Country Director

  • Job Reference: JB4043
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2017
  • Location: Bangladesh
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Operations, Production, Senior appointments
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Julie Brogan
  • Email: info@uandirecruitment.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0115 948 7979

Job Description

Our client is a UK leading importer, enjoying impressive growth. To drive and support their strategy in Bangladesh they are looking to recruit a Country Director for the region. 

Country Director - The Role:

  • Develop a fantastic working relationship with the UK teams. 
  • Ensuring contract orders are shipped on time and to the required quality standards.
  • Develop a robust working relationship with UK merchandise and QA teams.
  • Ensure that production planning and critical paths are adhered too.
  • Keep UK updated on any relevant intelligence relating to competition / product / price points etc.
  • Ensure a great range of fabrics are presented at the beginning of every season.
  • Work closely with the design team to ensure the right product is delivered.
  • Work closely with compliance team to ensure that current factory base is kept up to date with all relevant audits 

Country Director - The Candidate:

  • Previous experience of leading on offshore sourcing office is essential
  • Sound knowledge of production, technical and product development areas are key
  • Excellent project management and interpersonal skills. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Resourceful, energetic, analytical and competent.
  • Loads of energy, real self-starter and great problem solver
  • You must have extensive experience of dealing with the UK retailers across multi product

Country Director -  The Package:

- Competitive

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only successful candidates will be contacted.