Shanghai | China (Peoples Republic of) | Administrative

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

To provide efficient and effective administration support to VP APAC/China

Key Responsibilities:   


  • Support in planning and management of workload for VP APAC/China
  • Planning of smaller projects and tracking progress


  • Provide general administrative support to VP APAC/China, including Calendar Management, task management and follow up, filing of expense claims, meeting coordination, reception of visitors, receive and screen phone calls, translation etc
  • Provide general administrative support to other APAC/China team members limited to only related team tasks/activities
  • Create/Develop presentations for VP APAC/China based off content and framework provided
  • Keep track of travel and holiday plans of key members of the department via “Team Leave & Travel Calendar”
  • Document meetings (take minutes) and track progress of follow ups/action points post meetings
  • Filing and retrieval of key team documents online and offline via shared platforms
  • Coordinate, integrate and follow up for internal meetings, reports and presentations
  • Coordinate key APAC/China related team meetings and workshops
  • Various ad hoc tasks and projects as and when required


  • Closely work with Finance to ensure that the team is tracking OPEX properly by developing an internal system for T&E tracking on a monthly basis.
  • Ensure that the team is following internal processes for T&E by forecasting and managing the T&E according to budget allocated
  • To monitor the Actual vs. forecast and reallocate the required T&E budgets in alignment with VP

    System and Processes

  • Assist in development of systems and processes
  • Design and operate simple Excel and Access tools/reports

Key Relationships:

  • APAC/China team members
  • All other adidas APAC/China management, Marketing, sales, HR, and finance department
  • adidas Country/Cluster team members


  • Timelines
  • Efficiency
  • Quality
  • Team satisfaction
  • Commercial Targets

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent file management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills
  • Service oriented
  • Team player
  • Able to multi-task

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • Around 4 to 6 years’ experience in a multinational company
  • University degree or above
  • English fluency and Mandarin fluency
  • High level knowledge and skills in Microsoft products, especially PowerPoint
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The Facts

Jobtitle Secretary
Team Administrative
Brand adidas
Location Shanghai
Country China (Peoples Republic of)
Number 185202
Position Type Full time
Date Oct-25, 2018
Relocation no

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