As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Group IT Applications Manager , Retail

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Retail - Luxury / Jewellery / Watch
Job function Information Technology > Application Development
Information Technology > IT Project Management
Information Technology > Team Leader
Published On 13/10/2016
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Our client is a high-end home decoration and furniture multinational company with their own manufacturing sites, retail presence and project business with major hospitality groups in Asia. A newly created role now exists and we are looking to hire a team head with strength in ERP, POS, CRM and preferably EDI to lead the applications team.





Client Details

Our client is a high-end home decoration and furniture multinational company with their own manufacturing sites, retail presence and project business with major hospitality groups in Asia. A newly created role now exists for a department head with strength in ERP, POS, CRM and preferably EDI to lead the applications team.





Description

Reporting to the Group CFO, you will lead a small team of application developers in Hong Kong and China to meet business needs. You will work closely with internal stakeholders around the globe to determine their needs, develop IT strategy and translate requirements to technical lead, prioritise and drive complex projects and be able to communicate this well throughout the process. You will be the ambassador of the IT division and be able to communicate, explain and influence senior management, uncover critical information, and display leadership in IT-related discussions. Budget control, time line and vendor management will be a key part of the role. Focus will be on BI Tool, CRM, Retail POS, ERP and EDI systems development, improvement and integration with business process across countries.

Profile

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5-8 years in a management position with focus in application development specifically in ERP, BI Tool, POS and CRM ,experience implementing EDI will be an advantage. Our client's company culture is fairly westernised hence an entrepreneurial mindset, flexibility, language, presentation and communication skills will be key. You will need to demonstrate a strong grasp of complex projects, decide on a course of action and be able to manage and present it well to senior stakeholders. English and Chinese language skills required, minimal travelling.

Job Offer

Entrepreneurial and westernised environment, rapidly growing company with businesses around the globe.

Suitable for candidates with a strong track record working for sizable multinational companies now looking for an exciting challenge where there are lots of opportunities to drive different projects worldwide.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Grace Lee on +852 2848 4721