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Deputy General Manager

Full Time

Location

China

Lightricks Uk

We want to continue our tradition of creating award-winning apps - in London! Our R&D-oriented office offers the agility and excitement of a startup while at the same time reaping the benefits of an established and successful company.

Location

DESCRIPTION

Shenzhen

China

Lightricks Germany

Do you want to work on beautifully crafted applications in a creative startup environment while enjoying the benefits of a mature and profitable company? Then read on. We are currently forming a new team in Munich and are looking for top-notch developers who share our vision of democratizing creativity with award-winning apps.

JOB DESCRIPTION

DESCRIPTION

Lightricks creates award-winning apps - in the field of image, video and sound processing - used by hundreds of millions of content creators all over the world. At Lightricks our goal is to democratise creativity and with a truly global mission, our attention now turns to Asia and our community of users in the region. Shenzhen is our first operation in Asia and we’re looking for a Deputy GM to support our GM with the day-to-day people operations in the branch. This opportunity entails all things “people” and you will be responsible for both the strategy and delivery of HR and operational solutions for the branch. This is the perfect opportunity for a generalist looking to deliver solutions across the entirety of the candidate and employee experience. You should be proactive, think outside of the box, and deliver a best-in-class culture that you would enjoy working in!

Lightricks creates award-winning apps - in the field of image, video and sound processing - used by hundreds of millions of content creators all over the world. Our goal is to democratise creativity and with a truly global mission, our attention now turns to Asia and our community of users in the region. 

Shenzhen is our first operation in Asia and we’re looking for a Deputy GM to support our GM with the day-to-day people operations in the branch. This opportunity entails all things “people” and you will be responsible for both the strategy and delivery of HR and operational solutions for the branch. 

This is the perfect opportunity for a generalist looking to deliver solutions across the entirety of the candidate and employee experience. You should be proactive, think outside of the box, and deliver a best-in-class culture that you would enjoy working in!

Responsibilities

  • Support the GM with day-to-day operations for Lightricks Shenzhen covering business partnering, talent management, operations, learning and development, finance and payroll, legal and more. 
  • Use your knowledge of organisational culture to deliver solutions that will drive engagement and productivity. 
  • Partner with our people teams across Lightricks so they can contribute to your branch and drive forward a consistently exceptional employee experience across all of our sites. 
  • Support all teams with their expansion in Shenzhen through business partnering and organising local recruitment processes.
  • Design policies and procedures that compliment the culture you are trying to foster yet remaining compliant with labour law and legislative changes.
  • Manage the relationships with our external vendors and integrate them so they can add value to the organisation.

Requirements

  • You are a generalist that has experience in all or most areas of people management - business partnering, talent management, employee relations, operations, legal and more.
  • You’ve worked in the tech / digital industry for an organisation that has undergone hyper growth. VC backed startup - an advantage!
  • You’ve had experience managing a team but are happy to work in a standalone role and get your hands dirty when required. 
  • You speak fluent verbal and written Mandarin and English 
  • You can identify complex business / people related challenges and you are able to solve them independently or influence others to achieve the same goal. 
  • You thrive in high pressure situations and embrace change. 
  • You have impeccable leadership and managerial qualities.  
  • You are organised and can manage multiple tasks at once. 
  • You have a positive attitude and high emotional intelligence; you love working with people and people love working with you!

Benefits

  • An amazing option plan
  • Competitive salary
  • Generous pension
  • Subsidised private healthcare, lunch and gym membership.
  • Refreshments! Fruit, veggies, snacks & of course, lots of coffee!

We’re open to suggestions on perks!

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Amazing stock option plan
  • 28 days of paid vacation + 13 public holidays
  • Subsidised lunch
  • Home office policy
  • Team events
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Relocation allowance, if needed
  • Fruit, snacks & coffee



We’re open to suggestions on perks!

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