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Brand Protection Manager (Asia)

Organization

Cath Kidston

Date Posted:

December 6, 2016

Category

Brand Protection

Type of Position

Full-Time

Education Requirement

Bachelor's

Experience Requirement

6-10 Years

How to Apply/Contact

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Description/Details

Role:
This is an exciting opportunity to implement and manage the brand protection strategy in Asia through effective communication, product knowledge and building sound relationships with both internal and external Cath Kidston contacts.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  • Act as initial point of contact –Provide effective communication, both verbal and written and build relationships with law enforcement agencies, lawyers, private investigators, retailers and internal teams to protect Cath Kidston IP in Asia.
  • Support training programme for law enforcement and customs agencies in Asia.
  • Authenticate products and support Asian law enforcement agencies to prosecute counterfeiters by drafting accurate witness statements and providing evidence in court, when required.
  • Support Cath Kidston Supply Chain regarding enforcement of Brand Protection Policy.
  • Assist in screening routine brand protection enquiries by gathering, evaluating, and reviewing relevant data.
  • Support online monitoring programme in Asia for websites, marketplaces, social media, keywords and apps.
  • Undertake in-depth investigations and prioritise key cases in line with enforcement budget.
  • Maintain case management database for all current matters, including inspections and prosecutions.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Computer literate., adept in use of MS Office.
  • Must not have a criminal record.
  • Anti-counterfeiting experience essential.
  • Knowledge of Intellectual Property law essential.
  • Retail industry experience a benefit.
  • Must be fluent in written and spoken Mandarin. Language skills in Cantonese, Korean, Japanese helpful.
  • Must be highly organized, self motivated, reliable, and confident with a positive outlook.
  • Confident communicator, also absolute discretion essential

Please note this role is based in Hong Kong and some overnight travel and weekend working will be required.


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