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Regional General Manager - Greater China - FMCG/FOOD

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Catering / Food & Beverage
Job function Catering / Hospitality > Food & Beverage
Sales / Business Development / Customer Service > Channel / Distribution
Sales / Business Development / Customer Service > Sales Management
Published On 27/09/2016
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Seeking a Senior Executive with deep knowledge of the food distribution/retail space in both Hong Kong and China. This is a strategic hire focused on growing the Groups Asia portfolio. This role reports to the Group CEO based overseas.

Client Details

We have been retained by a well establish food distribution group with operations across Greater China, Australia and New Zealand. Continued expansion of their Greater China footprint has brought about the need for a Senior level Executive to lead the business.

Description

Reporting to the Group CEO, you will be responsible for:
  • Leading all business activity across Hong Kong and China
  • Mentor and develop your direct reports (GM level) in both leadership and commercial acumen's
  • Developing, setting and implementing a rapid growth strategy for all business lines
  • Expand the groups profile, channels and market coverage
  • Build strong working relationships with distributors and retails
  • Assist with M+A activity
  • Manage corporate risks and relevant mitigating strategies


Profile

You will be/have:
  • An expert in the Hong Kong and China market with 15+years of experience in the Food distribution/retail industry
  • An extensive track-record managing and mentoring senior level staff
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience setting and executing a regional strategy that allows for growth and expansion
  • A hands-on leader willing to work autonomously
  • Mandarin and English language skills are a must
  • A Hong Kong Passport or HK Permenant ID Card is required




Job Offer

This is the perfect role for an entrepreneur (or aspiring entrepreneur) who is excited about the prospect of leading an expanding food distribution company in HK and China. This role is best suited for a mature individual who can manage, influence and motivate other senior level direct reports.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Steve Parkes on +852 2848 4703