General Manager, Shanghai – Regional Strategic Communications Consultancy

Job ref: 76805JL

Corporate / China / Attractive Package

This is a rare leadership role based in Shanghai, China with a consultancy that has several offices in the region and a global affiliate network. Based on a business of providing strategic communications planning and counsel, the agency has been growing steadily and is now looking for an entrepreneurial leader to expand their China presence.

Offering a culture which is collaborative, inclusive and transparent, the agency operates with one P&L which encourages collaboration rather than competition.

In this role, you should have at least 15 years of relevant experience, with some in a leadership capacity within an agency. You will need to possess good commercial acumen, have a network within China, and more importantly, be a leader who can inspire and motivate a team.

You should also understand integrated communications in order to promote and counsel clients of the firm’s capabilities which spans media relations, financial communication, issues and crisis management, content strategy, digital communications, and more.

Some experience working in financial services e.g. banks, fintech, crypto, private equity, asset management, will be required. Fluency in Mandarin is essential as this role is primarily to drive new business and work with clients and teams in China.

Attractive compensation and potential partnership arrangement await the right candidate.


If you are interested in this role and match the experience desired, please send your CV to Joan Liew at


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