ABOUT THE POSITION

Category Management, Management
Location Shanghai
Contract fixed-term contract
Beginning ASAP

YOUR MISSION

Position Purpose

Provides strategic direction to the operating company and oversees the deployment of resources to meet the Songjiang tramway line objectives; takes overall responsibility for operational and technical safety; ensures compliance with the contract and has full profit/ loss responsibility for the company.

Position Responsibilities

·      Demonstrates leadership and commitment to high standards of safety, customer service and operational performance. Ensures that all employees are aware of and contribute to the achievement of company objectives

·      Select and manage the line senior management team and create an environment in which they can work effectively

·      Responsible for line financial performance – budget setting, monitoring and taking corrective actions as necessary to ensure objectives are met

·      Ensures that line remains sensitive to key stakeholders and so becomes and remains a known and respected contributor to the growth and prosperity of the Songjiang region.

Position Skills and Capabilities

·      Developing a business from start-up with the aim of engaging and delivering to passengers, local partners and shareholders

·      Able to manage self and others during challenging organisational and operational situations

·      Has proven leadership and people management skills

·      Has evidence of safety management accountability.

Technical Capabilities

·      Managing contracts within the public transport sector in a customer-orientated environment.

Qualifications

·      Essential Qualifications: Degree level or equivalent with evidence of continued professional development

·      Membership of one of the appropriate professional institutions.

Experience

·      Essential: Substantial general management experience, ideally in the rail transport sector, including profit/ loss responsibility and accountability for safety and performance.

Certification and courses