WE ARE BUILDING A COMPANY OF SKILLED PRODUCERS.
CAN YOU MASTERMIND THEIR PRODUCTION?We Strongly Encourage Only Those Who Are Convinced and Intend To Walk the Less Travelled Path Along With Us to Read and ApplyIf you are up for the challenge, you might be the right person for the position of Senior Project Manager Production.
ABOUT USYou will be a part of us, Access Livelihoods Consulting India Limited, a family of development professionals who over the last 8 years have completed 300 projects across 17 states in partnership with 135 development organizations, for enhancing livelihoods of the economically marginalized.
We are directly working with 65, 000 marginalised producers to increase their incomes and create change in their lives.
We believe that the marginalized are active contributors to the economyin making money to exist, not existing to make moneythat our knowledge should benefit everyonein a positive bias towards the marginalizedPlease do visit us at and learn more about our approach and workABOUT THE PROJECTWeavers are the 2nd largest community after farmers.
However, they get mere 1015 of the total amount that the consumers like us pay.
Therefore, to improve their incomes and share of price we pay, ALC India is partnering with Society for Elimination of Rural Poverty SERP to work on the unique project Godavari Women Weavers Services Producer Company GWWSPC.
The weavers will manage and control this company.
The company will procure process and sell the products from 3000 members of GWWSPC.
The company will establish centralized preloom, onloom, postloom units and set up retail units to sell the products of the weavers.
This project is one of its kind of project in the country, for increasing the income of the weavers by ensuring that their products are preferred choice of the consumers.
With its head office at Mandapeta in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, the producer company will, over the next 5 years, cater to 3000 weavers.
OBJECTIVES OF THE PROJECT1.
To provide a sustainable livelihood to 3000 weavers in East Godavari district by 2018.2.
To double the income of each weaver associated with the Producer CompanyWHAT IS EXPECTED OF YOU To be a part of the team which facilitates cumulative business of Rs.221 crores for 3000 weavers by the year 2018 and thereby contributing in doubling their incomes.
We need your fulltime engagement to work in Mandapeta with 10 12 days travelling per month for overall facilitating and1.
Production and Infra Mapping2.
Stock procurement of initial sales3.
Exposure visits and Mobilization of weavers4.
Establishing the looms for production5.
Production Planning and exercise with weavers6.
Settingup of Work shed7.
Raw Material/Mills exploration8.
Production Units settingup9.
Production Systems developmentWHAT YOU SHOULD HAVEQUALIFICATION Graduates of Handloom technology/ Textile design from IIHT/ NIFT/ NID or any other premier institute EXPERIENCE 5 years in core production LANGUAGE English and TeluguEXPERTISE ESSENTIAL1.
Knowledge of handlooms / textiles2.
Good knowledge of the production process3.
Ability to manage team members4.
Multitasking ability with quality outputPERSONAL QUALITIES BEHAVIOURAL TRAITS1.
Strong analytical skills and ability to use statistical tools data compilation and presentation skills2.
Patience and empathy in dealing with community/weavers and the project team3.
Enjoy working in a busy, deadlinedriven, creative environment5.
Good coordination, communication, interpersonal and networking skills7.
Good documentation and presentation skillsWHAT WE OFFER Rs. 30, 000 Rs. 50, 000 per monthBased on experience and skills Hightouch Mentoring Handson approach Nonhierarchical work environment Work Exposure SelfsatisfactionIf you think you can answer our question with a Yes and cant wait to take up the challenge, immediately write to us at with your CV.