Reference Code:  11318

Associate Director - Talent


Shanghai, 31, CN


Richemont owns some of the world’s leading luxury goods Maisons, with particular strengths in jewellery, fine watches and premium accessories. Each Maison represents a proud tradition of style, quality and craftsmanship and Richemont seeks to preserve the heritage and identity of each of its Maisons. At the same time, we are committed to innovation and designing new products which are in keeping with our Maisons’ values, through a process of continuous creativity.



The role’s mission is to lead to hire, implement and drive an integrated talent acquisition, management implementation system for the objective of one candidate in advance.


Recruitment Strategy and Solutions

  • Develop sourcing strategies through a variety of channels including the use of social media platforms, employee referral program, networking and unique opportunities/events, building a pipeline of diversified talent
  • Review the recruitment procedures and policies are complied with corporate guideline, provide recommendation to enhance the recruitment effectiveness
  • Stay abreast of the industry knowing where to find the best talent for our diverse and varied needs
  • Build credible, trusted relationships with senior leadership and hiring managers to understand their hiring and business needs, challenges and business objectives



Employer Branding and Campus Recruitment


  • Promote Richemont as an employer of choice to attract top talent by various TA activities, such as career day, employee video, career leaflet and career card
  • Have better client experiences in term of recruitment process, internal mobility and career development
  • Participate in planning, preparation and execution of employer branding projects
  • Cultivate University – undergrad / MBA relationships to enhance alignment with recruitment strategy


Recruitment Excellence

  • Responsible for all recruiting tools, platforms and reporting
  • Handle end-to-end recruitment for some key positions for director above roles
  • Fine-tune and implement e-recruitment system to ensure the effectiveness & efficiency in execute staffing plan
  • Develop and build talent pipeline by online sourcing tools and social medias (Linkedin, Facebook, Wechat)
  • Monitor the recruitment budget and recruitment expense reports
  • Initiate and implement talent acquisition projects/program, including the recruitment vendor management, key position market mapping, MIT program for front line retail, campus recruitment, recruitment training and career day, etc.
  • Drive and manage the Group Recruitment Training workshops at local level
  • Assist in recruitment related ad-hoc projects



Talent Management 


  • Support HRD in leading , planning and coordinating the local succession planning processes and to ensure all related information are properly documented and maintained in the SAP Talent Management Desktop (TMD)
  • Liaise with Brand Heads and HRBPs in the implementation of talent management initiatives including identifying top performers and emerging leaders with a focus on building / engaging diverse talent and high performance team by providing advice and to develop appropriate and realistic career/development plans which should reflect well balance between the personal aspirations and Company views
  • Work very closely with HRBPs and Sourcing team to drive HR Staffing Committee



Team Management

  • Set clear roles and responsibilities of direct/indirect member
  • Provide training, coaching & feedback for career development
  • Retain people by motivating team to gain job satisfaction
  • Ensure team delivery


Reporting and Analytic Records

  • Convers Data to useful information for effective Recruitment
  • Management and Monitor Recruitment Effectively.



  • Direct manager: Human Resources Director China
  • Reviewing manager: Human Resources Director China
  • Number of Staff reporting to the position: 5


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 15+ years of experience in full life-cycle talent acquisition/recruiting preferably in a related industry
  • 3+ years’ in a talent acquisition management/leadership role preferably in a creative and/or digital workplace sourcing talent
  • Experience in Talent Management
  • Team management skill and having the ability to effectively lead, motivate, inspire and delegate
  • Great time and project management skills
  • Strong in key and multiple stakeholder management
  • Good interpersonal skills


  • Self confidence
  • Can do attitude
  • Proactivity
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Having passion for our employees and for what we do
  • Able to work independent with minimal supervision
  • Hands on well organise and able to handle multi-tasks simultaneously
  • Creativity in problem-solving, resourcefulness
  • Ability to be detail-oriented, strong organizational skills