Sample Production Manager Job Description

Job Description

Since [CompanyX] began, we’ve aspired to deliver quality, sophisticated clothing to our customers worldwide. Over time, our passion for style and service has set us apart and helped us thrive, and we’re excited for what’s next. We’re seeking to hire a Production Manager to support the production of all sweaters, managing final cost, placement, delivery, and communication of product changes.

Objectives of this Role

  • Manage production schedule for on-time delivery
  • Take an active role in factory production planning
  • Identify and address key concerns that may alter or impact on-time delivery
  • Manage shipping schedule for on-time delivery

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Create and manage WIP report for development tracking
  • Provide status reports to direct manager
  • Drive daily development process through communication with global vendors throughout product’s lifecycle
  • Partner with design team for product development approval
  • Partner with internal teams to engineer products within cost parameter
  • Track development milestones to meet set deadlines

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 6 years experience within a production/product management capacity
  • Experience in global sourcing, managing time and actions, and managing product cycle
  • Experience negotiating with multiple vendors to meet a specified budget

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knack for building strong relationships with vendors
  • Proficient in PC applications, especially MS Excel
  • Ability to manage a team efficiently and effectively