Brand Protection Manager

Company Name: Burberry Limited

Location: Hong Kong S.A.R, Not, HK

Overview
JOB PURPOSE

 

This role will support the Brand Protection (“BP”) Team to evolve, develop and implement our global brand protection strategies, policies and solutions within our supply chain in Asia.  This role will also be the main point of contact internally and externally for all BP matters relating to supply chain.  The successful candidate will be responsible for and manage disposals, investigations, audits, training and enforcement involving our intellectual property rights for our supply chain partners.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Implement and manage BP waste disposal processes within our supply chain
  • Develop and implement global BP strategy and policies within our supply chain 
  • Investigate BP issues (including non-compliance issues) within our supply chain and liaising with relevant teams to take appropriate action 
  • Identify, provide and maintain BP training material to enable appropriate training for our supply chain partners (internal and external)
  • Analyze supply chain partners and identify potential risk areas
  • Conduct factory visits to assess BP security compliance and minimize risk exposure
  • Other brand protection related support as needed
PERSONAL PROFILE

 

  • Strong knowledge of supply chain and/or manufacturing process
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Pro-active, independent and shows high degree of integrity
  • Good at managing multiple cross functional stakeholders but working as a team
  • Strong oral and written command of English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels internally and externally
  • Willingness to travel
  • 3 – 5 years experience in a related field
  • Experience in Intellectual Property enforcement or related work is preferred but not essential
  • Experience in sustainable waste management would be a plus
  • This is not a lawyer role