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Senior Director OperationsPage Executive
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  • Base salary + high commission
  • Posted on 19 Aug 2019
Senior Director OperationsPage Executive

Job Highlights

  • Responsibility across APAC
  • Managing a large team across locations
  • Eventual P&L Responsibility

Job Description

As the Senior Director of Operations, you will be responsible for the Operations across the APAC region. With teams in China, Hong Kong and South East Asia, you will be integral to the success of the business, reporting directly into the Head Quarters in US.

Client Details

My client is a Global Footwear organisations with Operations, Manufacturing and Retail across the world. Headquartered in US, they are continuing to develop their technologies and brand to stay ahead of the competition. This will be based in their APAC HQ where they deal with predominantly the Sourcing, Product Development and Quality of the product.


As the Senior Director of Operations, you will initially be coming in to work closely with the current GM on areas such as Packaging, Brand Protection and Ordering as well as the HR piece. This will be to understand the business across the APAC region as well as to open good communications with the US business. You will then take on more responsibilities to include:

* working on the Sourcing, Product Development and Quality for the 3rd party suppliers and putting in best practice within these factories.

* dealing with a highly complex ordering department with 1000s of SKUs and a very large order book which needs to be carefully watched.

* working on continuous improvement and coming up with initiatives to improve the business.

* dealing with the administration across the different offices , looking at the training and development as well as making sure that legal requirements are upheld.

* looking at where the future of the business should lye; where the sourcing should take place and how to ensure that the risk is mitigated whilst getting the best possible deals.

Above all, you will be the escalation point in the company; responsible for dealing with the US and letting them know how the business is performing and any initiatives that you want to in-still. A very senior position with huge responsibility.


The successful candidate will be at GM level within an organisation and be a real expert in the Footwear Industry. Having come from a Sourcing, Quality and Product Development background, you will have developed at a rapid rate and be able to show tangible results throughout your career. Other attributes include:

* experience within best practice organisations with substantial volume across multiple different locations.

* previous work experience in dealing with remote line managers and have an understanding of how to grow and develop this relationship.

* ideally operations experience within Packaging, HR and CSR and previous P&L responsibility will be an advantage.

* experience of managing large teams of highly motivated professionals (100+) and have gone through significant change management programmes.

You will be down to earth and have high integrity with a great reputation in the industry. This will be a challenging role and will need a lot of commitment from whoever takes it on.

Job Offer

A great chance to eventually manage a very large business across APAC; a very senior position within the Sourcing industry.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Bruce Neish on +852 2848 4701

Additional Information

Years of Experience
15 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

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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