Transformation General Manager

Our client has built their business around years of success producing high quality industrial products used across the automotive and industrial sectors worldwide.   The company is growing due to well-engineered products produced in state-of-the-art, automated production facilities, close proximity to the markets they serve and an outstanding company culture which supports and motivates team members.


Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.)

<p>Your Global Talent Partners</p> <p>Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.) is a dynamic and progressive international search firm with offices in the US and Europe. C.O.I. assists companies large and small, across international borders, to find highly qualified professionals to fill mid and upper-level management positions.</p> <p>We have an international team of executive recruiters and partners who understand business from a global perspective but also have an in-depth understanding of local business practices in a multi-cultural society. We are dedicated and experienced professionals with the ability to identify the perfect match in the shortest time possible.</p> <p>Our clients trust that we will maintain the highest standards of integrity with a commitment to deliver unsurpassed results.</p>

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Overview: Unique opportunity for a leader with demonstrated success in driving business transformation initiatives through complex matrix-structured manufacturing organizations.&nbsp; These critical initiatives will impact the overall business from the people involved to the products produced.&nbsp;&nbsp; This role will be regionally focused on the China Plant.&nbsp;&nbsp; As the regional transformation leader, you will work closely across the entire China organization to resolve issues, improve communication across functions, ensure quality and service is meeting the important customer demands and the overall P&amp;L managed efficiently. &nbsp;&nbsp;If you are a hands-on, results-oriented, strategic-doer, this is an incredible and impactful opportunity.
Responsibilities: <p>Oversee and understand business P&amp;L and drive results</p> <p>Work with Finance Manager in the preparation of Company Annual Report</p> <p>Lead mission critical change initiatives</p> <p>Develop high performers, coach train and mentor</p> <p>Will work closely with external government agencies</p> <p>Represent the company at local or country governmental events</p> <p>Administer and process local insurance policies</p> <p>Maintain, control and endorse all corporate legal documentation</p> <p>Lead management meetings and report to HQ in accordance with company guidelines</p> <p>Work closely with local management to solve problems, collaborate and harmonize internal stakeholder</p> <p>Visit customer sites, engage directly with customers on performance issues and determine resolutions for issues as the arise.&nbsp;</p> Other duties as assigned
Requirements: <p>Strong communication skills / collaborator / facilitator</p> <p>Ability to communicate openly and clearly during conflict</p> <p>Problem solver with ability to resolve conflicts, gain consensus</p> <p>Robust business acumen &ndash; financial, strategic, cross functional, customer centric</p> <p>Ability to navigate complex matrix structure and get things done</p> <p>Ability to drive significant change across business from demonstrated successes</p> <p>Strategic mindset and ability to execute strategy effectively</p> <p>Results oriented / Deadline sensitive</p> <p>Lean manufacturing background</p> <p>Ability to travel up to 20% - internationally and domestically (HQ/Customer site visits)</p> <p>International exposure</p> <p>Fluent Mandarin &amp; English</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>5+ years&rsquo; experience directly managing a plant operation</p> <p>4+ years additional leadership experience in complex business</p> <p>Automotive industry background</p> <p>University degree &ndash; Mechanical Engineering preferred.&nbsp; MBA desired</p>