Bridget Shao Bridget Shao

PRODUCT MARKETING LUXURY CARS FBU - BEIJING

Location: Beijing, China
Company: A well-known German automotive company
Reporting to: Head of Strategy and Planning Department (German national)
Team size: 20 staff in total, about 30% are German, the rest is chinese.
Travelling: Yes, within China

Responsibilities:
+ Develop medium and long-term product strategies of Luxury Cars FBU
+ Product Positioning Decision Making of Luxury Cars FBU
+ Develop the price planning of Luxury Cars FBU
+ Formulate the mid term (planning round) and yearly pricing strategy for Luxury Cars FBU
+ Propose pricing for new products planning (PSK)

Requirements:
+ Master degree in relevant field, and MBA preferred
+ About 5-8 years experiences in product marketing, strategy, research and planning
+ Automotive and relative product technology knowledge, professional knowledge in strategic marketing planning, market research, product research and consumer research
+ Knowledge and skills of product management and quantitative analysis
+ Good data processing ability
+ Strategic thinking
+ Self-driven
+ Entrepreneurial spirit
+ Readiness to accept responsibility
+ Fluent in written and spoken Chinese, Mandarin
+ Fluent in written and spoken German
+ Fluent in written and spoken English

Please send your updated English resume to Ms. Bridget Shao (b.shao@directhr.cn) with the subject ''Application for Product Marketing Luxury Cars FBU - Beijing, J#1599BS''

Bridget Shao Bridget Shao

JOB : MANAGER CONTROLLING AND FINANCE (ASIA) – [We only need German Speaker]

(for very good candidates, this title can be improved)
Client: A leading automotive and technology company
Location: Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China
# of subordinates: 1
Reporting to: Global Group Controller (Automotive Division)
Team size: 120
Traveling: About 30% within China, mostly Changzhou and Taizhou. Also possibly within Asia, depending on business development of company

Responsibilities:
> Purpose of position
+ Be responsible for the establishment of a production plant / production facilities in China with regard to all relevant processes, tools in Controlling & Finance
+ Ensure the introduction of standardized processes to ensure the accuracy and consistency of financial indicators and results
+ Implementation of SAP, specializing in the field FI / CO
+ Be responsible for compliance with legal and company specific requirements in the areas of occupational safety and environmental protection
+ On a yearly base advise and instruct the subordinates at admission, transfer, specific incidents repeatedly about the applicable safety and environmental protection regulations at the workplace
+ Be a interface and communication coordinator between the country organizations in China and Germany for all relevant business issues in cooperation with the responsible global positions of this company, in the implementation of specific guidelines from the holding company
+ Be a contact for the external and internal audit
> Further responsibilities of position
+ Participate in all traditional functions of investment controlling for company in Asia
+ Be involvement in the planning (strategy, budget funds and long-term planning) and the internal and external reporting (monthly / quarterly or annual reports)
+ Analysis of business plans, investment plans and its current performance (Plan-/Ist-variances, derivation of recommended measures, tracking of monthly results and result analysis
+ Contact person for all administrative issues of their care business unit in Asia
+ Participation in the optimization of business processes and the development of companies controlling instruments
+ Know how contribution on a variety of projects, economic analysis and special functions
+ Evaluation of investment projects and preparation of projects as a template for the management decision
+ Identification of risks
+ Implementation of corporate policies and new IFRS standards
+ Participation in the preparation of strategic planning, development of planning scenarios
+ Personal responsibility: professional association of local controlling in Asia

Requirements:
+ Bachelor degree or above in Business Administration with or related with focus on Controlling
+ 5+ years working experience in a controlling function of an international enterprise
+ Relevant working experience in Project management
+ Working experience in China (Asia)
+ Several years working experience in a controlling function of a international automotive company
+ Excellent knowledge of all commonly used SAP Controlling tools, especially SAP R/3 Modul CO/ FI, HFM
+ Very good MS Office knowledge (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access)
+ Analytical skills
+ Analytical and result orientated mind set
+ Pro-active working style
+ Great communication skills on all levels
+ Flexible, work well under pressure, inter-culturally competent
+ Fluent in written and spoken English, but Chinese preferred
+ German speaker most strongly preferred
+ Willing to work and live in Changzhou, Jiangsu province
+ Willing to travel within China and internationally

Please send your updated English resume to Ms. Bridget Shao (b.shao@directhr.cn) with the subject ''Application for Manager Controlling and Finance Asia - Changzhou''