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Senior Supply Chain Manager - Veterinary Services
- Newly created position
- Globally recognised organisation
About Our Client
The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class horse racing operator, one of Asia's leading membership clubs and Hong Kong's largest community benefactor. The Club is one of Hong Kong's top employers with over 24,800 members of staff and retains an outstanding reputation for service excellence to its customers, charities, Government organisations and ultimately the people of Hong Kong. The HKJC is one of Hong Kong's most respected organisations and provides a fantastic platform for a long and fulfilling career.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Senior Supply Chain Manager is to improve and ensure reliable end to end supply chain; availability, quality and pricing for our clients veterinary drugs, clinical equipment and consumables for their operations in both Hong Kong and China. The major focus of the Senior Supply Chain Manager is to develop a supply line capable of meeting future needs for dual site/country operations and address the complexity and uncertainties of China's import/customer regulatory environment while mitigating risk. You will ensure successful importation of key products from current supply source into China, activate a strategy plan to start the development of PRC based sourcing and expand our clients existing supply network while cultivating key suppliers to enter the China market through a set of clear deliverables and objectives.
The senior Supply Chain Manager will run the tender process as necessary and work closely with the end users within the club in evaluating supplier submissions and support the awarding of contracts. In addition, you will introduce key performance measures for selected supply categories and ensure and maintain a culture of continuous improvement with particular focus on total cost of ownership. At all times excellent working relationships need to be cultivated with both suppliers and authorities so that the club will be treated as a priority customer and trusted organisation.
The Successful Applicant
We are happy to look at candidates from two specific backgrounds and welcome applicants from overseas.
- You will have a strong understanding of end-end supply chain and sourcing in Pharmaceuticals, Medical or Veterinary products. Ideally within APAC with exposure to developing markets.
- You will have specific, extensive and broad Industry knowledge of Animal health-care products and suppliers. Preferably having worked in business development or sales focused roles.
A proven track record in optimizing value and risk mitigation, developing innovative yet practical solutions, ensuring compliance of all customs and regulatory issues as well as hands-on experiences across multiple locations is essential. A strategic thinker with strong leadership and communication skills, you will have the ability to foster close relationships with key stakeholders and be proactive and continually seek opportunities for improvement. Complete fluency in English is required. Cantonese a plus
What's on Offer
This is a fantastic and unique opportunity to work with one of Hong Kong's preeminent employers. The level of appointment and remuneration will be commensurate to the qualification and experience of the successful candidate. For job seekers, especially those applying from oversees this is open to discussion.