Production Assistant

Overview

About Express, Inc.

Express, Inc. is a multi-brand fashion retailer whose portfolio includes Express, Bonobos and UpWest. The Company operates an omnichannel platform as well as physical and online stores. Grounded in a belief that style, quality and value should all be found in one place, Express is a brand with a purpose - We Create Confidence. We Inspire Self-Expression. - powered by a styling community. Bonobos is a menswear brand known for exceptional fit and an innovative retail model. UpWest is an apparel, accessories and home goods brand with a purpose to Provide Comfort for People & Planet.

The Company has over 530 Express retail and Express Factory Outlet stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, the Express.com online store and the Express mobile app; over 60 Bonobos Guideshop locations and the Bonobos.com online store; and 13 UpWest retail stores and the UpWest.com online store. Express, Inc. is traded on the NYSE under the symbol EXPR. For more information about our Company, please vis it www.express.com/investor and for more information about our brands, please visit www.express.com , www.bonobos.com or www.upwest.com .

Location Name

Columbus Corporate Headquarters

Responsibilities

Act as liaison/point person between internal cross functional teams, and the domestic/international vendor base. Execute total department Purchase Orders and manage the accuracy and timeliness of orders in the system.

  • On order management: Leads all on order placement for the department. Ensure accuracy of the on order and make updates as needed in a timely manner. Communicate with internal and external teams as changes occur to the on order.
  • Sample management: Order and manage samples from external vendors to ensure due dates are met.
  • Lead communication for upcoming order commitments.
  • Support Senior/Production Coordinators to execute the Go-To-Market Calendar and company initiatives.
  • Use company reporting to analyze data that will provide the cross-functional team with deliverables.
  • Utilize weekly meeting with cross-functional partners to communicate changes to the on order and sample status.
  • Participate in company Go-To-Market milestone meetings.
  • Support production leads with projects and company initiatives.


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience: 0-3 years of experience, manufacturing/sourcing experience preferred


CRITICAL SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of supporting a team environment
  • Ability to prioritize workload and work independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Outlook, Word, Excel
  • Ability to multi task
  • Ability to adapt and react to changing work environment
  • Sense of urgency with creative problem solving skills


Closing

An equal opportunity employer, Express, Inc. does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or any other terms and conditions of employment hiring on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected characteristic. Express, Inc. only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States. Express, Inc. is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation because of a disability to search and apply for a listed job position, please call 1-800-964-9793 and say 'Associate Relations' or send an e-mail to AssociateRelations@Express.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

Notification to Agencies : Please note that Express, Inc. does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express, Inc. will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.