|Location||Hong Kong, Central and Western District|
ConnectedGroup is partnering with a well-known multinational retail company that is currently building a brand new global procurement team in Hong Kong. One of the key roles our client is looking to fill is a Global Procurement Senior Manager position.
Reporting into the Global Procurement Director, the role will be leading the Indirect Services spend for all of the company's major markets globally. There will be a specific focus on the Marketing and Retail Operations categories, although the role may also expand to include the Professional Services category. You will play a key role in helping to transform and essentially build these categories from scratch.
The company boasts a highly multicultural environment consisting of staff from numerous geographical backgrounds and nationalities globally, in its Hong Kong office. The successful candidate must possess the right kind of personality to work in a highly multicultural environment and proven abilities of creating category strategies from scratch.
We welcome candidates from all industries, although it will be ideal if you have some background in the Retail / Consumer Goods / Services industries. Experience in Indirect Services Procurement will be mandatory; ideally you will have covered the Marketing and/or Retail categories extensively.
You must speak excellent English and be skilled in influencing senior stakeholders. We welcome candidates who do not speak Chinese, however you must already be based in Hong Kong at the moment.