Global Vice President, Supply Chain & Procurement - FMCG

Location: Hong Kong City
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement Ambition Executive Search
Salary: HK$1300000 - HK$1700000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH244888_1603435592
  • Global leadership role based in HK places strong focus in China
  • Lead breakthrough changes and high-impact cost optimisation strategy
  • Construct and consolidate Global Supply Chain best practice

Our client is an International famous FMCG enterprise with business across 80+ countries. It is one of the biggest companies in its category of goods worldwide. The company has a wide-ranging product portfolio and is a substantial market leader in Asia. The business has strong commercial growth across the world with Hong Kong as a regional hub; They are currently looking for a Global Vice President, Supply Chain & Procurement to leverage the winning business further and formulate business optimisation strategy.

Based in HK, you will be responsible for Global Supply Chain and Procurement strategy in line with the commercial objective. As a Global Vice President, Supply Chain & Procurement, your responsibilities will include:

  • Consolidating the Global Supply Chain Process Improvement strategy, defining Global Procurement strategy for raw material, ingredients, packaging materials and a service supplier - placing strong focus in China
  • Partnering with the Regional and Local leadership team to design and drive the business enhancement strategy
  • Evaluating the current procurement, demand and supply planning process and provide data-driven business optimisation solutions for all regions
  • Managing the relationship with suppliers, reviewing existing contracts, negotiating with vendors to enhance operation efficiency and improve supply chain plans
  • Formulating applicable sourcing strategies, vendor management & selection and developing the best practice and SOP to maximise effectiveness
  • Formulating high-impact cost and quality control tactic with a good understanding of market dynamics
  • Leading and coaching the team in achieving operational excellence on inventory control, warehouse management, turnaround times, food safety and logistics management
  • Closely partnering with cross-functional teams to ensure suppliers are chosen and integrated with an optimal approach
  • Associating with top management and develop business transformation strategies and plans in line with business objectives

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Degree and have 15+ years of experience in Regional or Global Supply Chain & Procurement Management in FMCG sector
  • Experience in managing Supply Chain function in a sizable company, leading raw material sourcing strategy with a solid understanding of the FMCG industry in China
  • Strong experience in driving Global or Regional Supply Chain improvement and cost optimisation strategy in fast-paced environments
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with a solution-oriented mentality and a proactive approach
  • Outstanding business acumen, brilliant stakeholder management and analytical skills
  • Excellent command of written & spoken English, Mandarin and Cantonese is a MUST

Interested parties, please click on "APPLY NOW" quoting AL244888 or email your CV to with a resume summary statement. Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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