Jobs

Operations Manager (8 months maternity cover)

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our Essex HQ in Southend-On-Sea

We are looking for someone to cover a key role for an 8 month period, starting mid/end August. Full time hours are 9-5, Monday-Friday, with overtime when necessary.

This role is essentially to ensure the smooth running of areas where deliveries, orders, production timelines and stock is affected and to maintain all deadlines and weekly/daily tasks and procedures.

Key roles

– Inputting new sales orders into the system and raising customer confirmations
– Booking deliveries and collections for a variety of wholesale customers – shipping guidelines vary dependant on customers shipping rules and regs
– Monitoring production and delivery timelines and then cross referencing against sales orders and delivery dates
– Monitoring sampling deadline and keeping the customer updated with timeframes where necessary
– Planning the packing of multiple lines and quantities with the warehouse against labour hours available. Constantly monitoring the plan against actual results to achieve or better targets and efficiency.
– Preparing customs paperwork for international shipments
– Maintaining and updating all schedules for wholesale and deliveries and providing management with updates of additions, amendments etc…

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Operations Manager’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com

Creative Content Manager

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our new London office, with some time also spent at our Essex HQ.

Do you have great marketing ideas, are you creative, sociable, pro-active and have relevant knowledge of the industry? We are looking for a Creative Content Manager to join our ever-growing team and create fun, engaging and brand relevant content. We would love to hear from you. Here are the key requirements for the role:

Responsibilities

– Develop a content strategy in line with marketing targets
– You will also be involved in concept creation as part of the design process each season, as well as seasonal marketing lookbooks, campaigns etc…
– Optimize content in line with sales and category targets
– Develop an editorial Calendar in line with key events/public holidays/product launches
– Manage budgets
– Experience with social media
– Generate new marketing ideas within all aspects of the business

– Develop great relationships with influencers, bloggers, models and photographers
– You will also be involved in other brand events throughout the year; events, collaborations, shoots etc…

Skills
– Proven experience in generating content
– Attention to detail
– Good organization skills
– Pro active attitude to work
– Basic photography skills are desirable, but not essential

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Creative Content Manager’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com

 

Product Developer

Full time, Mon-Fri. Salary is dependent upon experience

Location: This job will be based at our Essex HQ in Southend-On-Sea

Do you have an eye for detail and experience with fashion manufacturing? We are looking for an experienced Product Developer to join our ever-growing team!

Responsibilities

– In depth knowledge of local UK factories and experience of working with short orders
– Ability to create a sample from a sketch while maintaining the integrity of the design concept
– Ensures products are engineered to cost standards and negotiates cost in line with margin expectations
– Communicates changes to achieve final fit and construction to meet Brand requirements
– Track designs from proto stage to finished sample, ensuring that all relevant worksheets are updated
– Maintain critical path ensuring that development deadlines are achieved
– Liaise with raw material suppliers (Fabric & Trim, Special Fabric, Embroidery) to plan overall development activity

– Manage the product specification sheets from creation to production handover
– Prior to fabric allocation, provide initial calculations to monitor cost, margin and organize regular reviews through the development process

– Work together with Raw Material suppliers to monitor the sampling and ensure appropriate sheets are prepared and completed for handover to Production team
– Oversee the sampling process for look book and commercial collections

– Managing the production of all outsourced samples: working with the Production Manager to plan the factory allocation, liaising with the factories, preparing sample packs and ensuring the samples are delivered on time and on target

– Assist design with fabric sourcing to ensure margins are hit

– Oversee the creation of styles and entry of initial BOM data into Zedonk prior to sales and handover to Production team

– Liaising with the Production team on the handover from development to production ensuring all relevant information is supplied, assisting with any development queries

Skills
– Experience within fast paced commercial or supplier environment
– You must have an understanding of manufacturing, textiles and garment construction
– Have the ability to work alone as well as in a team
– Be able to work under tight deadlines and cope with pressure
– Flexible approach to be able to adjust to the constantly changing needs of the business

– Highly organized with good prioritization skills

– Confident and clear communication skills; both verbal and written to work productively alongside other Product teams and external suppliers

– Computer proficiency in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

– An enthusiastic, self-motivated and positive personality

 

To apply, email your CV and covering letter with the subject title ‘Product Developer’ to: jobs@theraggedpriest.com