Head Of Production & Product Development

Could you see yourself as a part of the Pas Normal Studios Team?

This is a unique opportunity to join Pas Normal Studios' journey towards inspiring and motivating dedicated cyclists around the world. In this role, you will have the opportunity to put your mark on the future of Pas Normal Studios. If this sounds like something for you, we would love to hear from you.

The Pas Normal Studios team currently consists of 35 members, who are highly passionate about the brand and the significant growth opportunity we face.

The culture is informal and entrepreneurial, with the characteristics of a company still being in the early stages of its global growth journey. We seek to maintain an action-oriented and agile team with room for a workout during office hours as well as a good laugh in a relaxed atmosphere.

About the job

In this role, you will be end-to-end responsible for our supply chain and product development. As such, you will:

  • Lead our Production and Design team consisting of 6 employees

  • Ensure that the quality of our fabrics and fabric sourcing process remains top class

  • Drive sustainability initiatives through our value chain - internally and externally

  • Collaborate closely with our manufacturing partners throughout the development cycle to ensure timely delivery of high-quality products

  • Co-develop and execute strategic projects within supply chain/production/design

  • Work closely with the leadership team to manage and continuously improve our S&OP processes

An important part of your responsibilities will be the relationship with our manufacturers. Therefore, you should expect around 4-5 weeks of travel per year.

The job provides a unique experience manging the supply chain of an outdoor brand where top-quality and supply chain sustainability are key topics.

The role is based out of our new offices in Nordhavn, Copenhagen.

You will report to- and work closely with our Head of Strategy & Operations.

Who are you:

You thrive navigating the challenges of supply chains and product development. You are an inclusive leader who masters working collaboratively with suppliers, manufacturers, and colleagues, and you possess a strong understanding of production processes, with a keen eye for detail.

The ideal candidate fits the following criteria:

  • +5 years experience leading teams within supply chain management - ideally in comparable sports apparel companies

  • Understanding of fabrics and fabric sourcing

  • Strong stakeholder management skills and an ability to influence

  • Ability to drive sustainability and transparency through supply chain projects; both qualitatively and quantitatively

  • A strategic mindset and understanding of the supply chain's role in creating competitive advantage

  • Strong problem-solving drive/"can-do" attitude

In addition, you should be a skilled communicator and change agent with an open mind as you will be working with multiple stakeholders across the organization. You should thrive in a flexible scale-up environment with a high degree of 'learning-as-we-go'. An excellent command of English is a must.

Finally, you are a team player who enjoys supporting the Pas Normal organization to learn and develop. You possess a healthy dose of ambition to learn and develop, too.

Additional information and your application

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible. We will review and handle all incoming applications on an ongoing basis. Please send your application and CV to job@pasnormalstudios.com no later than October 9th, 2022.

All inquiries are treated confidentially. For additional information regarding the position, please contact Pelle Schwensen at ps@pasnormalstudios.com