The Textile Institute

Senior Technical Textile Consultant – Cotton

Contact Email: harveengill@hga-group.com
Reference Number: 00151
Posted: 04/08/2021
Deadline: 04/09/2021

Our client are a global organisation, long established and highly regarded.  They are working hard to innovate their thinking and approach to grow in the “New World”.  They operate a number of functions in various territories, including a robust technical division.

Responsibilities

You will focus on the implementation and delivery of technical services to those in the Supply Chain, including to Spinning Facilities, Weaving, Knitting, Dyeing and Finishing organisations – particularly Spinning Facilities.

These services will include:

  • Sharing and endorsing best practice.
  • Hosting webinars for various levels, including Line Managers, Supervisors, Managers and Owners.
  • Hosting Mill Mastery Courses
  • Hosting Mill Exchange Courses
  • Completing 1 on 1 Consulting for those in the Supply Chain as above

Experience

We wish to secure the following:

  • An extensive background in managing Spinning Mills, ideally having risen through the ranks from shop floor level, displaying a hands-on approach with a strategic mind set
  • A  holistic knowledge of other aspects of the supply chain – weaving, dyeing and finishing
  • Extensive experience within the cotton sector
  • Senior Management experience – at General Manager level
  • The interpersonal skills and ability to communicate and influence at all levels from Line Manager / Supervisor through to Operator, Manager and Owner
  • A Problem Solver, having the expertise within cotton manufacturing to identify the problem and then to suggest where to focus attention and what the potential solutions may be to secure maximum productivity
  • Robust gravitas – ensuring that you are seen as a Brand Ambassador
  • A collegiate approach to ensure that you work well as a team as well as individually in a role that is remote and requires much travel (when restrictions lift)

To apply email quoting reference number

You can be based in the UK, USA, South America, Europe or Turkey

 

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