Central JD Commerce Limited.

Manager - Strategy & Special Projects (Chinese Speaking)

Central JD Commerce Limited.
Salary negotiable
Posted on 20 Jan 2021

Manager - Strategy & Special Projects (Chinese Speaking)

Central JD Commerce Limited.

Job Highlights

  • Corporate Strategy & Growth
  • Chinese language ability (business fluent)
  • Special Projects & Strategic initiatives

Job Description

We are looking for a “Manager - Strategy & Special Projects” to lead the strategic execution of special projects, develop strategic partnerships and drive corporate planning to execution. The role provides an excellent opportunity to gain broad-based exposure to strategic, commercial and operational topics in one of Thailand’s leading ecommerce platforms. You will report to the Head of Strategy & Special Projects and have direct access to management.- Corporate Strategy & Growth: Drive corporate strategic planning and formulate strategy to develop new businesses in high priority areas; collaborating with cross-functional teams to bring strategy to execution.

Role & responsibilities
  • Project Management Office: Manage and drive execution of a portfolio of company-level strategic projects including but not limited to cross-functional strategic projects and partnerships, building trusted relationships across teams and external partners. Manage and track cross-functional project activities and ensure they are completed within target dates and project stakeholders adhere to project expectations
  • CEO Office: Support CEO and management in strategic business priorities, resource allocation, performance management & business reviews. Drive proactive responses to business critical insights gained through end-to-end understanding of consumer needs, market development and business performance
  • Special Projects & Strategic initiatives: Drive proactive responses to business critical insights gained through end-to-end understanding of business performance, consumer and market needs. Engage with the business teams to identify, prioritize, and frame key business challenges to spearhead cross-functional high-impact special projects.
  • Others: Execute on business interventions and ad-hoc projects that are time-critical and of business importance.

Requirements
  • Chinese language ability (business fluent) is a must
  • 4 -7 years of experience in management consulting, strategic partnership, ecommerce, venture capital and/ or related experience in fast-paced technology company. Good knowledge of Thailand and SE Asia Ecommerce ecosystem is a plus.
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree or higher from a top-tier university with outstanding academic achievements. MBA is a plus
  • Highly analytical and structured thinking, a love for numbers and problem-solving, with ability to think creatively with a data driven decision-making approach and communicate actionable recommendations to business leaders
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills (in English and Thai) with ability to work with stakeholders at all functions and levels. Chinese is a plus.
  • Solid experience in project/stakeholder management with ability to handle numerous projects and tasks, prioritize
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure in a competitive industry / rapidly changing environment
  • Strong sense of ownership, take initiatives and look for opportunities for improvements
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to complete tasks with speed and accuracy
  • Professional experience in Microsoft Office Tools (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
  • Fluent in English and Thai with legal authorisation to work in Thailand

Additional Information

Career Level
Senior
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
4 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview

JD Central is the trademark under joint venture between JD.com, China’s largest retailer,and Central Group, Thailand’s strongest retail conglomerate.

Central JD Commerce Co. is the leading e-commerce business in Thailand. The company was a joint-venture between Central Group, Thailand’s biggest retailer, and JD.Com, China’s largest e-commerce firm whose revenue ranked 3rd in the world.

Central JD Commerce Co. is the service provider of jd.co.th, an online one stop service e-commerce website with all category products available. Central JD Commerce’s mission is to deliver the best and most convenient buying and selling experiences to everyone. We are committed to support Thailand to become a hub of e-commerce business in ASEAN.

Join us! and be a part of pioneers at JD Central if you would love to:

  • Make great impact to Thailand market with your marketing acumen while learning first-hand about customer’s behavior and consumption patterns
  • Initiate and execute marketing ideas to improve customer experience using your creativity plus digital and data-driven marketing approaches
  • Identify key trends and criteria that influence customer behavior and take actions and experiment based on the insights

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Overtime pay, Performance bonus, Work from home