Associate Director, Corporate Affairs, S&R (Wine Jobs: Management & Administration)

Full Time

  Pernod Ricard

  Hongkong, Central and Western

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor regulatory environment and related enforcement in Asia:
  • Lead the monitoring of regulatory environment developments in Asia which may directly affect our products (e.g. taxation, import procedures, labelling, product standards, food safety, consumer production, market supervision, advertising and marketing regulations, alcohol policy)
  • Formulate relevant analysis and develop corporate affairs strategies for key developments and lead the implementation of respective strategies, in coordination with PR Asia management, Pernod Ricard Headquarters and brand owners, the local market and the industry
  • Keep abreast and brief Pernod Ricard headquarter and management as appropriate on political, policy and regulatory developments affecting the industry’s interests at large in the region
  • Engage external stakeholders
    • Maintain positive and close relations with key interlocutors (industry associations, chambers of commerce, social aspects organisations, foreign embassies, relevant government ministries in Asian markets, NGOs, international and regional organisations, etc.)
    • As relevant, take an active role in the running of the regional trade association Asia Pacific International Wine & Spirits Alliance (APIWSA), steering the strategic discussion of the association in alignment with Pernod Ricard business priorities
  • Develop and implement lobbying strategies
    • Consult with affiliates, HQ and relevant stakeholders to develop lobbying strategies on corporate affairs issues in the region to protect business
    • Work with industry representatives and industry associations (globally, regionally and in assigned markets) to align on key positions. Adopt and implement engagement plans and responses to measures affecting the industry to further Pernod Ricard and industry objectives
  • Conduct analysis on technical issues
  • Lead industry-wide and region-wide technical studies to support advocacy work in Asian countries
  • Support Pernod Ricard's commitment to Sustainability and Responsibility (S&R)
  • Ensure integration of Pernod Ricard’s Headquarters’ S&R strategy and local S&R programs into the regional and local corporate affairs agenda
  • In close collaboration with the Headquarter, support Pernod Ricard’s and/or industry’s joint actions on alcohol policy advocacy
  • Explore opportunities to cooperate with the authorities to share practice and establish effective alcohol policies promoting responsible drinking
  • Manage the internal network
  • Facilitate information and best practice sharing within the Pernod Ricard Asia Corporate Affairs and S&R Community
  • Ensure timely internal reporting and effective coordination to and with HQ, Brand Companies, Market Companies and other regions
  • Prepare regional quarterly reports, briefings and presentations, and maintain internal databases

Closing Date: 30th April 2020

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