Production Manager Job at Everpress | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Production Manager
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

We are seeking a hands on and proactive Production Manager to ensure that all orders are processed and delivered on time, within budget and exceeding client expectations. You will be highly organised and well versed in both operations, logistics and production planning.

About EVERPRESS
We are a global marketplace and platform giving creators the tools to manufacture, promote, sell and distribute their own limited-edition apparel through pre-order campaigns (and helping shoppers make better buying decisions in the process).
Our mission is to champion creativity, supporting grassroots creators while reducing the waste in fashion. Think ASOS for the new generation.
We are an ambitious, tight-knit and happy bunch who get together and get stuff done out of our lovely Dalston office (right behind the best coffee shop in London). A typical week involves fruit bowls, team sports, trips to the pub and free-lunch Fridays. ✌️�

Your duties
  • Organising daily workflow to ensure that daily orders (campaigns) are processed swiftly, efficiently and within budget.
  • Reporting printer performance and production capacity on a weekly basis to the Head of Production
  • Implement quality standards and ensure output meets internal quality standards and that due diligence is applied at all times to the manufacture and packaging of the product
  • Produce order status reports and also future production plans to other departments so as to plan their related activities according
  • Constantly review and implement new processes and structure to improve quality, lead-times and deliveries.
  • Manage bulk productions from order placement to on-time delivery of products to our clients
Suppliers Relationship
  • Ongoing assessment of existing supplier base and sourcing of new suppliers
  • Work with and support printing facilities and garment suppliers on direct production and team matters, including technical challenges, process improvements, client requirements, health & safety, and training identification/delivery.
  • Oversee supplier relationships to ensure all suppliers meet and maintain delivery, quality and margin expectations. Communicate with them regularly to clarify all priorities and technical details.
  • Ensure all admin, invoices & reporting are kept up to date
  • Ensure that costing and margin targets are met across the department
Sustainability (People and Planet)
  • Sustainability, inclusivity & wellbeing are at the core of our People & Culture offering. This role will be involved in ensuring that these fundamentals run through everything we do.
  • Work hand in hand with the relevant team members to complete B-corp roadmap tasks related to your department
  • Work hand in hand with the team to ensure the organisation-wide inclusion, wellbeing and culture strategies with consistent core elements that drive towards delivering the overarching shift required.

Background and skills
  • 3-4 years of experience in production role
  • Proficient in MS Office and ERP softwareGood attention to detail with an analytical and methodical approach to tasks
  • First hand experience in managing people in an operational environment
  • A natural ability to build rapport and a great working relationship with the team
  • Familiar with analysis, numbers and managing the costing process
  • Experience of managing large volume of production
Bonus Experience
  • Knowledge of international supply chain
  • Commercially minded and keen to grow with the business
  • Able to drive process improvements and create regular and ad hoc reports

Benefits:
  • We're a creative bunch (DJ's / graphic designers / musicians / zine owners)
  • Competitive salary and share options. We all share in Everpress' success
  • Employee Assistance Programme with Health Assured for employees and their family. We also have trained Mental Health First Aiders in the business
  • A plant filled, relaxed working environment and dog friendly office
  • Weekly team lunch, drinks and fruit bowls on tap (post covid)
  • Employee discounts towards high street retailers, restaurants and experience days & Free t-shirts for family and friends
  • Weekly team socials and company away days and team experiences (post covid)
  • Early Friday finishes; Summer Hours; 25+ days holiday, activism days
  • Flexible Working Policy and Remote work available and . You just need to live in a (+/-3h) BST time zone and be able to come on a monthly basis to the HQ (post Covid). This said, being based in London (or nearby) is a plus

Skills Required

  • Production
  • Microsoft Office
  • Ergonomics

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