Senior Director of Supply Chain - APAC
APAC Supply Chain Head
Global Consumer Business
About Our Client
We are looking for a Senior Supply Chain Director to cover all Supply chain & Logistics operations across APAC. Our client is a market leader in the consumer industry, is growing and expanding it's manufacturing and sourcing presence across the region. We are looking for a Supply Chain executive with FMCG or Retail experience to help deliver that growth.
You will be responsible for supply chain across our clients 3rd party manufacturers India, China & Vietnam, ensuring distribution and order execution is achieved across their FOB and internal entities. You will generate a facility based master schedule on a rolling 18 months basis, working to create a capacity plan within production, managing raw material and work in process inventories.
On the execution side of the role, there are teams that manage Program Management (Order Entry) and Logistics (Both Export and Inter-Asia). This is a very dynamic role. our client is in process of moving our main manufacturing base from Southern China to Northern China, Vietnam, and India. Because many of the processes and talent have been focused on Southern China, most need to be clearly defined and re-engineered to manage efficiently across a growing diversification manufacturing base. Therefore, the new processes must be designed with this context and a global scope. Reporting to the role are Sr. Managers of Supply Chain for N. China, Vietnam, and India. Sr. Manager of Resource Planning, Manager of Improvement / Domestic Planning, Sr. Manager of Logistics, and 3 Managers of Program Management. Total of 9 direct reports. Total of 100 + reports. The role will report to the SVP, Global Supply Chain (Based in US) with a dotted line to the SVP, Asia Operations (Based in HK). The role is based in Hong Kong.
The Successful Applicant
We are looking for seasoned Supply Chain executives ideally from FMCG or Fashion backgrounds with exposure to manufacturing and dealing with 3rd party suppliers, across APAC, specifically China. Solid exposure to managing high mx and high matrix planning. Strong communication skills and ability to develop materials for corporate strategy, business reviews, meetings at various levels with a demonstrable record of managing and developing a team.
You need to be very hands on, able to work autonomously and have experience of working in flexible and adaptable working conditions.
What's on Offer
This is a fantastic opportunity to working for a leading manufacturing/Consumer business with their APAC operations based in Hong Kong. Our client is a market leader in their field and still growing. Our client is offering a competitive remuneration package. Expats and oversees candidates are also welcome to apply.