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Sourcing and Production Manager - Auckland, NZ Based | Sydney_Australia


Are you a Kiwi looking to relocate home? Head up Sourcing & Production for this true retail leader in fashion, creating high-street inspired fashion.

About the Company:
A true retail leader for fashion, creating high-street inspired fashion at an affordable price point based in AUCKLAND, NZ. This team has an iconic sub-culture within the wider business - They are known for their ‘family values’, celebrating the wins of the team, respecting others views & ideas, and sharing of business vision and goals.

About the Role:
This is a high pressured, fast-paced fashion Sourcing & Production team and you will be responsible for all parts of sourcing, production and financial management of product including supplier management, logistics and negotiation.
  • To determine and manage the most efficient production strategy to suit the business model while delivering quality and improved delivery timeframes and gross profit
  • To deliver on the supplier diversification strategy, reducing reliance on China suppliers
  • Manage the key ‘speed’ programmes, actively managing fabric commitments
  • To manage the production process to ensure all critical path deadlines are met and budgeted GP targets are met or exceeded
  • Translating the Buyer’s vision for quality garments into a profitable reality
  • Regular international and domestic travel will be required - once we are able to again
  • In conjunction with the CEO, you will develop, monitor, and manage operating plans and financial budgets that support the long-term strategy
About You:
  • You are incredibly self-motivated, goal-oriented, detail-focused and tenacious
  • Have a relevant Fashion qualification and experience working inside a fast-paced retail apparel support office
  • Strong leadership skills and a passion for coaching & developing team members
  • Have had stong international factory experience & negotiation skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, to prioritise, and handle pressure in a calm manner
  • Sound knowledge of garment construction and knowledge of all fabrics & apparel categories
  • Ability to work with urgency in a fast-paced and demanding environment
DUE TO CURRENT BORDER RESTRICTIONS, TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN YOUR APPLICATION WE ARE LOOKING FOR CANDIDATES THAT ARE NZ CITIZENS.

They are looking for someone to join that will live and breathe the business & team values, someone who is collaborative in their approach while leading & developing their team and most importantly, you love to work hard whilst having fun! Please click "Apply Now" or contact Rachel on 02 8001 1808.

JOB REFERENCE #3136774

Category: Buying

Location: Sydney_Australia

Work Type: Full-Time

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