Fashion Production Supervisor

Owens and Xley Consults - Our client, a Luxury Fashion Store in Lekki, Lagos, is currently recruiting a suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Fashion Production Supervisor

Location: Lekki, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

Quality Control:

  • Ensure quality control of Bespoke and Ready- to - Wear outfits
  • Ensure the seams and hems are equal from start to finish
  • Ensure the outfit has been put on a mannequin to check for wrong seams, stitched lines, etc.
  • Ensure that all Ready-to-Wear outfits are true to the size
  • Ensure there are no pins or needles after production
  • Ensure that all items are tagged with the price tags and labels in the right position in the retail store
  • Check for folds and send back to the tailor in charge to correct the pattern and resew garment to perfection
  • Check for stains and send for dry cleaning where necessary
  • Check for burns and replace where necessary
  • Ensure blouses and gowns do not have folds on the waist area. Also, check that there are no botches or folded zippers
  • Ensure that there are sizes on all garments
  • Ensure the right quality and color of zip is used
  • Ensure that zips are not showing from the garment and they are fully covered
  • Check items to be made for the week
  • Procure materials for production when necessary
  • Work with the Creative Director during the design process to come up with new concepts
  • Check with procurement to ensure that all materials are available for production
  • Notify the retail and customer service team of any delays or hitches in production that may affect delivery schedule


  • Ensure that the tailors are engaged at all times
  • Send daily report
  • Scrutinize the sketch / designs
  • Supervise the line production
  • Supervise the sample making
  • Oversee finishing
  • Submit weekly and monthly reports of the tailors’ production
  • Record the time used in each production from start to finish by each tailor
  • Ensure proper labelling and sizing match the company’s standard
  • Ensure that all garments produced have the tailor’s names attached
  • Ensure that tailors finish the garments before recording it
  • Establish lead-time for each batch of production