Digital Development Director


Joined: Sep 02, 2016
Posts: 11

Seeking an exciting and challenging role in a dynamic organization that is devoted to serving China's international communities?

We are recruiting for a Digital Development Director.

Your task will be to oversee the maintenance and development of all digital products at True Run Media, the parent company of the Beijinger, beijingkids and JingKids (Beijing and Shanghai). This will include products ranging from websites to WeChat accounts to newsletters to ecommerce platforms to future products.

This is NOT a coding job but you should have a strong enough background in coding to efficiently manage outsourcers, freelancers and service providers.

Critical skills:
1. Vision for the future direction of digital content and commerce and a desire to bring new projects to life
2. Proven experience managing outsourced projects in the digital space in China, including price negotiation and execution of deals
3. Functional literacy in mananaging projects involving Symfony, WeChat, Drupal, Wordpress, HTML5, Apache, php, iOS and Android apps, and an open mind to learn more
4. Experience working seamlessly in a bilingual Chinese and English environment, especially the ability to tap into Chinese-language resources
5. Deep experience working with WeChat subscription accounts, service accounts, and APIs
6. A flexible and creative mindset

Your tasks:
1. Work with senior management to develop strategy for new digital products into the future
2. Maintain and develop our current websites, assuring 100% uptime and a long-term path to improvement.
3. Manage all outsourced projects from sourcing suppliers all the way through post-launch maintenance

If you're passionate about tech, resourceful and an experienced project manager, we want to hear from you. Send us a link to your LinkedIn profile and a quick note as to why you're suited for this position to: