The Clorox Company Supply Chain Lead / Associate Project Manager, AMEA (FMCG, Burt's Bees & Clorox) in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Position Title: Supply Chain Lead / Associate Project Manager, AMEA

Position summary

Leads cross-functional teams to deliver projects such as: innovation projects (Rapid Response, Regional Rapid Response, Core Growth), Saving, Supply Assurance, etc. Those projects involve working closely with marketing, sales, R&D, finance, supply chain and others as needed. Delivers low and medium complexity projects e.g local or regional rapid responses, core growth project, supply assurance projects and saving projects and value creating projects (time constrained, category complexity, share gaining) for new products and/or cost savings.

Leads projects from initiation (charter) through Start of Ship (SOS) and close out, employing a stage gate process. Organizes the cross-functional activities to ensure completion of the project/product on schedule on budget and within charter constraints. Ensures the development of risks & contingency plans. Implements contingencies as needed. Challenges team assumptions for clarity and congruency. Pushes category leadership teams to make key decisions timely. Act as a key business partner and leader by neighborhood stakeholders. Ability to operate in a virtual team environment with cross functional members in different time-zones and locations.

Make your mark.

At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth -- growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support top-line, margin, and/or share growth by leading challenging and new product initiatives (imports from US, rapid responses, cost savings projects)

  • Develop and maintain a high performing organization of enthusiastic owners through active listening, challenging, direction setting, coaching, and execution.

  • Decision making and team influence through data analysis, facts, and critical assessment

  • Proactively drive process and stage gate steps, explicitly declare breakdowns and achieve related goals for those areas of responsibility

  • Work on system activities, set up, resource planning (PPM)

  • leads small to medium scale product changes e.g. RR, RRR and CG on single or multi-country

  • Leads cost savings projects.

  • Lead other Supply Chain activities such as ensure sourcing and supply assurance, support / coordinate Planning in inventories management and project transitions and represents PSO for multi-functional initiatives.

Position requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Years and Type of Experience:

  • 5 years leading project teams or working in cross-functional teams

  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledgeable in stage gate process and Project management practices (a certified, professional project manager is desired)

  • Strong business and project leadership skills, assertive and diplomatic, self directing, able to manage up and down the organization without authority, willing to hold others accountable.

  • Excellent communication and listening skills.

  • Functional knowledge across Legal, Regulatory, Manufacturing, R&D, Finance and Accounting, and Marketing.

  • Broad industry experience with a preference for Consumer Packaged Goods

  • Education Level/Degree:

  • Bachelor's degree required (engineering/technical degree preferred)

  • MBA is a plus

More about Customer Service & Logistics

We provide excellent service to Clorox's retail customers while maximizing savings for the company. As a member of our Customer Service & Logistics team, you'll drive top-line growth and help control costs in areas such as customer support, distribution center operations, transportation and field-based supply chain contacts for customers.

More about Clorox

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2017 sales of $6 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including:

  • Brita® water-filtration products

  • Burt's Bees® natural personal care products

  • Fresh Step® cat litter

  • Glad® bags, wraps and containers

  • Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces

  • Kingsford® charcoal

  • Liquid Plumr® clog removers

  • Pine-Sol® cleaners

  • RenewLife® digestive health products

  • Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements

  • Professional services: Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®

More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

More about Hong Kong

Clorox Hong Kong was founded in 1986. Hong Kong is part of the Greater China operation and has an integrated team of 40 employees. Our iconic brands are Glad®, Burt's Bees®, Clorox®, Greenworks®, Tilex®, Kingsford® and many others that you can find at retail chain stores, supermarkets, hyper supermarkets and drugstores. You can visit our website at: https://www.burtsbees.com.hk and https://www.clorox.com

Making a positive impact

Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. We've been broadly recognized for our corporate responsibility efforts, most notably being named to the Drucker Institute's 2017 Management Top 250 list, The Just 100: America's Top Corporate Citizens list, CR Magazine's 2018 Best Corporate Citizens list and the first sector-neutral Bloomberg Gender Equality Index in 2018.

We also support our communities, and, in FY2017, contributed $11 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing.

The Clorox Company and its subsidiaries is an EEO/AA/Protected Veteran/Disabled/LGBT employer.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled