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Production Coordinator

Listing ID: 1120959

Production Coordinator

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: People Marketing
Location: Manchester, North West, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
Specified Hours: To be agreed
Start Date: ASAP
Reference Number: 11732 JJ
Salary: Up to 30K
Twitter Handle: @peoplemarket1ng
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 6 days 7 hours
About: People Marketing Fashion Recruitment (est. 1989) is a boutique recruitment agency specialising in the fashion & lifestyle industry.
We recruit for a diverse range of vacancies in the UK and internationally, including jobs in design, technical, quality, sourcing, production, sales, buying & merchandising and ecommerce.

The majority of our consultants have first-hand industry experience, and our team are passionate and knowledgeable about the industry and the individuals who work in it. We have an extensive network of candidates built up over the last 25 years.
We have an impressive client list of retailers, brands and suppliers within fashion & textiles.

We are proud of our reputation for providing a high quality personalised service, and for placing the right candidates in successful long term career opportunities. Our business continues to grow through recommendations from candidates and clients.

Come and join one of Manchester’s fastest-growing womenswear brands which will offer you quick career progression.  They are looking to recruit a Wholesale Merchandiser to come on board and manage the production and orders for key wholesale customers. You will have excellent organisational skills, the ability to multi task and a passion for product and customers.  My client is looking for an established Import/ Wholesale Merchandiser who will be eager to hit the ground running.

Production Coordinator - The Role:

  • Job holder is responsible for the management of the Wholesale customer account to ensure that the Production/Merchandising function is effectively controlled within the agreed business strategy. 
  • Responsible for leading their team to drive effective performance management, identify customer requirements whilst ensuring targets and margin is achieved.
  • Conducts critical path analysis to provide insights and reports for internal meetings.
  • Ensures productive relationship between the customer, merchandising function and all other business areas to ensure goals are achieved.
  • Supplies the Merchandiser Manager with the accurate data and offers solutions to enable informed decisions and planning.  
  • Checking all details on the customers contract/manual and passing on all relevant details to the supplier to ensure all stock delivered is compliant. 
  • Updating and meticulously monitoring the critical path to identify any potential for slippage.
  • Proactive identifying production and supply difficulties and dealing with any problems/delays as they arise so as to minimise the risk off cancellation or debits.
  • Responsible for the co-ordination of all critical path milestones to ensure accurate invoicing.

Production Coordinator - The Person:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience of a similar role in a fast-paced fashion environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Communicates effectively and confidently at all levels promoting a positive, can-do and professional attitude at all times
  • Time management skills in order to prioritise workload
  • Demonstrates strong eye for detail, methodical approach and data accuracy
  • Highly analytical with advanced Excel skills and computer literate 
  • Team management experience 
  • Excellent organisation skills essential and the ability to multi task
  • As a Wholesale Merchandiser you should be highly motivated, with technical flair, excellent communication skills and a can-do attitude.

If you want to be part of this fast growing, exciting e-tailer then please get in touch.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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