Automotive Design Manager

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    Pudong Xin Qu, China

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Job Title: Automotive Design Manager

Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China


Salary: Excellent (DOE)

An exciting opportunity for an Automotive Design Manager has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in the Pudong region of Shanghai. You will join a highly creative, professional environment where a passion for excellence and innovation is fundamental.

This leadership role is within the Design Studio and supports the creation of both production and advanced Design programmes. Working closely with your diverse team of Designers and cross-functional partners, you will steer the design production programmes from initial design brief creation through to final surface release. In this role you would manage, mentor and your team to deliver within challenging and complex constraints.


  • The delivery of highly emotional exterior and interior designs, meeting often complex, assumptions within a GO-FAST Studio Environment
  • Presentation of design reviews to senior management
  • Curate design, steering your design and modelling teams within the context of design and engineering inputs
  • Deliver design intent through highly collaborative interaction with product, colleagues and outside suppliers

  • A minimum of 5 years' experience as a Senior Designer, experience of working with a global OEM is highly desirable.
  • Strategic thinker and a passion for detail
  • Team-focused, highly organised with exemplary communication skills; written, visual and verbal
  • Proficiency in 3-D modelling tools is highly desired
  • Strong English communication skills in required
Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.

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