Senior Business Officer (Fashion)
My client is a large fashion retailer with business in Hong Kong, China, South East Asia and Middle East market with over 900 stores worldwide.
They are looking a Senior Business Officer or Assistant Manager look after the South East Asia and Middle East franchise business with Good English communication.
Provide support and advice to South East Asia and Middle East franchise markets on areas of buying, marketing, production, logistics and payment issues;
Foster strong relationship with overseas franchise partners;
Participate in product and collection offering to overseas markets;
Assist the seasonal product line, collect presentations and push ordering;
Represent export markets to deal with HQ design team on product design and production issue;
Support and monitor franchise market sales and product performance to achieve sales target; and
Conduct market research in understanding brand competitors and local customer needs.
Degree holder in International Business, Fashion & Textile or related discipline;
Minimum 5 years' experience in trading, franchising, merchandising or retail industry, of which 2 years in fashion retail brand, regional experience is a plus;
Hand-on experiences in managing franchise partners;
Strong analytical and numerical mind with strong market sense;
Good team player with excellent interpersonal skills; and
Excellent spoken and written English, Cantonese and Putonghua.
Frequent travel to different South East Asia and Middle East countries
Candidates with more experience will be considered as Assistant manager level