Business Lead / General Manager, Motley Fool Hong Kong

Location
Development Hong Kong, China
Posted
Sep 08, 2017
Closes
Mar 20, 2018
Industry
Nonprofit, Other
Hours
Full Time
Business Lead / General Manager, Motley Fool Hong Kong

Motley Fool Hong Kong, soon to be the newest addition to The Motley Fool's global business, is searching for a dynamic Business Lead / General Manager to catapult our brand to success in this exciting market.

The Business Lead / General Manager will be responsible for both the long-term strategic execution and day-to-day operations of Fool Hong Kong. The ideal candidate demonstrates versatility and vision—and, of course, lives and breathes The Motley Fool's purpose and core values.

This position demands a wide range of skills and responsibilities, and requires hands-on experience with: subscription or “funnel” businesses; hiring and developing top-notch talent; forecasting and budgeting; being held accountable to metrics and business performance; direct response marketing; and working with key external partners.

A key part of the Motley Fool Hong Kong leadership team, you will be expected to use your business acumen, creative thinking, entrepreneurial spirit, and ability to work well with internal and external partners to help Fool Hong Kong thrive. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset (there's that word again!), experience overseeing a multimillion-dollar business, and are knowledgeable about the landscape for investment publishers in Hong Kong, this could be the perfect fit!

This position is based in Hong Kong. Candidates must currently reside in in-country or currently have the proper visa to work in Hong Kong.

The responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to, the following:

Overseeing and developing strategyManaging the company's day-to-day operationsImplementing The Motley Fool's business in Hong KongHiring, developing, coaching, and leading Hong Kong FoolsLiaising with Global leadership at Fool HQ or other global TMF businessesEstablishing and working with business and content partners and vendorsImplementing long-term objectivesAllocating resourcesHelping to set budgets and report on business performanceEstablishing regulatory standards and practicesSharing best practices across Fool GlobalQualifications:

Bilingual (English and Chinese)A passion for The Motley Fool's brand and our purposeExcellent communication skills and/or an ability to work with multiple teams across countries, time zones, and even languages.Comfortable using Slack, Skype, Trello, etc. Entrepreneurial and/or “start-up” mindset to build and lay the foundation and work flow for a flexible and nimble teamUnderstanding of entire marketing funnelBonus: Google Analytics skills, business development experience, a passion for investing

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