Managing Director

Oversee the business operations and strategies in a company.
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What's it like to be a Managing Director?

Managing Director is a senior position within a company. They make key decisions that ensure a company’s performance is high and operations are efficient. This can involve creating business plans and strategies. They work with stakeholders inside and outside a business to ensure its vision is achieved. In some cases, they may have a more hands-on role within a business’ day-to-day operations. Managing Directors typically have extensive leadership experience and can work in almost any industry.

Managing Director

Tasks and duties

  • Overseeing the daily operations of a company.
  • Directing the workflow, distribution and training of employees.
  • Allocating resources to the right areas in a company.
  • Overseeing the training and development of staff.
  • Preparing business plans and proposals.
  • Ensuring the company is on track to meeting its goals and objectives.
  • Advising members of the board on major business decisions.
  • Maximising revenue flows and minimising company costs.
  • Representing the company in important communication channels.

How to become a Managing Director

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Managing Directors in Singapore require a degree and years of experience.

  1. Complete a bachelor degree in business, business administration, management or a related field.

  2. Gain experience by undertaking an internship or on-the-job training in your desired industry. Many years of experience leading people and processes is required to enter this role.

  3. Consider completing a relevant masters degree to further your knowledge and skills.

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