College Entry Level
Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Process and results driven value oriented PreProduction Associate with an extensive amount of apparel experience in garment production. Position requires process knowledge including tech design, WIP management, development and calendar. Must be very organized and have an analytical approach to problem solving in a fast paced environment. Forward looking and focused on achieving corporate objectives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage assigned operational functions consistent with the strategic plan and vision for the department.
Oversee the overall production order and request from buyers
Daily general issue resolution and follow up with
Create or maintain time and action calendars as needed, track plan to actual on a task level, communicate with responsible parties and drive compliance to the plan.
Initiate shipping schedules with production department upon buyer commitment
Monitor production progress and shipping status with factories.
Maintain and track against project schedules and deliverables.
Control sample schedule and costing.
Work with Production Department to monitor production progress
Networking in the sourcing community.
Work with current factories and representatives of sourcing to improve factory efficiency and lower costs.
Coordinates the implementation of production and new developed orders.
Participate in cross-functional and multi-divisional team efforts, as assigned and fully represent the MIAS business and functional strategies to all groups or departments.
Create various reports in excel
College degree prefer
Prefer to 1+ years experience in garment/production industry and customer service
Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel
Proficiency with numbers and large amounts of data
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external partners
Good problem solving and technical writing skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
Bilingual: English and Korean/Chinese/Vietnamese