Production Manager

High Volume Sportswear/Dress Company looking for Production Manager.  Must have experience with precosting, negotiating final costing to meet margin goals, knowledge of garment construction.  Manage vendor compliance, approval and oversee weekly T & A and WIP.  Strong excel.  

Job Description:


 * Manage production life cycle from initial development through final production.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


   * Maintain Pre-costing by coordinating information from the Design, Textile, Trim, CAD and factory    quote

* Negotiate final costing to meet margin goal


* Manage vendor matrix with guidance from VP Production


* Interact cross functionally with Sales, Design and Technical teams


* Responsible for achieving/exceed margin goal


*  Influence, manage and facilitate the timely approval of components to support on time deliveries

* Responsible for on time deliveries


* Daily communication with vendors to ensure proper execution of all orders


* Manage production functions including vendor compliance, approval, system updates


* Oversee weekly T&A and WIP


Personal Skills:


* Strong follow up skills


* Ability to multitask and work under pressure


* Excellent organizational and communication skills


* Resourceful and self-motivated with excellent problem-solving skills


   * Detail oriented but always with an eye on the big picture




* Strong negotiating skills


* In depth knowledge of cost structure and retail math


* 5-8 year of experience in an apparel environment;


* PC literate (Outlook- Excel -Word)


* Strong written and verbal communication is a must


* Knowledge of garment construction and materials



Job Type: 
Full Time
Best New York NY
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