Head of Regional Lean Warehouse Transformation - US Listed

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: HK$900000.00 - HK$1200000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH233995_1566892807
  • Regional leadership launch team for a global brand
  • Lean warehousing and change management
  • Frequent travel across key regions

Our client is a one of the biggest E-commerce company headquartered in the US. They've business partnership with 1000+ suppliers and business presence across US, UK and EU. The company has an aggressive business expansion in the APAC market with Hong Kong as a regional hub, and it's one of the fast-growing e-tailer in its sector. They are currently looking for a Head of Regional Lean Warehouse Transformation to join as a launch team key member in HK, to further leverage the growing business internationally.

Based in Hong Kong with frequent travel, you will be responsible for all Lean Warehouse Transformation, Operations & Process Improvement Strategy in line with the commercial objective for the APAC market. As a Head of Regional Lean Warehouse Transformation, your responsibilities will include:

  • Closely partnering with cross-department and formulating a supply chain network throughout China and Southeast Asia
  • Creating, defining and driving continuous improvement throughout Asia Supply Chain site operations
  • Developing country and site-specific improvement plans across range of logistics operations across Asia
  • Deploying deep lean, six sigma or other toolkit along with analytics to benchmark and drive step improvement to processes to enable building a digital 3PL of the future
  • Establishing and implementing lean principles as the prime methodology, end-to-end process standardisation to maximise operational efficiency in Asia
  • Collaborating with the management team to identify and recommend process and systems to drive measurable enhancement in key performance metrics - sales, quality, profitability etc.
  • Implementing SOPs, workflow, standardisation, visual controls and practical problem-solving tools
  • Designing the physical layout of the Process Improvement Strategy and applies lean concepts

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Degree and have 10+ years' experience in driving Continuous Process Improvement through Lean or Six Sigma methodologies within logistics, manufacturing or other operationally intense environment
  • Solid experience in Asia CFS/ Warehouse/ Logistics with experience in leading strategy in 3PL, Freight Forwarding, Warehousing, Logistics, Manufacturing or Supply Chain industry
  • Experience in developing operations strategy, driving change management and partnering with cross departments at regional level
  • Experience in driving Warehousing Process Improvement strategy in manufacturing or logistics environments in Asia
  • Strong project management skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, solution-oriented and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Strong analytical, business acumen and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent command of written & spoken English and Chinese required

*This position required frequent travel.

*Candidate with less experience will be considered as Regional Lean Warehouse Transformation, Senior Manager.

Interested parties, please click on "APPLY NOW" quoting AL233995 or email your CV to Anki.Lau@ambition.com.hk with a resume summary statement. Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified.


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