Analyst & Editor, Commercial, China (Beijing/Shanghai)
Package: Package: Competitive salary range between RMB14,000-RMB - 16,000 per month based on matched qualification and experience.
CBBC is recruiting a Business Analyst & Editor in our China commercial team. The position will be based in Beijing/Shanghai.
This role will specifically be to support core aspects of the CBBC’s China Gateway, China Navigator and sector consultancy portfolio which includes: market research, meetings programmes and finding new China business opportunities. The role will also support the work of Marketing & Communications in developing and quality controlling communications content and marketing collateral. This role reports to the Assistant Director Commercial Services and key
responsibilities are summarised below.
CBBC has been at the heart of the UK-China trade relationship for more than 65 years – we are the UK business network for China and the independent voice of business within this relationship. We are the only bilateral business network with longstanding and deep relationships and access to both the UK and China Governments. As such, through membership we help UK companies develop and grow their business with China, and Chinese companies expand and invest in the UK.
We offer practical in-market assistance, services, industry initiatives and a membership programme delivering access, market intelligence, seminars, and networking through our network of 10 locations in China and across all UK regions.
For more information about us, please visit our website at www.cbbc.org.
1. Service Delivery, Client Communications and Documentation Editing
Proofreading, editing and writing of key documents which are sent to CBBC’s clients, including:
· China Gateway proposals, quotations and reports for clients using CBBC’s events
· Creating and updating profiles to promote China based research staff and project teams · Conducting research and writing reports
· Taking an active role in ensuring that projects are successfully managed in order to achieve
· Assisting sector / project teams in allocation of projects and resource when necessary
2. UK & China Team Coordination
This role will coordinate paid consultancy services work that CBBC delivers for clients both in China and the UK. Responsibilities will include:
· Creating case studies and collateral
· Following up with our UK team on pending projects
· Conduct basic due diligence checks on UK companies
3. Business Development
With the specific purpose of promoting services CBBC deliver for our clients, the holder of this
position will be expected to take an active role:
· Contributing to internal project meetings
· Attending appropriate CBBC external events
4. Marketing & Communications
This role will support the China Marketing and Communications team to execute CBBC’s content and social media strategy by quality controlling content.
Assist in the production of commercial marketing collateral to drive sales and revenue.
5. Management & Supervision
· Manage a small team of young professionals and editorial staff
· Recruitment and selection of editorial team members
Requirements of Applicants
Organisation and communication skills will be critical; the role will require considerable self-motivation, discipline and organisation. We are specifically looking for applicants that meet
the following criteria:
> Native English Speaker
> Excellent copywriting and editing skills in English
> Degree level education, ideally with a background in business, management, business information systems or language.
> Self-motivated, disciplined and able to work independently with attention to detail.
> Highly organised, practical, persuasive and target-driven
> Effective team-working ability, outgoing personality and able to communicate effectively with a wide network of people from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds
> Ability to manage large amounts of information and multi-task.
> 2 years relevant work experience
> Mandarin language skills (Desirable)
> Experience needed in using PowerPoint, Excel and Word and CRM systems.
> Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator (Desirable)
> Requisite experience to qualify for a China working visa.
The closing date for application is 4th December 2020. We encourage early applications. We will be reviewing applications as they come in therefore you may be contacted before the closing date if we wish to take forward your application. We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.
Start date: As soon as possible
Telephone enquiries and personal visits will NOT be accepted.