Workshop Manager


Key management role
Cutting Edge Technology
Stunning work environment

Naveya & Sloane are looking for a new Workshop Manager to run their highly technical onsite workshop.  This is a pivotal role in our company, working with our team of master jewellers and diamond setters, helping to create precious pieces that stand the test of time in both quality and design.

About the Role:

Reporting to the Head of Production & Manufacturing, the Workshop Manager will be responsible for:

The efficient operations of the technical (Jeweller, Setter & CAD) manufacturing teams.
Establishing a highly talented and capable team with development plans, setting targets/KPI’s and measuring outcomes on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly basis.
Ensuring production timelines and milestones are achieved.
Undertaking Quality Assurance of all workshop outputs.
Making sure that the workshop environment is fit for purpose, clean and the upkeep is to a high standard.
Ensuring that the team has sufficient resources, planning and prioritisation to complete production targets on time and within budget.
Making certain that security is of a high standard within the workshop and all precious materials are accounted for at all times.
Provide clear and supportive leadership in fostering an open, positive workplace culture.

About you:

5+ years of management experience, including managing teams and diverse stakeholders
10+ years technical experience either as a jeweller or setter or experience running a production workshop
Proven project management skills
Passion for manufacturing, problem-solving and people engagement  
Proven experience to consistently meet or exceed KPI growth targets
Good understanding and commitment to Health and Safety
Previous experience using Data Studio would be an advantage
Commercially and financially astute
Passionate about service and quality
Is able to accurately understand and value people, appreciate individual differences and respond appropriately

About Naveya & Sloane:

Naveya & Sloane is a jewellery design house based in Auckland, New Zealand offering a local and international service. Having a proud 12 year history of working hard to provide the best service and standards for our many clients, Naveya & Sloane is committed to being NZ’s most sought after jeweller.

At Naveya & Sloane, we have an unrelenting focus on quality and understanding our clients and are constantly looking at ways to improve our clients’ experience.  We need an energetic self-starter who will get behind our goals and values of delivering quality results.


We are offering an attractive remuneration package, with the opportunity to work in a passionate and supportive team.

To be part of our on-going growth and to make your mark, apply now!
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