Production Delivery Manager

Planning & Processes GuimarĂ£es, Portugal


Description

THE ROLE

We are looking for a Production Delivery Manager that will be responsible for managing brand production processes end-to-end; including creation and active management of the production schedule, risk assessment, staffing needs (non-creative roles), data capture and asset delivery. 

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Be responsible for planning, controlling and reporting brand production processes end-to-end; includes creation and active management of the production schedule, risk assessment, staffing needs (non-creative roles), data capture and asset delivery
  • Work closely with the project manager to gather key inputs from client, engaging with key contacts at the client as needed
  • Assume Ownership of key production documents (i.e. product Masterfile, barcodes Masterfile, etc.)
  • Liaise with key teams at Farfetch to ensure alignment and delivery on schedule (production, creative, content, operations)
  • Manage production partners, as needed (i.e. studio partners, post-production partners etc.)
  • Coordinates and provides direction to production teams
  • Deal with day-to-day production operations with brands - includes new collections (currently in production) as well as collections already online
  • Reporting to relevant stakeholders
  • Managing Production budget
  • Training and Onboarding newcomers

 

WHO YOU ARE

  • An experienced manager in a successful production operation (including post production) with a thorough understanding of workflows, tools & systems, and talent required
  • A creative problem solver, able to resolve problems under pressure and calmly.
  • Client facing
  • Project management skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in English
  • Must be well organized, proactive and goal oriented
  • Strong attention to details
  • Availability to travel for short periods of time