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Remuneration: £Attractive / Ex-Pat Salary
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Ref. No: BA003121

An excellent 2020 opportunity with an International apparel  business and one where you will be responsible for  the  development of suppliers  within Turkey.

The focus for the Lean Manufacturing Manger  will be on training  and advising  on  the implementation of lean methodology  to clothing manufacturers , to improve overall standards.


Working for this International retailer you will  take responsibility for  factory audits to evaluate  and recommend  production and process  improvements  at different  manufacturing sites

Provide Lean manufacturing initiatives for such as standardised work and pull systems

Work collaboratively with the plant management team and drive a Kaizen approach to help improve overall efficiencies and profitability .

Liaise and provide on going reports to the Sourcing Director .

Take an active role in developing Lean systems and managing new projects

The Person: 

Educated to Degree level you will need to be a certified  Lean Manufacturing trainer and  be familiar with a wide variety of production and quality systems used within the clothing manufacturing environment .

Your experience will have been within world class manufacturing sites  for fashion or sports apparel and this will have included  operating within the pre -production, production and  quality assurance areas.

You may currently be working as a Supplier Development Manager or Lean Manufacturing Manager .  Experience of working within Turkey will be beneficial but is not essential

You will need to  have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be fluent in the English language . Naturally you will be used to working to  achieve KPI’s

The ability to travel on a regular basis is required

This position is based at the H/O in  Istanbul travel across Turkey

The company are offering an attractive ex pat salary  with travel and accommodation

Contact us in confidence for current & future opportunities.


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