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Senior Director, Global Supply Planning
Industry: FMCG / Consumer Goods Function: Operations Type: Permanent Location: Hong Kong Post: December 2019
Industry: FMCG / Consumer Goods
Function: Operations Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong Post: December 2019
Key Responsibilities
  • Overall responsible for successfully delivering on the company’s global supply planning and logistics strategy.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations of Hong Kong and China teams and identify opportunities to improve on processes, lead times and costs. 
  • Plan, develop and implement organisation policies, goals and objectives.  Outline and cascade policy guideline, operation manuals and operations changes.
  • Pro-actively communicate with all stakeholders the status of planning activities to ensure appropriate capacity is available at vendors to fulfill demand. 
  • Manage supply planning cycle, establish scenarios for risk mitigation and be the key point of contact for any escalations and seek solutions to the benefit of all parties involved.  
  • Regularly review and audit shipment data and reports to monitor progress.
  • Define, implement and lead programs to build trusting relationships with partners and support them in building capability.
  • Be the approver for key logistics related decisions including resolving any cross region/country logistics related issues and ensuring KPI’s are identified, measured and met.  
  • Identify talent to support both short- and long-term targets; develop and nurture a strong, collaborative and inclusive culture of equality within a cross cultural organisation.
The Candidate
  • University Degree qualification and min. 12 years’ relevant regional working experience in supply chain management with at least 8 years at managerial level.
  • Experience in consumer goods and/or retail industry, or a related field is desirable.
  • Strategic with a global mind, able to collaborate with partners from various background and cultures.
  • Proven leader who is capable of inspiring the team to fulfil company’s strategy and aspiration. 
  • Strong analytical skills and a demonstrated problem solver. 
  • Good command of written and spoken English.
  • Familiar with import/export process and customs procedures in global sourcing plants.
  • Experience in process improvement and change management projects.
  • Willing to travel (up to 30%).
Work Location

Hong Kong


  • Short-listed candidates will be notified via email or telephone within 2 weeks of application.
  • Personal particulars and other information collected are used strictly for recruitment purposes and will cease to be stored in the recruitment database 2 years after your application date.

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