General Manager

  • General Management
  • P.R. China - Kunming

Our client is a specialist and manufacturer of natural resin products for the food processing industry and a world leader on his market.

For this client, Talent Fishers is looking for a General Manager to accompany the development of its activities in China.

Location: Kunming, P.R. China
Reporting: CEO

Job description

• Serve as General Manager of the Joint Venture (55% foreign / 45% Chinese) and regularly interact with the board and report to Chairman/CEO (US Based).
• Supervise the activities of key direct reports in the area of purchasing, safety, manufacturing, logistics, financial and administration
• Take direct leadership of commercial and business development activities (interface with internal Group customers as well as existing and prospective third party customers) strengthening all administrative areas
• Take direct leadership of raw material purchasing outside of China
• Promote the Heath, Environment and Safety as well as Ethics procedures of the Group in his areas of responsibilities
• Interface with local authorities and if required other in the Group or third party entities
• Meet various budget commitments
• Lower risk associated with operations and comply with all legal, safety, business internal/external requirements
• Adapt strategy to further develop the operations

Job requirements

• Master degree in Science or Engineering degree, a specialization in a chemical-related field is a plus.
• A minimum of 5 years working experience, including a significant team management experience in China. GM experience is a plus.
• Autonomous and self-sufficient while remaining accountable to the rest of the organization
• Excellent communication and negotiation skills, ability to manage people and projects, good administrator
• Autonomous, self-motivated and strong business sense.
• Full working proficiency (oral and written) in English
• Fluent spoken Mandarin is required, written is a plus.

Suitable candidates will be contacted within 30 days upon application.

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