General Manager - Commercial Washing Plant

Bangladesh (BD)
Negotiable + expat package
13 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Job Type

Our Client is one of the leading denim washing plants in Bangladesh. They have been operating for over 30 years and work with some of the leading brands internationally. With a capacity of 50,000 pieces per day wash, it is considered one of the most established and foremost washing plants in the region. 
The organisation is looking for some new spirit in its developments and seeking qualified individuals who can bring innovation to the sector. 
With Bangladesh apparel exports targeted to $50 Billion by 2021 our Client is investing considerably, restructuring it’s operations and capacity building towards this development. As part of this initiative they are recruiting a General Manager for their Apparel Washing Plant. An excellent opportunity for an experienced individual to join a dynamic and progressive organisation. 

Role Description

  • The General Manager is responsible for the complete operations and management of the whole apparel washing plant.

  • The individual will manage customers, including international buyers, and be responsible for marketing development and new business opportunities.

  • In line with business strategy, the General Manager is accountable for Product Development, Supply Chain Management, pricing and cost management.

Responsibilities include

  • Develop and modify the manufacturing and processing plant to give cost effective & quality improvements to existing products. 

  • Apply new technologies in the existing process to upgrade products, improve & optimize washing technology 

  • Initiate cost reducing methods, re-engineering existing processes as required 

  • Business Development -manage and develop business growth & customer portfolio. Conduct in depth customer and market analysis.

  • Working on growth objectives design and develop new products and processes in accordance with market demand on denim & non-denim products

  • Work closely with technical /sampling department to ensure development plans, pattern, shrinkage, fit, and construction for smooth process 

  • Supply Chain Management - Use experience and innovation to create systems for each process throughout the supply chain.

  • Price strategy and cost management


  • Candidates must have a degree, from any recognized institution, in Textile and/or Chemical Engineering and/or Chemistry.

  • Extensive experience in similar position in a reputed international washing plants, or reputed brands directly in washing technique development roles

  • Must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the complete process flow of a washing plant

  • Understanding of customer demands, latest trends, of international markets both USA and Europe 

  • Proactive and capable of developing new washes and techniques

  • Versatility in handling different languages and cultures

  • Preference given to candidates with a broad experience and strong international network within the industry 

  • Excellent salary and package for the right candidate.