Director of Strategy

Job Title: Director of Strategy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -032019-230806
Contact Name: Youn Cho
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2019 13:24

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 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.