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General Manager, China (Entertainment, new JV)ConnectedGroup Ltd
General Manager, China (Entertainment, new JV)ConnectedGroup Ltd

Job Highlights

  • Unique senior opportunity in Entertainment
  • role is to be based in Shanghai (open to relocate)
  • set up and lead a new business unit (JV in China)

Job Description

We are looking for a 'General Manager, China' for our client, a leading producer of live entertainment experiences in the region. This role is to be based in Shanghai (open to relocate), and will set up and lead a new business unit (Joint Venture with a partner in China) to manage all aspects of the business (corporate, operations, production, touring, sales, marketing, etc.).

Must have a strong background in entertainment/production and experience working in Mainland China market. Reporting line into the Board of Directors of the JV.

Job responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall management of the JV; implement board resolutions
  • Ensure highest standard in safety (uncompromising)
  • Formulate and implement the annual business plan and registered capital requirements
  • Establish JV benchmarks and KPI's; set budgets, manage costs and grow revenues
  • Build and manage operation timelines for the business and related events
  • Oversee and manage all functions (i.e. Operations, HR, Finance, Compliance, Games, Marketing, Entertainment, F&B and Retail, Sales and Sponsorship, Ticketing, etc.)
  • Engage with external vendors (suppliers / subcontractors)


  • Bachelor/Master's Degree in Business Management
  • Minimum 5 years of industry experience
  • Have financial, budgetary and China tax acuity
  • Competency in corporate governance and event compliance
  • Self-motivated leader with strong communication and organization skills
  • Fluency in both Mandarin & English
  • High-energy level, ambitious, with a strong desire to succeed

Please send a copy of your latest CV in Word or call +852 3972 5631 for a discussion. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Additional Information

Career Level




Years of Experience

5 years

Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

ConnectedGroup is an executive search and recruitment firm with offices in Hong Kong and China. We work across a number of industry sectors providing cross-functional recruitment. Our specialisms are Financial Services, Legal, Manufacturing, Supply Chain/Sourcing, Industrial, Technology, Strategy & Transformation, Life Sciences, Consumer and Retail/Luxury Goods, Hospitality, Sales, Marketing & Communications, Corporate Functions/Administration (Human Resources & Talent Acquisition/Finance/Accounting/Professional Support), Property & Real Estate.

All information is used for recruitment purposes only. Although we endeavour to respond to every applicant this may not always be possible so if you receive no response within 60 days, please consider your application for this specific vacancy to be unsuccessful. We will contact you with the next vacancy that matches your profile.

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