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Merchandising Services Manager

Merchandising Services
Guilford, Maine, United States

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • prepare production schedules and convey goals to the team
  • maintain work flow and schedule of the department
  • monitor efficiencies of the department
  • maintain sufficient supplies to meet production requirements
  • monitor budget through production levels, costs, purchases, overtime, etc
  • work directly with marketing team and assist with marketing materials
  • manage the launch of new products into the marketplace
  • provide support to the sales team
  • manage staff (safety, attendance, adherence to policies, reviews, corrective actions, etc)
  • have direct contact with internal/external customers in regard to fabric, delivery, and lead times
  • work with outside vendors as needed
  • work with human resources as needed
  • perform miscellaneous duties as necessary
  • follow safe work practices
  • support LEAN, safety, sustainability, and environmental initiatives


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES :

  • must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • supervisory experience
  • must be able to communicate in a professional manner, both verbally and in writing to all levels of the
  • organization, including management, manufacturing, customers, outside parties
  • must have strong attention to detail/excellent organizational skills
  • must be dependable, punctual, and adhere to attendance policy
  • understanding of fabric identification, ranges, styles, back from face and piece numbering system
  • work with confidential information
  • able to keep calm in trying situations
  • willingness to work overtime as needed
  • must have knowledge and experience with computer applications/printers
  • must adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • must be able to prioritize duties and multi task
  • must be cooperative and willing to learn new responsibilities
  • ability to work independently and part of a team


PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE :

  •  textile knowledge


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • must be able to lift between 5 and 10 pounds consistently (normal office work lifting) and up to 25
  • pounds or more occasionally
  • extensive walking and/or sitting may be required
  • extensive use of keyboards/computer terminals
Merchandising Services Manager
Merchandising Services
Guilford, Maine, United States

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