China Digital Product Partnership Assistant Manager / Manager - DFS91121083 in Shenzhen at DFS

Date Posted: 11/23/2021

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Job Description

DFS is the world's leading luxury retailer serving the travelers in the world. We are currently seeking a product partnership professional to join our digital transformation team at our in Shenzhen to support and manage our future of eCommerce partnership with China technical giants.

Key Responsibilities:

• Develop the strategy for the future of eCommerce partnership with China technical giants, including but not limited to Tencent and Alibaba Group
• Analyze latest Chinese latest product capabilities and trends in the market / provided by China technical giants. Provide industry insights and guide internal stakeholders through the process of using digital touchpoints and services to innovate and elevate the New Retail customer journey
• Evaluate the compatibility and commercial value of the partner products & services in DFS context. Select appropriate methods for collecting and analyzing data, and develop informed recommendations that shape or support the DFS strategy
• Support the PRC Experience Product Owner to convert the complex product introduction deck into DFS internal user-friendly one
• Lead a small POC (Proof of Concept) team to pilot new and experimental partners’ latest API & Innovation. Merge successful POC into main track of core development
• Embed Chinese latest product capabilities into DFS product portfolio and user journey
• Liaise with China ops team and strategy team to identify the opportunities

Key Requirements:

• Minimum 6-8 years working experience in a Digital or Ecommerce Development
• University Degree, preferably in digital, communication, marketing and computer science
• Experienced in working with / for Tencent or Alibaba
• Utmost attention to detail for all facets of the software development, delivery and operations process
• Working understanding of the luxury market and evolving tech landscape
• Experience in digital and/or ecommerce operating models
• Candidate with less experience but good potentials could be considered as Assistant Manager
• Stationed in Shenzhen