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Operations Manager/Operations Director
Published Friday, February 19

Shuying Academy, in Shanghai, China, is on the hunt for an experienced operations manager who loves fostering organization, communication and teamwork! This position is available at our Shuying office in Shanghai, China. Our ideal candidate will be a teambuilder, organizer, problem-solver and communicator; someone who is positive, encouraging, organized and is eager to help others be their best!

We are also looking for someone who loves teens, because we do – and they hang out with us in the office as they prepare their college admission packages! We would love to find someone who not only has management experience, but also experience as an education counselor or teacher so he/she can help our students when available. Shuying was founded by educators, and our primary focus is providing mentorship and building relationships with our students to help them grow personally as they prepare for college. By providing each student with holistic guidance, we help them identify their passions and purpose. We are looking for an operations manager/director who is excited about that vision!

Here are some of the position’s responsibilities:

  • Communicate job expectations and help monitor and assess employees’ work
  • Help foster a happy, positive working environment through regular employee check-ins, team meetings and bridging communication gaps between departments
  • Develop, implement and review operational policies and procedures
  • Assist with recruiting, training, scheduling, coaching and counseling employees
  • Help promote a company culture that encourages service, positivity and organization
  • Identify and help address problems and opportunities for the company
  • Build alliances and partnerships with other organizations
  • Support worker communication among employees, students and management
  • Assist students and parents as needed


  • A minimum of 2-7+ years of managerial/operations experience
  • Must have at least two-years working experience since college graduation
  • Graduate of a U.S. university or liberal arts college 
  • Ability to build consensus and relationships among managers, students, parents, and employees
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Positive attitude!
  • Experience in education, college admission or writing instruction are huge pluses

To apply, use the link below or forward the following information to COO Kerri Hagens at your resume, cover letter and any other pertinent materials you think would be helpful.

Fulltime 2021-02-19 Shanghai Shanghai 200000 2021-03-19
Shuying Academy

Work in Shanghai with some of China’s brightest high school students. Since 2011, we’ve successfully helped students seeking pre-collegiate, undergraduate and graduate admission to top-tier institutions of higher learning in the US, UK, Canada, and elsewhere, including respected liberal arts colleges and even the Ivy League. By providing each student with individualized and holistic guidance and high-level strategic planning, we help them identify their passions and purpose, fostering individuality and personal growth.

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