Regional Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Director

  • Company: Christian Dior Far East Ltd.
  • Country / Region : Hong Kong
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: General Management
  • Experience required: Minimum 10 years
  • Reference No.: CDC04096
  • Date of publication: 2021.01.22

Position

The Purpose

  • To develop Fine Jewelry and Timepieces business through retail network in Asia Pacific.
  • To achieve boutique objectives in both quantitative (business plan) and qualitative (image & client service) KPIs.
  • To ensure branding strategy of Fine Jewelry and Timepieces well implemented in Asia Pacific.
  • To assist in sales network development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the Fine Jewelry & Timepieces team and work closely with the Regional Private Clients & Uber Luxury Director to develop business plans and merchandising strategies.
  • Drive FJ & T business through retail network.
  • Achieve overall qualitative and quantitative objectives in each country.
  • Strengthen customer loyalty and increase market shares.
  • Participate to FJ events and new product launches to facilitate sales.
  • Work closely with country managers and coordinate with functional heads to prepare budgets and sales strategies to achieve sales objectives, market share, and brand image.
  • Manage Fine Jewelry & Timepieces merchandises including participate in buying trips, construct product assortments and arrange stock replenishment & transfers.
  • Support country managers to monitor store operations which include visual merchandising, stock management, in-store promotion, inventory control and security.
  • Facilitate sales during different client development activities or treatments both instore and in outside venues.
  • Track sales and KPIs for all stores and provide constructive feedback to Country Managers and work with them for action plans.
  • Support boutique managers in recruitment, staff development and performance
  • Manage and develop the members of the team.

Profile

Education & Professional Qualifications

  • Degree Holder / GIA Holder in Administration / Management Science or related discipline.

Work Experience 

  • Minimum 15 years relevant working experience.
  • Previous experience in merchandising of luxury good and service related industry preferred.

Skills

  • Capability to understand and defend brand DNA
  • Creative thinking
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Selling technique in high valued products
  • Customer and relationship focus
  • Action oriented & sales focus
  • Ability to be both proactive and reactive

Profile

  • Luxury business expert and experience in retail market
  • Good track record in Fine Jewelry and Timepieces
  • Personal affinity with brand and products
  • Strong sales mindset
  • Elegance, educated
  • Well connected
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