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Mandarin speaking Job-Head of Business Strategy and Operations-ww-London

  • up to £90k, depending on experience + benefits + bonus
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20273

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Your New Mandarin Job Title: Mandarin speaking Head of Business Strategy and Operations-London

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent in Mandarin and English, a strong background in UK-China cross border project management and business development for Chinese clients, Strong experience in building or operating online platforms

Your New Salary: up to £90k, depending on experience + benefits + bonus

Location: London


What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • Understand the company’s strategic focus and project objectives
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders in the UK and China aligned with the set objectives.
  • Create a structure and roadmap for the business model and revenue projections
  • Be responsible for the implementation and operations to achieve business goals
  • Develop the necessary processes, policies and procedures
  • Work with the GM and HR to create an effective project team in the UK and China
  • Coordinate all activities across the departments and external suppliers to optimise efficiency
  • Effectively manage timescales, budget & efficiency of service - consistently reporting to senior management on progress.
  • Negotiate with contractors and suppliers for materials and services
  • Monitor market trends, intelligence and competitors.
  • Assist in business model planning and business forecasts
  • Responsible for the construction and operation of the platform
  • Organize and optimize human resources according to business needs
  • Organize, implement and coordinate the company’s annual business plan

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Experience in strategy and implementation at senior management level
  • Multi-year track record of delivering major UK-China projects and programs generating significant value to the organisation
  • Background in B2B/B2C service platforms with direct involvement with Chinese markets
  • Strong communication, presentation and negotiation skills with sensitivity to different cultures
  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills with attention to detail
  • Result-oriented, flexible and able to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment
  • Problem-solving skills and creative thinking in fluid or less structured environments
  • Ability to lead the team and contribute positively and proactively within a team
  • Experience in building or operating service platforms, involved in platform construction from an early stage to a mature stage
  • Strong marketing experience of platform models in China
  • Understand the needs of Chinese citizens in terms of immigration
  • Experience in tourism, immigration, real estate, investment, etc. for high-end customers is preferred
  • An excellent grasp of English and Chinese (written and spoken)


Job status: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 9-6

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