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Pioneer Member
Programme Director

 

Intro

Worn Again Technologies has developed an innovative chemical recycling process for plastics and end of use polyester and cotton textiles, with the backing of one of the world’s best-known fashion retailers and a major global engineering firm.

Job Description

Worn Again has developed a Pioneer Member Engagement programme for brands/retailers and manufacturers with an interest to engage in Worn Again’s technology developments, pre-industrialisation, and to gain preferential access to early outputs from industrial plants. The programme is initially intended as a 2 year project, but there is scope for extending this into a second phase.

Skills and Experience

The role will require someone who has:

  • Experience working with leading clothing brands, supply chains circular/sustainable industries.
  • An understanding of supply chains, sourcing, and logistics, preferably in the clothing and apparel industry.
  • Proven work experience as a sales account manager or executive, with an ability to deliver an excellent customer experience
  • The ability to problem solve, see opportunities, marshal resources and create value.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills with strong business acumen.
  • Ability to engage with and build relations with Pioneer Members.
  • Ability to project manage and drive effective execution of projects on time with the right level of engagement.
  • Organisation/administration skills with the ability to prioritise and manage different tasks at the same time.
  • Knowledge of CRM software and MS office
  • Desire to be part of a dynamic and nimble team and to take initiative.
  • A self starter and risk taking attitude with flexibility and adaptability with an entrepreneurial mindset.

Role and responsibilities

  • Support engagement with existing and potential brands and manufacturing Pioneer Members.
  • Develop programme plan and timeline (focus on the initial 2 year period), and support execution of key programme activities.
  • Identification of other engagement options or opportunities working with brands and manufacturers.
  • Liaise with WA communications team on PR/communications with Pioneer Members, ensuring compliance with Worn Again marketing guidelines
  • Maintain engagement with Pioneer Brands through Worn Again CRM systems and execute required follow-up.
  • (Further detail shared in advance of interviews).

Start date

The position is full time and will require some expected travel. The expected start date is early-mid Feb 2019 and salary will be commensurate with the experience. The deadline for applications is 23rd January. 

Contact

Please send cv’s and letters of interest to: Cyndi.rhoades@wornagain.co.uk

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