Louis Vuitton Americas is recruiting for a highly experienced, solutions focused and collaborative Production Manager to support their new Care Services Center based in New Jersey. Reporting into the Care Services Director, this position will have accountability for providing leadership and direction to a team of 3 supervisors and 45 skilled artisans, effectively repairing Louis Vuitton handbags, through inspiring and hands-on management to ensure every repair is treated with an advanced client-oriented mindset while achieving exceptional quality and productivity goals. Working collaboratively with the on-site leadership team, this pivotal role will drive the optimization of the teams to achieve business goals through strategic recruiting, talent management, succession planning, change management, organizational design, and workforce development to address client's needs. Additionally, this role will manage activities including employee reviews, determine necessary resources including; workforce, materials, and equipment, as well as other corporate deployed projects.
We are seeking to speak to individuals with a strong management background and a minimum of 5 - 7 years of experience gained within a corporate organization, ideally with previous manufacturing or distribution center experience. With a proven track record in maintaining a culture that prioritizes safety and quality through communication, action, and accountability, you will continuously innovate and drive the associate experience and strategy for the Care Services Center. This role has both strategic as well as tactical responsibilities therefore this role will suit a management professional who thrives in a varied and fast paced environment with the ability to build solid professional working relationships at all levels. With significant knowledge in the principles and practices of operations management (retail, logistics, manufacturing), the successful candidate will have excellent problem solving and communication skills in addition to the ability to calmly & confidently deal with conflict management. Working closely with a wide range of business partners the ability to influence people is key to this role, along with a natural skill to motivate and engage people.
By joining Louis Vuitton, you will receive a generous benefit's package*, including but not limited to medical coverage, a retirement plan, employee referral bonus program, gym membership and employee discounts. In addition to working with the most talented and inspirational leaders within the luxury market you will also have an opportunity to attend industry renowned training and have access to unparalleled career opportunities both within Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Group. As a Louis Vuitton employee, you will have an opportunity to engage in our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts on both a local & global level with various communities and organizations and to also partake in initiatives to raise funds for our charity partner UNICEF. *Please note that restrictions may apply to part-time employees.