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#62769 - 02 Oct 07 11:31 Managing Director - Bali Bamboo Company
Executive Search Offline

Registered: 01 Oct 07
Posts: 4
Loc: Jakarta
Monroe Consulting Group are working on behalf of a leading Bamboo construction company. Bamboo is an alternative to increasingly scarce, and frequently unsustainable sourced, forest timber, and can be grown in a variety of climates. Its diversity of applications and ease in cultivation mean that bamboo can play an incredibly large and fluid role in developing realistic alternatives to timber, and in the same token become incredibly profitable as well both to local farmers who cultivate it, and for those companies and industries that explore its many uses.

The Managing Director will work alongside the companys Board of Directors and its founders, in developing and establishing this company as a socially and environmentally responsible company that is profitable as well as equitable

The position is based on the tropical island of Bali, Indonesia, in the beautiful town of Sibang Kaja, which is about twenty kilometers south of Ubud and along the lush banks of the Ayung River.

Initial compensation will be modest, but the Managing Director will be in the position to create profitability for the company in an industry where they will be at the absolute forefront as a pioneering business model.

The position demands a personable candidate who is also very strong in numbers and financial management. A successful Managing Director should be able to run the business and create profitability with a keen eye to marketing with regards to diversified products and customer bases, including modeling business projections over multi-year periods, while also being involved in the physical day-to-day realities of the business: designing, building, marketing and selling innovative bamboo structures, furniture, and even a school.

The Managing Director will have the opportunity to interact with top builders, architects and designers from the USA, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Colombia, Singapore, and Malaysia.


The Managing Director will execute his/her duties under the joint authority of the Board of Directors.

The Managing Director is responsible for the overall development and management of the company, including hiring and managing staff and skilled workers, overseeing business flow, modeling multiple-year business projections, and ensuring quality control.

These responsibilities and activities include but are not limited to the following major tasks:Managing the company as a profitable, efficient, and transparent enterprise. Creating cash flows, managing budgets. And ensuring responsible procurement. Supervising managers, designers, bamboo preservation workers, sub-contractors, and daily workers.

Creating multiple year business plans that demonstrate profitability.

Creating a master schedule and managing all phases involved in the creation of finished products that the company will sell.


The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications and characteristics:

An advanced degree, preferably in business administration, with previous experience in engineering or construction.

Experience in construction management.

Comfortable on work sites.

Experience in managing building projects.

Entrepreneurial business experience.

A talent for acquiring new languages, and fluency in or adequate grasp of Bahasa Indonesia is a major plus.

Excellent inter-personal communication skills.

Motivational and leadership ability.

suitable candidates should send their CV to [email] [/email]

#62770 - 02 Oct 07 11:59 Re: Managing Director - Bali Bamboo Company [Re: Executive Search]
Capt. Mainwaring Offline
Pujangga Besar

Registered: 16 Aug 06
Posts: 3225
Loc: here
I'm good at septic tanks and other associated civils - is that any use?
I also made a vegetarian version,with tempe and tofu chunks for myself and others.Get over it.

#62771 - 02 Oct 07 12:11 Re: Managing Director - Bali Bamboo Company [Re: Capt. Mainwaring]
Dilli Offline
Pujangga Besar

Registered: 26 Feb 06
Posts: 8044
Loc: Nearest Bar
Your skill's with septic tanks would appear to be in filling them!
Menace to Sobriety

#63292 - 10 Oct 07 17:16 Re: Managing Director - Bali Bamboo Company [Re: Dilli]
yourfather Offline

Registered: 10 Apr 07
Posts: 136
Loc: melbourne australia
Define "modest" pay.


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