Creative Apparel Production Manager adept at product development, design change and cost tracking to adhere to budgetary guidelines. Proficient in the use of design software to further expedite project completions. Specialise in applying creative approaches to design whilst managing daily production staff activities.
Â• Considerable product design experience Â• Exceptional knowledge of design software programmes and applications Â• Ability to implement quality assurance standards whilst meeting production deadlines Â• Solid understanding of the use of Adobe Photoshop and related programmes Â• Strong ability to motivate employees Â• Ability to work flexible schedules, including overtime as necessary Â• Impressive multitasking skills
May 2005 to September 2006 Manchester Manufacturing Â— Manchester, UK Apparel Production Manager Â• Coordinated with other offices to ensure consistency in apparel production. Â• Set monthly production quotas and tracked production in real-time. Â• Oversaw inventory of fabric and related supplies. Â• Prepared sales samples per client requests. September 2006 to November 2008 Smart Fashions Â— Manchester, UK Apparel Production Manager Â• Reviewed equipment performance reports. Â• Maintained contact with clients to ensure timely fulfilment of orders. Â• Prepared purchase orders, invoices and budget reports. Â• Routinely inspected staff work areas. February 2009 to August 2013 Riverfront Fashion Design Â— Manchester, UK Apparel Production Manager Â• Reviewed production sketches. Â• Periodically updated production specifications. Â• Set team objectives. Â• Addressed quality control issues. August 2013 to Present ABC Manufacturing Â— Manchester, UK Apparel Production Manager Â• Set production schedules and established production specifications. Â• Checked finished apparel for sise accuracy. Â• Performed fabric tests to ensure quality compliance. Â• Oversaw daily facility activities. Â• Ensured that all facility maintenance procedures were followed.
2005 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Applied Management2009 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Business Administration