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Production Planning Coordinator

Aviation, Dorval, Quebec, Canada Req #80
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Since 1957 Joseph Ribkoff has been successfully designing collections for women around the world who lead busy lifestyles. The company and collections have been constantly evolving to meet the multidimensional needs of today's women. Joseph Ribkoff stands out as one of the leading designers in Canadian fashion industry for nearly 60 years and over 62 international markets.

Reporting to the Planning & System Engineering Director, the Production Planning Coordinator is responsible for supporting the production department, overseeing the proper workflow of our production process; prioritizing tasks and insuring timely deliveries to customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and send the production priority list on a weekly basis

  • Create and maintain a master schedule for production manufacturing that satisfies customer delivery

  • Follow-up on style’s fit approval, purchase order deliveries and fabric tests

  • Plan the weekly production schedule according to style corrections, sales, fabric and trims availability/delivery and communicate that plan to the production department

  • Revise the production plan according to trims/fabric delays, garment tests, production issues, capacity overloads etc.

  • Communicate with traffic and the trims and fabric purchasing department in order to prioritize rush purchase orders

  • Inform management and recommend alternatives on how the requested demand could be satisfied

  • Respond to all inquiries from our Customer Service department

  • Send weekly reports to the manager (bestsellers, hots, left to cut reports)

  • Execute styles and/or carryover transfers

  • Sell out or discard styles and/or colors

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of pertinent work experience; fashion industry experience is considered an asset

  • College diploma; further education or certification is preferred

  • Bilingual (English and French)

  • Highly effective verbal communication and collaborative skills

  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel

  • Strong organizational/time management skills

  • Organized and able to prioritize

  • Detailed oriented and meticulous

Joseph Ribkoff is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Aviation, Dorval, Quebec, Canada