Textile Project Manager

£25000 - £40000 per annum
07 Dec 2017
04 Jan 2018
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity for a bright individual to join the team as a Project Manager to work for an inspiring collaboration project with a well-known high-end textile producer/distributor. You will be a second-hand for the lead designers and help with management of product development process.

Smart and efficient you will develop and own the day-to-day business with top industry leaders and ensure that great work happens. Always organised, always proactive, always hungry to add value and always with a resilient, can-do attitude. If it sounds like you please apply now!

This company is a spin of an established architecture and design studio by a highly awarded Russian architecture and interior design studio. The company has many noted accomplishments in the bespoke design of private homes and apartments to commercial projects and public city spaces. This year sees the launch of London's new studio, which will offer a bespoke range of furniture and interior pieces for the burgeoning market.

Key responsibilities are:
- working with design and sales team, buyers and suppliers;
- visiting factories and managing orders from retail and wholesale customers;
- attending conferences and exhibitions to build contacts;
- dealing with suppliers in the UK and overseas;
- setting and checking quality standards, prices and delivery times;
- helping create and promote the brand;
- having an enthusiasm for design and working with key decision makers to deliver exceptional projects.

Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelors degree is essential (Europe/American education is an advantage).
- Relevant education (textiles production or fashion and textile management) will be beneficiary but not a must.
- 3+ years project management experience is a must (preferably in furniture & textile industry).

Key skills:
- Fluent in English & Russian (written & verbal).
- French language is an advantage.
- Willing to travel UK wide and Europe.
- Strong interpersonal skills, being be able to communicate with customers and key stakeholders at all levels.
- Highly organised with good route planning, budgeting and time management skills.
- Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines.
- Advanced level of IT literacy.
- Right to work in the UK without restrictions.

If you are interested - please enclose your CV (in English) and cover letter.

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