The Director of Government Relations for APAC is responsible for providing strategic Government Relations (GR) planning, responsibility for program implementation and regional GR staff management for eBay’s expanding business in the Asia Pacific region. This position reports directly to the Head of International Government Relations (GR) based in Brussels and will work very closely with the Senior Vice President for APAC based in Singapore. This person will work with national and local governments, industry associations, academia and merchants to shape the policy environment, protect eBay’s reputation and help eBay grow its business in APAC.
eBay delivers one of the world’s largest online marketplaces to customers via any connected device, connecting people with the things they need and love.
With 149 million active buyers globally, eBay is one of the world’s largest online marketplaces, where practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything. Founded in 1995, eBay connects a diverse and passionate community of individual buyers and sellers, as well as small businesses. Over 700 million items are listed on eBay, and their impact on ecommerce is unsurpassed.
The Government Relations role requires a skillful, pragmatic, flexible and a locally sensitive approach, and is of critical importance to the future success of eBay and its growth in APAC.