Managing Director for Global Research Agency

£150000 - £200000 Per Annum SD$150k-200k
22 Nov 2013
20 Dec 2013
Contract Type
Full Time
Establish Research Agency in China

¥750,000 - ¥1,000,000

Are you an ambitious qualitative director who knows the Chinese research market? Do you want to help set up an international office for a leading research company? A leading strategic insights consultancy in Europe and Asia is looking for a Qualitative Director with excellent knowledge of the Chinese Research and Insight market to head up their new office in Shanghai. The award winning company is renowned for its insightful findings and strategic research impacting on the direction for some of the world’s biggest blue chip clients. With clients such as Unilever, Diageo, GSK, Barclays and HSBC amongst others, they really are a company producing excellent research

With their office in Singapore being a success, they are looking to expand their operations into the Chinese market and have a presence there. They are looking for a senior qualitative director to help grow the business in China and establish it as a leading boutique.

They are looking for someone who can really grow business, use their contacts to get in with clients, using a consultative approach and set up the office.

Successful candidates will have:
- 8-12 years research experience
- Excellent clients relationships
- Good business development track record
- Experience of a multitude of qualitative techniques
- Want a new challenge, the chance to move the business forward and establish it in the market

In this role, you will:
- Help set up the office in Shanghai
- Develop business within China
- Run the office, deciding with the global board on strategy and direction of the office
- Have P&L responsibility

If you are hungry for a challenge and establish and grow a business with the backing of the board then ‘apply now’