Outdoor Voices is looking for a Production Manager to support and track the success of OV’s sourcing strategies. Reporting to the Senior Manager of Production, you’ll manage the production process from order placement, through manufacturing and delivery of finished goods to ensure on-time delivery of quality garments.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all vendor communication regarding day-to-day production
  • Maintain positive and productive relationships with our suppliers; understanding their capabilities, capacity, and T&A, as well as opportunities for improvement
  • Monitor monthly capacity versus actual volume with company vendor base
  • Plan and track raw materials booking, allocation, and delivery to ensure required delivery dates are met. Monitor and report on raw material inventories staged at suppliers
  • Develop and manage KPI’s to evaluate the performance of all strategic vendors
  • Build strong cross function relationships with internal and external partners and ensure a streamlined flow of information to relevant stakeholders
  • Actively participate in or lead weekly cross-functional meetings to drive execution of product creation calendar
  • Manage a Production Associate and Sample Coordinator as direct reports
  • Travel to factories as appropriate

Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of relevant production experience, athletic apparel experience preferred
  • Experience in domestic and overseas production is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience relaying clear, concise information across departments and fostering collaborative relationships with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to remain focused in a fast-paced environment and approach change with adaptability
  • Detailed oriented with strong analytical and numerical skills and a proven creative problem solver
  • Strong working knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, Gmail, Google docs, and preferably an ERP/PLM system
  • Experience with Oracle NetSuite is a plus