Lizzie Fortunato Is Hiring A Production Manager In New York, NY

Lizzie Fortunato is a NYC-based accessories line that produces high-end jewelry and leather goods and is distributed by more than 80 retailers worldwide.
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Lizzie Fortunato is a NYC-based accessories line that produces high-end jewelry and leather goods and is distributed by more than 80 retailers worldwide. The company was inducted into the CFDA in 2015 and has been featured in The New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle and Vogue, and has been worn by Anne Hathaway, Jessica Alba, Julianne Moore, Rosie Huntington-Whitley, and Leandra Medine. Lizzie Fortunato also operates a direct lifestyle channel “Fortune Finds” that features one-of-a-kind home-wares alongside curated lifestyle and art pieces.

Lizzie Fortunato is hiring a NYC-based Production Manager who will lead the brand’s domestic and international jewelry production and inventory management. The Production Manager will also be managing an assistant production manager who will aide in the below responsibilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

Ensure high quality production on seasonal collections (3x / year):

  • Work closely with design team during sampling process to source and develop components and new styles and accurately price them in company’s internal database
  • Receive orders from wholesale team and order all supplies and materials for seasonal collection production, including sourcing new materials where required
  • Coordinate with domestic and international vendors to ensure accurate and on-time project delivery
  • Organize and delegate projects to Lizzie Fortunato assembly team and ensure timely & quality completion within budget expectations.
  • Transport components and production projects between different members of the assembly line (and / or manage junior team members in this role)
  • Identify new vendors to absorb new projects, by skill set and capacity
  • Track a range of projects to ensure on-time, on-budget and quality delivery of 50+ styles at once
  • Develop and implement a strong understanding of quality control standards for Lizzie Fortunato product
  • Aggregate final, ready-to-ship product, including quality control, in order to fulfill seasonal orders on a timely basis with top quality product

Fulfill seasonal wholesale orders for boutiques and department stores:

  • Assist with wholesale fulfillment (in-house) with strong attention to detail around quality and quantity
  • Communicate with wholesale team to confirm shipping information, transmitting packing lists, commercial invoices, and invoices for payment at time of shipping, including via EDI

Qualifications:

  • Industry experience required; production-specific experience a plus
  • Passion for Lizzie Fortunato brand and small / start-up setting
  • Eager, self-starter with a positive attitude and an ability to creatively solve problems
  • Extreme attention to detail; ability to multitask and prioritize and to work efficiently and accurately in a fast-paced environment
  • Stellar communication skills & confidence to tackle any project
  • Microsoft office suite with a high level of comfort in excel

Salary:

  • Competitive with potential for frequent reviews / raises
  • Health insurance available after 6 months
  • 401k after 12 months
  • Generous vacation and other perks 

To Apply: Please send your resume to kathryn@lizziefortunato.com, subject line Production Manager.