Production Manager for a Luxury Furniture Company 2019-06-21 2019-07-19 Adrem Group Limited https://adremgroup.com https://adremgroup.com/adremgroup.png

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Corrine Munro
Senior Consultant - Creative Support
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Production Manager for a Luxury Furniture Company

Creative Support
Ref: BBBH33294
FULL_TIMEPermanent
£ANNUM50000.0045000.0050000.00£45000.00 - £50000.00 / annum
City of London, London

A leading luxury furniture design company is seeking an experienced Production Manager to enhance their production efficiency via planning, coordination and relationship management. The company offers high end, international design services with innovative and precise techniques. This person will be confident, proactive, and experienced in the furniture production process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Control the production cost management, aligning overall profitability targets
  • Advise on construction matters during the design and manufacturing process
  • Provide feasibility advice and technical comment against workshop drawings
  • Research and recommend new production techniques
  • Implement quality control procedures to enforce a standard across all workshops and suppliers
  • Inspect the first new product deliveries to ensure standard is upheld
  • Ensure production team follows clear and efficient procedures
  • Monitor capacities in order to appropriately designate work to workshops/future plans
  • Oversee the production process, managing bespoke and retail furniture
  • Resource suitable new suppliers for all product categories
  • Oversee the on-site furniture installations in the UK and abroad
  • Provide guidance to ensure processes and projects are under control with minimal risk
  • Mentor team members and establish strong working relationships across workshops
  • Manage the Production team activities, ensuring workloads are prioritised and balanced
  • Keep on top of any potential issues, to resolve in time
  • Take overall responsibility for after sales care, including coordinating and controlling sales serviced/communication with workshops and clients

Key Skills:

  • Previous experience in a production/project role within the furniture industry
  • An understanding of the technical side of furniture production and process
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to delegate and provide support
  • Attention to detail with the ability to multitask over several different responsibilities
  • A team player with a clear and effective communication style
  • Persistent character with the ability to handle a heavy workload