Production Associate

Spanx Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 3 weeks ago


Spanx is a brand for women, by women. We obsess comfort, deliver results and ensure you look as good as you feel. We think forward, and give back. We believe that we are stronger together. And together, we will make the world a better placeone butt at a time.

The Production Associate will execute end-to-end product management to achieve development milestones, margin goals and effective issue resolution. The successful candidate will be highly organized, proactive and comfortable with taking ownership of various projects; communicate effectively - with a sense of urgency when necessary - to internal and external stakeholders to deliver assignments accurately and on time. He/she will be an effective problem-solver who interacts with vendors and team members with integrity and openness as a key member of the Production team.


You'll love it because you will:

  • Manage daily individual supplier relationships as it relates to:

  • Executing and delivering on all key TNA dates and development deadlines (fits, commit dates, production start dates, etc)

  • Costing and price negotiations

  • Communication and management of factory capacity planning / forecasting / seasonal projections

  • Review and challenge WIP reports

  • Review product QA inspection and TOP test reports; Review/resolve issues

  • Resolve vendor disputes claims, RTV, fabric and trim liabilities

  • Onboard new vendors to Spanx requirements at each stage of development, production, packing and shipping

  • Facilitate Vendor Set Up information: NDA, Manufacturing Agreement and Shipping & Logistics Guide

  • Manage factory compliance audits through Third Party Provider; Address CAP where needed

  • Partner cross functionally with Development team (PD, Design, Tech Design, Merchandising) to achieve product development milestones, margin goals, and to resolve issues as they arise

  • Work closely with Inventory Planning on purchase order entry and updates as it relates to costing and ship date changes


You'll be a contender if you have:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in apparel production or product development

  • Basic understanding of product development and production processes

  • Working knowledge of retail math

  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel

  • Strong attention to detail and follow through

  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks

  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally

  • A Bachelor's Degree

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