Director of Asia Operations
Location Shenzhen ShiFULL_TIME
Consultant Brittany ZHU
Date posted 20 March 20192019-04-01 2019-05-19 fmcg Shenzhen Shi Guangdong CN CNY 1000000 1001000 1001000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.cn
Director of Asia Operations * Senior leadership position in company * Being the P&L operation owner in the organization * Competitive Salary Package is provided * Based in Shenzhen or Shanghai
- Act as Head of Asia Sourcing with P&L responsibilities.
- Develop and implement procurement and sourcing strategies from globally sourced vendors, ensuring to propose best costs, quality and delivery
- Responsible for leading supply chain functions for multiple sourcing offices including: Sourcing, Planning, Engineering, Quality & Shipping
- Focus on implementation of strategic projects, including but not limited to, vendor selection, cost reductions, movement of supply base, lead-time improvement, in coordination of overall operations teams and partnered suppliers.
- Drive to successfully achieve target margins for YOY growth for existing and new products.
- Providing strong leadership to the employees, ensuring high morale, team work and good employee relations, at all levels.
- This is the top position within the Asia Global Sourcing Team and requires someone with a best-in-class procurement and sourcing background, strong communication skills and understanding of the functions of a global supply chain.
- Significant experience in Supply Chain Management, New Product Development, Process Improvement, Lean Manufacturing and Quality Management, Financial Budgeting, Strategic planning.
- Previous experience in successfully leading and managing an Asian management team.
- Ability to operate and make timely decisions in an ambiguous, fast moving, customer demanding environment where product features change rapidly.
- Experience and exposure in working with +20 contract manufacturing partners
- Fluency in English and Mandarin.
About our Client
Our client is a highly successful consumer brand located in Los Angeles and its products are sold in retailers throughout North America. They source products from Asia primarily through their teams in Shanghai, Shenzhen & Vietnam.