General Manager / Country Manager - Vietnam

Connected Group - Expires on Jun 27, 2018
  • Country
  • Location
  • Job Type
  • Experience
  • Eligibility
  • Vietnam
  • Not specified
  • Permanent - Full Time
  • 15+ years
  • Expat and local
Function
General Management
Job Category
Fashion / Lifestyle
Salary
Attractive

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the largest fashion brands in the world as the leader of their Vietnam business and reporting into the Global Sourcing director based in Hong Kong, you will be charged will leading a team of around 30 staffs and supervising all sourcing, merchandising, quality and general operations of the office.

Responsibilities:
  • Be the leader of the office, demonstrating strong leadership to ensure long term business growth and achieve the corporate's objectives
  • Work closely with the internal and external stakeholders to effectively optimize operations and processes
  • Manage the P&L of the office, save cost without effecting the performance and effectiveness of the operations
  • Be the eyes and ears of the region for the corporate office, with high awareness with up-to-date market trends and industry news of the area
  • Draw and execute effective sourcing strategies to ensure a healthy matrix of vendors for the business
  • Create and maintain a suitable set of procedures related to order allocation, vendor management and improvements and capacity monitoring and management
  • Offer strong product development ideas and strategies for internal and external teams and stakeholders to maximize business opportunities
  • Create a strong library of raw materials to aid the product development operation
  • Lead and manage the quality and technical teams to ensure all products are developed effectively and efficiently, and that the quality of the products can reach the standards of the company
  • Offer technical advice and trouble-shooting solutions to internal and external teams
  • Be the expert of risk-management - offer on hand report and solutions to relevant parties to ensure risks and potential issues are minimized

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or above in business management, global sourcing, supply chain management or related discipline
  • Minimum of 15 years of related experience with over 8 years in senior management position as senior manager / director or above, must have good sourcing/buying/trading office experience
  • Strong experience and knowledge in sourcing, merchandising and production and must have strong knowledge of apparel products
  • Must have solid experience leading offices or businesses in Asian countries and have excellent knowledge of the culture of the region
  • Candidates who have frequently travelled and/or led teams in Vietnam will be highly preferred
  • Fluent in both Chinese & English, written and verbal

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Connected Group

Established in 1997, ConnectedGroup is a privately owned enterprise and has developed from a pure executive search business into a full spectrum human capital consulting firm. With offices in Asia ...

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