Executive vacancies

Date Posted
Ref.PJM864
Job TitlePacific Direct- Head of Operations - CHINA
LocationChina

OVERALL OBJECTIVE OF JOB:

 

The head of Operations China will have overall control of all supply chain functions and administration of Pacific Direct Shanghai LLC.

B)     PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Supply Chain management. Ensuring quality and continuity of supply.
  • Procurement, cost savings and working capital optimisation.
  • Management of the China team in Shanghai and factory based.
  • Overall responsibility for finance, HR, administration.
  • Responsible for protecting the company’s assets, integrity and internal controls.
  • Implementation of IT systems.

   

C)     KEY CHALLENGES IN JOB:

  •         Recruitment of new team and new office set up with new business processes.

 

  •         Seamless transition from HK office to Shanghai.

 

  •         New IT systems implementation and internal controls improvements.

 

  •         Managing supply chain and suppliers. 

D) ORGANISATIONAL RESPONSIBILITY:

 

The Head of Operation China will report directly to the COO. Responsibilities include the management of c.10 full-time employees.

  

E) JOB HOLDER - REQUIRED CHARACTERISTICS AND SKILLS: 

  • Leadership skills: The job holder must be able to select and lead the Shanghai team.
  • Integrity:      The job holder must work with the utmost honesty and integrity.
  • Communication skills:  Fluent in English and Mandarin.
  • Results Orientation:   Must be self-motivated, conscientious and be able to understand the Group strategy.
  • Negotiation skills: Must be an excellent negotiator.
  • Project management skills: Proven project management skills..

 

 

F) QUALIFICATIONS/WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Pacific Direct is an equal opportunity employer. The job holder should possess:

 

  • Sound academic record. University/Technical College Graduate with good degree.

 

  • Senior level supply chain management and procurement experience from a fast moving manufacturing background is essential.

 

  • Experience of consumer goods, consumer durables, household products, health & beauty, cosmetics, personal care categories would be a distinct advantage.

 

  • Sales and marketing and general management experience.

 

  • International experience having worked substantially outside of China.

 

  • A record of success and achievement. A team player.

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