Apparel Production Assistant
Better Sweater Co, Knits and Fur Specialist.
Women's clothing line is seeking a full time garment production assistant to manage the relationship with overseas vendors. Candidate must have 2-3 years’ experience in this field. Must be reliable, able to communicate effectively, organized and with great follow up skills
Day to day tasks include but not limited to the following:
•Communicating in a daily basis with factories in China via e-mail and phone
•Communicating with overseas factories for coordination of orders
•Develop tech packs, updating/amending tech packs
•Reviewing fit/proto sample, pre-production samples and production samples
•Complete final review of all pre-production samples.
•Maintaining spreadsheets of production information.
•Make sure that all proper testing requirements are met for components, final product and packaging.
•Inputting data into computer such as tracking production, development and delivery schedule
•Follow up with customers and factory on samples, developments and deliveries
•Ensure that all pieces go through customs and have the correct duty rate
•Verifying customer’s purchase orders to place orders with suppliers
•Preparing of couriers, tracking couriers, open courier packages
•Send, log in/log out samples to sales reps and showrooms
•Provide information and samples to accounts
•Perform other duties as assigned.
- Understanding of garment construction, specs and production process
- Proficient with - Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word and Excel
- Photoshop and Illustrator
- Knowledge in specification sheets
- Must be very organized!
We need someone who can work on own initiative. Please go ahead and submit a cover letter, resume and references you have.