Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Contracts Manager Furniture

Location: Manchester

Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 to 55,000 Per Year

Posted on: 20/02/2024

About our Client

Our client is a luxurious homeware brand that manufactures bespoke high-end furniture as well as offers a carefully curated menagerie of interior décor and accessories to complete your project.

About the Role

  • To manage the coordination of all items in production
  • To ensure all items and projects are completed on time
  • Work closely with Head of Production, other project managers, sales and operations
  • Oversee Master production schedule using data analysis techniques
  • Oversee the schedule of all production and projects for production  
  • Attend to  weekly and monthly reports of the items in production by the production team
  • Report production performance and forecast future planning
  • Identify planning issues in advance, report, and help provide solutions to increase workflow and production productivity
  • Review, analyse, and interpret purchasing data to anticipate the flow of materials and supplies for production
  • Communicate material shortages that may mean delays or production interruptions
  • Liaise with sales, logistics, and project managers – keep up to date with accurate communication tools
  • Communicate with accounts any foreseeable expenditures for cash flow purposes. 

About the Candidate

  • 2+ years working in a similar environment
  • Demonstrate experience in production planning, production control & project management
  • Able to stay on top of people and workflow to keep the planning system updated
  • Experience with production purchasing
  • A friendly yet robust individual with the ability to engage and communicate at all levels


  • Organised with excellent time management
  • Great attention to detail, maintains focus, and works in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated and works well within a team
  • Has analytical yet practical approach to problem-solving
  • Help to develop and improve new processes and initiatives to improve overall production performance
  • Computer literate with intermediate/advanced working knowledge of Excel, office, and other Microsoft packages

Points of Appeal

  • We offer a fun and creative environment where your suggestions are valued. You will be working closely with a creative team to further the business while honing your skills in the industry. 
  • The successful candidate will receive product training and support & a competitive salary based on experience. There is also a great succession ruite within this role to grow and develop in.