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VP, IT - E Commerce and Apps Online
- Hong Kong based position
- Prime Office Location
About Our Client
Our client is a well established and fast growing hospitality group with multiple travel, hotel and retail business streams in Asia. Due to expansion, an opportunity now exists for a seasoned IT executive with extensive E Commerce and Application Development to lead their team in Hong Kong and China.
Reporting to the SVP IT, you will work very closely with senior stakeholders from various business units to support and develop solutions for E-Commerce. E-Channels and online application development. Your role is to support business strategies and objectives through coordinating plans and activities including Apps development projects, connectivity/interfacing with other systems, and system testing for successful production roll out. You will define architectural and implementation road-map for various E-Solutions & E-Services activities whilst constantly drive positive user experience through site navigation, content development, checkout funnel and promotional campaigns. You will oversee the development of web system, social app and mobile web app development, and be responsible for planning, defining budgets, driving individual streams through all phases of Solution Life-cycle. In addition, you will develop and oversee the effective planning, QA and execution of content across different websites and online campaigns to ensure the efficiency, accuracy , timeliness and reach of all web content publishing.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will be a Degree holder in Computer Science/IT/EE with a minimum of 15 -20 years working experiences in multinational firms with at least 5 year's experience managing E Commerce/ Online Applications for any travel, hospitality or retail background, preferably from in-house background. You will be experienced in developing high traffic web applications and e-commerce web applications with strong project, analysis, problem solving and presentation skills. As a key member of the IT team, you will work closely with a number of key stakeholders mainly from the Sales & Marketing divisions of various business units, therefore great communication, negotiation and time management are crucial. Our client is a fast growing business where more focus is now in E-Commerce and Online applications in their sales & marketing strategies, hence you must be able to work effectively and efficiently under limited time constraints while producing high quality output. Fluency in Cantonese and English is essential, travelling to China is required.
What's on Offer
Fast growing multinational company which is now heavily investing in E-Commerce and Online Applications for their mature and growing business streams. Excellent opportunity to join a sizeable company where they are actively growing in the technology area.