23 Jan, 2020
The Role Key Production role, managing the women’s apparel department within Country Road. Please note that this is a 12 month fixed term contract position. Key Responsibilities Develop and maintain strong professional relationships with agents and vendors, acting as the key contact for CR agents and vendors Strategic allocation of fashion products in conjunction with Design Manager/Designers and Merchandise Manager to appropriate vendors at option plan stage, to leverage best cost, workload and quality and delivery Strategic allocation of KVL producst in conjunction with Design Manager/Designers and Merchandise Manager, to appropriate vendors at option plan stage Ownership of the costing process once the Design team has completed line review Adhere to critical path timelines Lead and manage small team of Production Coordinators The Ideal Candidate has Extensive production experience ideally within fashion/apparel Product and manufacturing knowledge of apparel, preferably women’s Excellent relationship management experience Experience in dealing with quality raw materials Strong leadership ability Great planning and organisational skills Strong attention to detail and problem solving abilities Why work for us? A competitive remuneration package, including incentives Bi-annual product allowances and generous discounts for you and your immediate family on all Country Road, Mimco, Politix, Trenery and Witchery products. Further offers and discounts available at David Jones. Birthday roster day off Excellent career progression involving regular training and on the job development A genuine, open and high performing culture Opportunity to become involved in our Corporate Social Responsibility program, by supporting our community partnerships About Us Country Road has grown to become one of the best known and highly regarded clothing and retail brands in Australia and New Zealand. Country Road creates quality lifestyle products across Womenswear, Menswear, Childrenswear, Babywear and Homewares. Renowned for its commitment to style, quality and design, the fashion ranges are a celebration of all that’s vibrant and exciting about modern Australian living.
David Jones Augusta St, Willetton WA 6155, Australia