Country HR Director, Shanghai

Kerry Consulting -Licence 16S8060
  • Global FMCG organisation
  • Strong growth potential ​
  • Dynamic work environment

We are pleased to be working with an established global FMCG organisation that has a strong history and legacy. The business has recorded phenomenal growth in Asia and China is identified as a key market.

Based in Shanghai, this role reports to the APAC HR Director based in Singapore and work closely with the Country Managing Director as well as other function heads to support the rapid business growth. Leading a small team, you will play an important role in managing talent, employee engagement and work closely with business leaders. Additionally, you will coach and develop line managers, and integrate people management into the business strategy

You must have a proven track record with at least 10-15 years of generalist HR experience preferably from the consumer/FMCG related industries and have solid knowledge of China’s employment laws. Experience working in highly matrixed organisations will be critical, as well as strong business acumen. Having worked in global MNCs previously would give you an edge in communicating and managing stakeholders.

As this role will be based in Shanghai and requires to liaise with local authorities and employees, this role will be seeking a candidate that resides in China with a strong command for both Mandarin and English.

To apply, please submit your resume to Finian Toh at, quoting the job title and reference number FT128944. We regret that only successfully shortlisted applicants will be contacted.