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Our client is one of the Korea's largest and most respected consumer goods producing companies and they are looking for a CEO who will lead their overall operation of approximately 2 billion US dollars with 1,000 employees including overseas subsidiaries in USA, Japan and China. The CEO will serve as Representative Director of corporate operations. The ideal candidate for this position has previous corporate management experience in the top management position with a proven track record for effective team management and performance-driven leadership.

The total compensation package including performance incentive will be approximately US$ 300,000 to 500,000 depending on the experience and qualification. For the successful candidate who will be relocated to Seoul, the expatriate package including housing accommodation will be provided additionally. 


The brief information about the position is as under :

[Role & Responsibility]

  • Develop a long range course of action or set of goals to ensure successful realization of the organization's vision.

  • Ensure the developmet of clear goals that align a unit's efforts with the organization's vision and strategic plan for sustained revenue growth.

  • Build strategic alliances both inside and outside the organization to create business  opportunities and ute business strategies.

  • Build a competitive superior organization through attracting, developing, and retaining talent to ensure that people with the right skills and motivations are in the right place at the right time to meet business needs.

  • Develop an organization culture that leads to ongoing excellence and effective growth of the business while maintaining the highest integrity and promote an environment where employees are engaged and perform at a high level.

  • Be responsible for planning of future growth by assessing existing and future market needs, establishing priorities and identifying fiscal and human resource needs for future development.

  • Collaborate with fiscal affairs and finance departments in the development and preparation of annual budget, revenues, operating expenses and capital expenditures.

  • Implement and comply with fiscal policies and reporting procedures in accordance with the company's guidelines.


    [Qualification Required]


  • Deep knowledge on distribution system or channels and supply chains of FMCG industry in Korea.  

  • Must know a current global trend of FMCG industry to have updated information on consumer behaviour and  industry technology innovation for new product development and upgrade to keep competitive edge over rivals. 

  • Implement product development process innovation to establish a solid leadership position in the global market.

  • Establish the collaboration networking and eco-system with domestic and overseas partners to proactively grasp the right investment opportunities.

  • Has excellent negotiation skills with major business entities and overseas institutes and contractors.

  • More than 20 years of experience in FMCG industry including 10 years of Senior Management Position (Experience in food industry is a great advantage).

  • Bachelor's Degree required, MBA degree from the reputed university is preferred.

  • Fluent in English and Korean speaking and writing.



    We are  one of the utive search firms based in Seoul with 32 years of history. If you are interested in the position, please send your CV directly  to Mr. Gary Koh via his email : ceo@headhunter.co.kr / M: +82-10-2393-0361


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