Job description

Archibat Asia is looking for a Managing Director for an international design firm with strong focus on hospitality projects.

Work Location: Shanghai


– Mainland Chinese, wanting to return to China
– Significant Education and work experience overseas
– 5 years of work experience China is ideal
– Architect / Interior Designer / Engineer (with the right experience) / related field considered
– Languages – Chinese native speaker / good English a must 
– Work experience – Proj Mgmt, /  Project Leader / ideally in Interior Design or Hotel / Hospitality design or delivery
– Does not need to be a Designer
– Role will not lead design
– Role will be to lead Design Directors and Senior Designers
– Role will be to lead the existing management team
– Responsibility to deliver Financial profitable projects
– Required – financial monitoring of projects, negotiating fees, negotiating contracts, tracking and monitoring project progress
– Understands how to allocate manpower effectively and efficiently
– Good Marketing skills
– Good people skills
– Must be able to face tough clients
– Must be smooth and polished with Hotel Management companies & Owners
– Must lead by winning hearts and minds of staff
– Strategic thinker
– Proactive at all times / stable / loyal /
– Reports to Board of Directors 

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