The Arrivals is seeking a Production Manager to run all steps of product development for our outerwear collection. In this role, you will work with and report directly to the Senior Designer, and Creative Director.
Our product development team works in rapid iteration, quickly executing from idea to final sample, launching to market in less than six months. Communication with outside vendors and daily correspondences with vendors around the world will be essential to your day-to-day success. You must be passionate with an obsessive eye for detail.
You will bring designs from to life and manage the product lifecycle through actual production. This is a highly entrepreneurial role that requires a driven and very organized individual.
To apply, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- This is a mid-level role. The right candidate will move quickly and assume greater and greater responsibility.
- 2-5 years experience, particularly in contemporary outerwear.
- Manage domestic and overseas sourcing, development and production.
- Source raw material and new factories
- Manage the product lifecycle for our apparel.
- Negotiate costs with mills and factories
- Maintain detailed calendars, line sheets, costing tools
- Maintain sample library for all work in process for both development and production
- Work with our design and technical team on product development
- Work closely with production and logistics team to ensure timely delivery
- Development and management of garment QC’ing process.
- Team Player: Excellent communication skills and highly organized
- Geek out on the Details: Analytical with a passion for problem solving.
- Entrepreneurial Spirit: Driven attitude with creative thinking skills
- Good in a Pinch: Elevated Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment to meet product development and production goals
- Smart Cookie: Advance experience with Microsoft Excel
- A little Scrappy: Experience working with many cultures and cross-functional teams
- Cool as a Cucumber: Comfortable (and ideally experienced) with frequent domestic and international travel
- Elevated Style: minimal aesthetic and a Belief that good design makes life better.
Created by industry outsiders with a shared passion for creating the highest quality products and design, The Arrivals is a premier NYC based outerwear brand founded in the pursuit of redrafting outerwear. The Arrivals has no physical stores, no middlemen driving up prices and no markups. Instead, we carefully craft each of our outerwear pieces and sell them exclusively at THEARRIVALS.com. Steadfast on design rooted in architecture and product design, perfected fit and irreverent materiality, we are a brand doing outerwear staples and retail differently.
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