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General Manager - Digital

Job Title: General Manager - Digital
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore River, Singapore
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -082019-442891
Contact Name: Jason Lockwood
Contact Email: jlockwood@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: August 14, 2019 08:43

Job Description

Key responsibilities

  • Setting the overall vision of the company and develop strategy for the company
  • Developing detailed plan for the venture - timeline, milestones, etc.
  • Leading a diverse team comprised of members from various teams like Product,
  • Engineering, Finance, Design, and Operations, Business Development and Data Science
  • Communicating progress of venture to key stakeholders (e.g. sponsors, Board)
  • Preparing reports for key decisions by Board (e.g. budget for product)
  • Attracting, leading and retaining a team of world-class venture team to support scale up of the venture
  • Ensuring products are designed and built in line with local legal and regulatory guidelines
  • Leading venture and strategic funding efforts for the venture
  • Manage the overall profit and loss books for the venture

Candidate profile

Ideal candidate requirements

  • >10 years broad base and cross-functional experience incl. strategy, Business Development, PM and/or engineering (recent hands-on exp. preferred)
  • Excellent leadership skills with experience managing and building new crossfunctional teams of >30 people from the ground up
  • Experience launching multiple digital products or business units from scratch
  • Experience in leading venture and/or strategic funding for start-ups or business
  • units
  • Strong interest and experience in Industry 4.0, AI/ML and IoT
  • Maritime & Shipping experience
  • Entrepreneurial and risk-taking individual with a strong passion for being involved in a start-up environment
  • Proven track record of building and scaling a world-class team from scratch
  • Board/Investor relations experience
  • An MBA or other advanced degree preferred

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Jason Lockwood​ at jlockwood@argyllscott.sg or call directly on +65 6950 8161 / +65 9612 4795 for a confidential discussion.

More exciting opportunities may be found on the Argyll Scott website at www.argyllscott.com

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