Managing Director - China

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Emp Type
Full Time
Construction and Engineering
Functional Expertise
Countries, Regions
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Job Description

Managing Director – Shanghai, China – Permanent


Location:                                                                     Shanghai, China

Contract:                                                                     Permanent

Salary:                                                                          150,000 CNY – 175,000 CNY

Job role:                                                                       Manage P+L to successfully grow business in a failing country (China), be responsible for, winning new business, organising contractors and represent the company in China.

Reason for Job Opening:                                   Current managing director is failing in China and my client can anticipate him leaving the country in around 3 months.

Start Date:                                                                  ASAP


The Company

A Multinational Engineering Consultancy service provider for the pharmaceutical industry. Providing specialist engineers in the fields of; Validation, Commissioning, Project management, Automation and more.


Candidate Requirements

  • 15-25 years progressive experience in GMP engineering services and/or consulting
  • Senior leader with strong strategic acumen, P&L responsibility and documented business growth
  • Significant (5-10 years) experience in Asia, particularly China
  • Preferably Chinese national with experience in Western firms
  • If not Chinese national, needs to speak fluent Mandarin
  • Very strong contacts, a strong reputation, and a book of business with multinationals.