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Operations Manager

NYGÅRD International
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
November 12, 2016

Job Description

Nygård International, Canada’s leading fashion company that designs and markets women’s fashion apparel is seeking a qualified/motivated individual to join our Operations team. If your career goal is to join a leading edge, global company that will provide great opportunities for career advancement, then look no further.


Under the direction of the VP of Operations, the Operations Manager will be responsible for the process of carrying through development and product management of single sample through to bulk production/purchasing, execution and follow up / buy plan, sequencing and quality issues for both imports - wovens, knits or cut and sew products.

Job Requirements

Key Qualifications:

Excellent communication skills

Minimum of 10 years work experience in fashion / apparel related field, in which no less than 3 years are with fabric and garment mills

Minimum of 5 years experience at a Management level

Experience in major US or Canadian apparel company

Experience in fields of operations and quality control

Must have a thorough knowledge of costings/breakdowns of all components that a garment consists of

Must have a thorough knowledge of duties and customs when producing garments in other countries

Must have an understanding of each factory's capacity

Excellent computer skills including Excel

Organization skills, time management and the ability to multitask are a must

Education: An undergraduate degree in International Trade or equivalent education and experience

Nygård International offers a competitive compensation package and provides significant opportunities for growth and career development. We thank all applicants for their interests but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.