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Director of Strategy

Job Title: Director of Strategy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -032019-230806
Contact Name: Youn Cho
Contact Email: ycho@argyllscott.com.hk
Job Published: April 17, 2019 06:24

Job Description

About the Company

Our client, a leading Hong Kong conglomerate, is seeking an experienced Director of Strategy for one of their Retail subsidiaries. The role will be reporting directly into the subsidiary CEO and take a lead role in helping the growth of the business and driving various strategic initiatives across functions, including Logistics, Technology/Innovation and Partnerships.

This is a high-profile position where the successful candidate will gain a unique perspective on how a large retailer operates. In working closely with the company CEO, there will be significant career development opportunities in the future.

Key Responsibilities

· Initiate and lead business development initiatives and projects including new businesses, new format and strategic partnerships

· Build capabilities and systems for business analytics to drive initiatives and business, while maintaining responsibility for market intelligence and competitors tracking

· Take a leadership position overseeing Finance and Business Development departments, managing forecasting and budgeting, as well as business case development

· Developing commercial/business tracking systems covering all KPIs

Key Requirements

· 7-12 years of experience from a mix of Management Consulting and the Consumer/Retail industry

· Ability to adapt quickly and work well within a fast-paced and dynamic work environment

· Demonstrable ability in working effectively with senior stakeholders across various functions

· Fluency in English and Cantonese is a must; Mandarin is advantageous

If you are interested to learn more, please send your resume to Youn Cho at ycho@argyllscott.com.hk for more information

As always, if you know of anyone in your network that may be interested in this role please feel free to pass this on to them - we pay referral fees for the introduction to new candidates who we successfully place.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.