Workroom Manager

Are you looking for an exciting new role working in a busy and creative environment?

Our client is seeking an experienced soft furnishings Workroom Manager with excellent curtain and blind making experience, in a professional capacity.

Due to continuing expansion, our client is now looking to hire an experienced Workroom Manager on a full-time basis, working on site at their busy London premises.

This company manufactures soft furnishings for the trade working with many of the UK’s top interior designers.

Although this role requires a largely managerial approach, the successful candidate must also have excellent hands-on experience of creating and making soft furnishings themselves, specifically curtains and blinds.

A minimum of 3 years’ professional experience is a must! Their in-house manufacturing team is very important to the business and the person who joins them must have a positive warm approach and be able to keep a cool, calm head during the busier times, with a hands-on approach in the workroom.

In return the successful applicant will be rewarded with a competitive salary and the potential to work towards a company bonus scheme.

Benefits...


  • Flexible hours, to be agreed
  • Pension
  • Free parking
  • Break area

About you...


  • Minimum 3 years senior sewing experience, both hand and machine
  • Experience of working at a management level within a workroom environment
  • Effective and supportive management of a team of in-house staff and out-workers
  • Comfortable with managing the work flow within a busy professional workroom
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional eye for detail
  • Quality control experience
  • Leads by example
  • Computer literate, MAC preferable

Key responsibilities include...


  • Working closely with the General Manager to ensure the smooth transition of orders and workflow through the business
  • Distributing the jobs to the manufacturing staff, both internal and external
  • Logging all manufactured items into the company computer system
  • Overseeing the quality control process of completed items
  • Ordering workroom components and logging their delivery
  • Assist with recording the deliveries of new fabric into the workroom and allocating it to the correct projects
  • Overseeing the day to day HR related duties for the in-house workroom team

How to Apply...

If you are interested in this role and would like to learn more our client would love to hear from you.

2 references required.

Must be eligible to work in the UK.

Start Date: Flexible.

Please attach an up to date copy of your CV to the link provided and we will be in direct contact.

Key words: Sort Furnishings, Curtains, Blinds, Manufacturing, Workroom Manager, Textiles, Trade Soft Furnishings



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £35k - 40k per year
  • Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: TAMH01
  • Posted: 2021-11-09 10:28:50 -

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