Executive Director

Rightfully Sewn
1800 Wyandotte Street, Ste 204
Kansas City, MO 64108
United States

Apparel / Textile
Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $75,000 To $85,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description
Rightfully Sewn, a Kansas City-area industrial sewing operation, is currently to fill the role of Executive Director of the organization. This position reports to the President & CEO of Alphapointe and has overall responsibility for manufacturing operations, training, production planning, building maintenance and security. This role will focus on workplace efficiency, budgetary accountability and performance metrics.

Rightfully Sewn is supplying high quality American-produced garments. Both large and small batch production projects are a staple of the business.


Overall responsibility for manufacturing operations, training, production planning, building maintenance and security.


Responsible for guiding, developing and mentoring a successful leadership team;
Recognizes training opportunities whether formal or informal
Prepares staff for their next role
Ensures cohesion and a culture of cooperation
Commits to open communication and checks for understanding
Ensures workplace efficiency through the use of records and statistics;
Makes adjustments as needed
Ensures budgetary compliance;
Creates annual budget based on business volume and organizational needs, while keeping in mind the non-profit nature of the enterprise
Ensures projects are on budget and on time
Understands the accountability necessary for budgetary decisions
Provides financial insight into business proposals
Keeps projects on pace by utilizing established performance metrics;
Responsible for major fundraising; annual fundraising events and community involvement;
Represent Rightfully Sewn at internal and external events; and
Other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements
Essential personal characteristics and skills:

Four year college degree, preferably in a technical or related field;
Three to Five years’ experience in management of a manufacturing facility including an understanding and application of Lean Manufacturing Principles;
Extremely organized and attentive to detail;
Communicative via email and in-person;
Able to work on multiple projects;
Willing to learn and implement learned business techniques
Possess an approachable, open, and honest demeanor;
Maintain a positive outlook while resolving issues and inspire others to do their best;
Able to communicate critical feedback in a timely, respectful, and direct manner;
Committed to quality and Rightfully Sewn’s mission; and
Willing to learn new things and adapt with growing organization.
Rightfully Sewn
Amy Campbell
7501 Prospect Ave
Kansas City MO 64132
United States
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