Superior Group of Companies™, formerly Superior Uniform Group, established in 1920, is a combination of companies that help customers unlock the power of their brands by creating extraordinary brand experiences for employees and customers. It provides customized support for each of its divisions through its shared services model.
Fashion Seal Healthcare®, HPI™ and CID Resources are signature uniform brands of Superior Group of Companies. Each is one of America’s leading providers of uniforms and image apparel in the markets it serves. They specialize in innovative uniform program design, global manufacturing, and state-of-the-art distribution. Every workday, more than 6 million Americans go to work wearing a uniform from Superior Group of Companies.
The Global Production Administrative Manager is responsible for coordination and administration of all contractor production activities in all global locations. The responsibilities would encompass the period from PO issuance to product receipt in SGC DC through vendor payment. Activities would include production scheduling, capacity planning, logistics and vendor payment.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinates purchase order releases with the Inventory Managers to ensure a balanced flow of production orders through vendor factories
Regularly communicates with: vendors to discuss production-related issues and to gather information on any issues occurring in the country where their factories reside that may affect product deliveries; inventory managers to discuss plant loading and other production related issues; senior vice president of Global Sourcing to ensure that he is aware of any issues that may affect product deliveries
Partners with IT on developing new tools and system enhancements to assist Global Sourcing loading delivery information into SAP as well as tracking vendor performance
Maintains a vendor matrix to identify the vendors and the factories they are working with
Collaborates with the Global Sourcing Manager on resourcing of production and provides him or her with updates on vendor performance that may impact sourcing decisions
Manages offshore team that is responsible for day to day communication with vendors and updating SAP to reflect the most accurate delivery information
Manages Logistics Team on tracking the progress of container deliveries and air shipments
Manages Vendor Finance Administrator to ensure vendors are paid in a timely and accurate manner
Oversees staffing and recruitment of an available workforce to meet the daily demands
Develops an organization and management support team to enable the production team to meet or exceed the service level required
5+ years of experience in production planning of apparel
Experience with managing work force of 10 or more people
Strong working knowledge of Word, Excel
SAP AFS experience is preferred
Experience in managing a remote workforce
Foreign language such as Chinese or Spanish
Driving Results – Motivating individuals to achieve and exceed goals by establishing accountabilities, clarifying performance expectations, agreeing to high standards and measures, monitoring and reviewing performance, and providing timely and relevant feedback
Fact-Based Management – Viewing the organization as an open system, synthesizing information from diverse sources, coming to conclusions and making decisions that are rational and based on sound evidence
Coaching and Developing Others – Providing quality time and planned commitment to direct reports and providing processes and opportunities for them to understand their strengths and limitations in relation to a range of high-quality and relevant competencies
Leadership Communication – Generating a shared commitment to the organization, building morale and encouraging ownership of mission, goals and values
Process Management – Taking a systematic approach in contributing to making the company’s workflow more effective, efficient and capable of adapting to an ever-changing environment
Organizational Savvy – Gathering and accurately assessing information related to the organization’s formal and informal communication channels and power relationships
Delegating – Displaying strong awareness of when, how and to whom to delegate and clearly communication objectives, tasks, long-term benefits and expectations for outcomes in order to empower others to take greater responsibility
Team Building – Enabling and encouraging group members to work together to complete tasks and accomplish goals that individual members could not accomplish alone
Decisiveness – Tending toward taking calculated risks by making decisions and taking action, even in the absence of all information
**Along with a generous Compensation Package, the company offers an excellent Benefits Package, including Medical, Dental, a Defined Contribution Plan (e.g. 401(k)), Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, a Flexible Spending Account and Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, or other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.Apply Now
It’s rewarding working at a place that gives back in so many ways. Superior Uniform is part of the Adopt-A-Shore program and has been hosting on-site blood drives since 1987! Participating in these activities really makes me feel like part of a great team.
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Superior is a publicly traded company who does business nationally… but here I’m not just a number. The opportunity for career enrichment is unlimited and my ideas are taken seriously.
Fashion Seal Healthcare provides cutting edge uniform programs and image apparel for our customers. It makes me proud to be part of a company that continually strives for apparel innovation, and is recognized for it within the textile industry.