“The product is fun and lets me flex my creative muscles every season, but the best part of working here honestly, is the team. The people I work with are amazing, and that counts for a lot in the design industry!”
There’s a little bit of magic in the air at Gymboree Group. We’re focusing on our future, from evolving our brands to transforming the way we work together. We may be grown-ups, but we’re all about celebrating children and the people who care for them. We love to collaborate to find new ways to make our customers smile. Have great ideas? We want to hear them. Want to try a new approach? Let’s do it. Come join the fun at our home office!
What You’ll Do
In this role, you will be responsible for the cost, quality and delivery of product for the department. They will own the end to end costing process each season including: pre-costing sub-class analysis, leading at DV/Paso meeting, owning costing meetings, and placement finalization with the Manager. The Assistant Production Manager will partner with Quality and Product Safety / Regulatory Compliance teams on concerns balancing design and merchant needs with Company requirements. This role will ensure all deadlines are met and issues resolved to meet in store date for your product and effectively communicate to internal and external partners' status of production, approvals and deliveries. The ideal candidate will maintain core responsibilities with minimal supervision and be accountable for work commitments and outcomes. The Assistant Production Manager will identify and proactively engage manager and cross-functional partners when issues arise. S/he will travel to vendors to understand pre-production and production process and gain knowledge of garment construction and manufacturing methods as well as build partnerships with agent and vendors. They will also engage in 2-way product development.
What You’ll Bring
Why You’ll Love Working With Us
Let’s Talk Perks!
More About Us
Gymboree Group, Inc. is a specialty retailer, operating stores with high-quality clothes and accessories for children. Our family of brands includes Gymboree, Janie and Jack, and Crazy 8. Since our start in 1976, we have grown from offering mom-and-baby classes in the San Francisco Bay Area to currently operating over 900 retail stores in the United States and Canada, along with franchises around the world. We believe that respect for the customer, respect for the brand, and respect for each other are at the core of everything we do.
Gymboree Group, Inc. is unable to provide relocation assistance for this position.
Principals Only. EOE. No phone calls please.
71 Stevenson Street
San Francisco, CA 94105