Production Coordinator

Production Coordinator

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11533 KK

Job Description

Production Coordinator


Salary Circa £25,000 DOE

Looking for a driven and pro-active candidate to join a fast paced team within a successful fashion supply business, to look after one of their biggest high street account as a Production Coordinator.

This is an initial 6 month contract with a possibility of becoming permanent if the successful person really makes their mark on the team.

You will be working with UK manufacturers and be accountable for a large number of orders, working at a fast pace. The position is to work across a trend led, jerseywear fashion for mens and womenswear. I am looking for an extremely organised, highly analytical and commercially astute professional to join this dynamic team and successful company.

  • To understand customer requirements (Reading through manuals, etc)
  • Critical path maintenance (Internal and external)
  • To liaise with the customer
  • Chasing and processing fabric and trim lab dips
  • Trimming all styles with the customer
  • Ordering of raw materials, I.e. Buttons, labels, tickets
  • Fabric testing requirements, customer test systems, care label ordering
  • Chasing and processing customer size breakdowns
  • Preparation of order confirmation sheets and raising purchase orders with factories.
  • Chasing suppliers for samples and liaising with them about quality, price and delivery times.
  • Keeping track of all orders to the critical path to ensure customers receive deliveries on time for each style ordered.
  • To proactively develop relationships with customers and factories.

Production Coordinator – The Person:

  • Looking for a confident, self-motivated Production Coordinator with proven experience in a similar role and excellent interpersonal/communication skills. 3 years experience is ideal.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment and handling important accounts
  • Previous critical path management experience is essential as is the ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative. 
  • Highly organised, methodical and process driven.
  • Sound technical abilities with regards to garment construction will be an advantage.
  • The essential skills required for this role are excellent communication, administration, accuracy and numeracy skills and being well organised, highly enthusiastic and self-motivated.

Please apply with your updated CV to Quoting our reference: 11533 KK


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