Independent Trading Company
Date Posted: 6/19/2017

Apparel Production Manager

  • Company: Independent Trading Company
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: San Clemente, CA
  • Required Exp: 5 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Independent Trading Company is seeking an experienced and dynamic Production Manager to join the team in our San Clemente, CA location.

ABOUT INDEPENDENT TRADING CO //
Building our roots in the action sports industry since 1987, Independent Trading Company is established as a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality custom and blank fleece for Screen Printers and Clothing Brands all over the world. It’s our mission to supply the best quality products for our customers, and develop long lasting relationships.

POSITION OVERVIEW //
Ideal candidate will possess strong organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a positive attitude.

Must be driven, motivated, and able to manage an account base of several customers.

Multi-tasking and prioritizing is key.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Manage Custom Product Development and Production Control of multiple customers
• Track style development & follow-up to ensure timely completion.
• Develop Cost sheets for the customer, reviewing all factory quotes for accuracy on fabric yield, fabric costs, trim costs,
embellishing costs, etc
• Review prototypes, lab dips, salesmen samples and production for accuracy according to the customer’s requirements.
• Understanding of apparel tech packs, size grading, embellishing, fabrications (knitted and woven), trims, construction, and
apparel manufacturing techniques
• Creating and/or revising style tech packs
• Review & maintain weekly WIP reports for factory and customer
• Create/maintain fabric/embellishment library and historical reference samples
• Create/maintain lab-dip and trims samples per customer account
• Organize/maintain customer samples, strike-offs, & fabric submits
• Prepare customer purchase orders for accounting processing
• Daily high-volume communications with overseas factories and domestic customers
• Possible yearly trips to overseas facilities to work with customers and our factories on immediate and future production needs
• Travel to meet with customer accounts -Primarily in the Southern California area but may also need to travel over night out of state.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION & SKILLS //
• Minimum of a 4-year degree (or 2 years of apparel education-specific to Apparel Development/Manufacturing through an
accredited apparel program-FIDM, FCC, etc.) or 5-years on the job experience in Apparel Production Management &
Manufacturing.
• Must be very familiar with MSOffice, primarily Excel
• Must be very familiar with Adobe Illustrator & Photo Shop (MAC preferred)
• Must have extensive knowledge of garment construction, materials, and manufacturing techniques for knits and wovens
• Must be reliable
• Must be able to lift 20Lbs +/- including up and down stairs

TO APPLY // Please submit resumes through Malakye

**NO PHONE INQUIRIES**

Perks

People
Date Posted: 6/19/2017

Apparel Production Manager

  • Company: Independent Trading Company
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:San Clemente, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Independent Trading Company is seeking an experienced and dynamic Production Manager to join the team in our San Clemente, CA location.

ABOUT INDEPENDENT TRADING CO //
Building our roots in the action sports industry since 1987, Independent Trading Company is established as a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality custom and blank fleece for Screen Printers and Clothing Brands all over the world. It’s our mission to supply the best quality products for our customers, and develop long lasting relationships.

POSITION OVERVIEW //
Ideal candidate will possess strong organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a positive attitude.

Must be driven, motivated, and able to manage an account base of several customers.

Multi-tasking and prioritizing is key.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Manage Custom Product Development and Production Control of multiple customers
• Track style development & follow-up to ensure timely completion.
• Develop Cost sheets for the customer, reviewing all factory quotes for accuracy on fabric yield, fabric costs, trim costs,
embellishing costs, etc
• Review prototypes, lab dips, salesmen samples and production for accuracy according to the customer’s requirements.
• Understanding of apparel tech packs, size grading, embellishing, fabrications (knitted and woven), trims, construction, and
apparel manufacturing techniques
• Creating and/or revising style tech packs
• Review & maintain weekly WIP reports for factory and customer
• Create/maintain fabric/embellishment library and historical reference samples
• Create/maintain lab-dip and trims samples per customer account
• Organize/maintain customer samples, strike-offs, & fabric submits
• Prepare customer purchase orders for accounting processing
• Daily high-volume communications with overseas factories and domestic customers
• Possible yearly trips to overseas facilities to work with customers and our factories on immediate and future production needs
• Travel to meet with customer accounts -Primarily in the Southern California area but may also need to travel over night out of state.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION & SKILLS //
• Minimum of a 4-year degree (or 2 years of apparel education-specific to Apparel Development/Manufacturing through an
accredited apparel program-FIDM, FCC, etc.) or 5-years on the job experience in Apparel Production Management &
Manufacturing.
• Must be very familiar with MSOffice, primarily Excel
• Must be very familiar with Adobe Illustrator & Photo Shop (MAC preferred)
• Must have extensive knowledge of garment construction, materials, and manufacturing techniques for knits and wovens
• Must be reliable
• Must be able to lift 20Lbs +/- including up and down stairs

TO APPLY // Please submit resumes through Malakye

**NO PHONE INQUIRIES**

Perks

Date Posted: 6/19/2017

Apparel Production Manager

  • Company: Independent Trading Company
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:San Clemente, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available