Director of Sourcing - Head of HK Office

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vincent Chow
Email email Vincent
Reference 2_1609811363

Sourcing Director - Head of HK Office


A European based retailer is currently looking to add a strong candidate like you to join their fast expanding sourcing business as the sourcing director and head of their HK business. You will have to lead an office of over 60 staffs and manage all product categories from soft to hard goods. You will be accountable for the overall P&L of the HK business, and be expected to plan and outline the long-term sourcing strategies to ensure the company's sustainable business growth.


Reporting into the HQ, you will be responsible for:-

  • Lead a team of 60+ in HK
  • Build strong alliance and collaboration with internal & external stakeholders in HQ, regional offices and vendors
  • Develop long term business partnerships with suitable vendors and consolidate/expand sourcing base when necessary
  • Establish sourcing strategies for various product categories under the department
  • Be aware of various law & political influences from various sourcing bases and continuously evaluating opportunities and threats to the company's business
  • Define and execute internal operations to ensure responsibilities are carried out and communication channels are clear and smooth
  • Provide an effective, efficient and competent supplier matrix for products teams to engage
  • Collaborate closely with vendors to assist them in developing their capabilities and capacity to assist long term cost saving
  • Take charge of all general management operations including HR, Finance, CSR etc.

Requirements:-

  • Bachelor degree and above in business management / supply chain management or related discipline
  • Excellent sourcing knowledge, must have over 15 yrs experience from major international (preferably European) sourcing companies and must have over 5 yrs experience at director level or above
  • Commercial mindset, excellent business acumen and numerical awareness
  • Willing to travel frequently on a global scale
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Must have excellent written and spoken English
  • Local hire preferred due to difficulties created by Covid-19

Interested parties pls send your CV to Vincent.chow@connectedgroup.com