Title:  WWPRO Product Correspondent


Position: WWPRO Product Correspondent


Location: Bangkok, Ladkrabang


Reports to: WWPRO Asia Manager


Essilor is the world leader in ophthalmic optics with a presence in 100 countries. The Group designs, manufactures and markets an extensive range of vision care solutions that help to correct, protect and prevent risks to the visual health of around one billion people worldwide.

In line with its mission to improve lives by improving sight, Essilor allocates more than €200 million to research and innovation every year to widen access to eyewear that is tailored to each person’s unique visual needs and lifestyle. It leverages a world class supply chain including 33 plants, 490 prescription laboratories and made to measure finishing facilities. The Group also develops and markets equipment, instruments and services for eyecare professionals.

Sustainability is at the heart of Essilor’s mission, with healthy vision for all contributing to several of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.  Essilor was recently recognized in Fortune’s Change the World list, for the progress it is making in addressing the issue of visual health as part of its core business strategy. All employees of Essilor will help to deliver in sustainability and carry out our mission.


Nice to know


You will be a part of the WWPRO team and will support:

- Be a WWPRO representative as a  New Product Project (NPI) team member

- The realization of the WWPRO deliverables for  NPI

Your day in Asia Supply Chain team


1/ Represent WWPRO  as a New Products Project Team member

  • Be WWPRO representative in the project meetings & reviews
  •  Analyze requests from New Product Projects, Stock and Rx.
  • Clarify  the technical definition of the products, the commercial positioning, the distribution network
  • Estimate workload: number of products to codify,  number of packaging to develop
  • Analyze proposed products regarding the existing catalog and propose alternative scenarios to the Project Manager
  • Update WWPRO data in the PREF file for strategic & C2 projects
  • Prepare and co-host with the Project Manager the PREF reviews meetings
  • Record final version of the PREF for tracking Product Package in the Product Referential
  • Assess WWPRO contribution in each NP Project & inform the Product Referential Integration Manager


2/ Ensure build-up & delivery of all WWPRO deliverables linked with NP

  • Gather all information needed for building-up WPRO deliverables & provide data to the Product Officer allocated to the project.
  • Propose a Betwin codification for the products & validate it with the Referential Maintenance team
  • Manage & validate the keying of relevant product data in the Referential
  • For stock products, define and get labels validated by the customer
  • Insure build-up & diffusion of deliverables :
    • Logistic files L07 Stock & Rx
    • Packaging files L44 Stock
    • Kitting data (tool under definition)
    • Product packages Stock & Rx
  • Ensure completeness & consistency of the Product Package’s data
  • Inform the Project team & concerned organizations when the deliverables & data are available
  • Inform Project team & concerned organizations when changes are applied to a product during the New Product Project, especially during PREF review meetings.


3/ Identify & communicate impacts of New Products on the Products Referential and on related Information systems

  • Identify & communicate impacts of New Products on the Products Referential and on related Information systems
  • Participate in the validation of proposed solutions within WWPRO


Must have


  • Bachelor or Master's Degree in Supply Chain or any related field
  • At least 2 years of experience in data management or project management
  • Data management and data analyzation
  • Facility with Information Systems and Product technical products databases
  • Knowledge of stock/RX products and packaging
  • Teamwork capacity, locally and remotely
  • English: read, spoken, and written