An established Wholesale Manufacturer of branded and licensed children’s apparel in NYC is looking to fill a Production Coordinator position. This person will be responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient production process, from sourcing raw materials, to deliver of finished products. They will work closely with the production team, suppliers, and other departments to ensure that deadlines are met, quality standards are adhered to and costs are controlled.
Duties & Responsibilities
- Liaise with suppliers and ensure timely delivery of raw materials, trims, and accessories.
- Monitor production schedules and work closely with production team to ensure timely completion of orders.
- Track and report progress of production to relevant departments.
- Identify potential issues that may impact production timelines and communicate to relevant parties.
- Work closely with quality control team to ensure that products meet quality standards.
- Coordinate logistics and shipping for finished products.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and vendors.
- Assist in cost control measures to ensure profitability.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, or related field.
- 2+ years of experience in production coordination in the apparel industry. Childrens experience a plus.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)
- Must be willing to work in the office 5 days/week.