The Production Manager is responsible for the activities and results of the production unit. He/she organises production globally, in coordination with the Industrial Manager and General Manager. He/she ensures manufacturing programs meet deadlines as wells as quality requirements. He/she supervises the various workshops and workstations (preparation, manufacturing, conditioning…). Constantly in close contact with the General Manager, he/she determines and validates general objectives established for the company.
Supply management and technical oversight of products through constant inspections
Establishment of scoreboards
Constant communication with suppliers to maximise performance
Advanced management, legal and finance skills
Technical knowledge of textiles
Proficiency using the production management system
Advanced skills in production processes and knowledge of associated IT tools
Ability to design, launch and manage projects
Ability to define a budget
Ability to supervise and lead a team Profile
Attention to detail and organisational skills
Ability to anticipate
Background and training in production and quality fields are most appropriate. However, business schools offer solid basics in management and finance.