ISA TanTec is seeking a Technical Director for U.S. facility

United States
Published:  27 October, 2015

ISA TanTec is a German invested group established in 1995; with the concept of Lite®, we have been supplying top quality leather worldwide through our facilities: Saigon TanTec, Heshan TanTec, and Mississippi TanTec. ISA TanTec is globally recognized by the world’s top footwear brands as a supplier of top quality leathers, as well as an unrivaled reputation for reliability, service, and outstanding corporate social responsibility. 

Technical Director for Mississippi TanTec

You will be a part of a strong international team heading the technical department in our US facility Mississippi TanTec Leather, Ltd (MTL) reporting directly to the VP of Operations.

Main responsibilities:

  • To manage and develop the technical department in MTL
  • To manage an international team of technicians
  • In close cooperation with sales department and other departments ensure that customer’s expectations and company targets are met
  • Responsible for new developments from all technical aspects
  • To manage transfer of new developments into production and ensure all parameters are met
  • Involvement in production lay-out planning
  • Actively involvement in procurement of new equipment from a technical point of view
  • Close contact to customers understanding their needs and expectations
  • Close cooperation and communication with technical departments in our other facilities

Desired qualifications

  • Graduated in Leather Technology
  • At least 5 years experience in a managerial position
  • Proficiently spoken and written English
  • Analytical skills to approach issues with imagination and creativity and to solve issues on a practical way
  • Must have personality to drive changes in a dynamic environment and drive out complexity from
    existing operation.

We offer:

  • A challenging and dynamic management position within one of the World’s leading shoe leather manufacturing groups
  • Competitive salary and benefit package

For application for this position, please send your CV in electronic form to following mail address: rachel@tantec1.com