Executive Business Coaches / Intercultural Communication Training (Online)

We are currently recruiting Online Business Coaches for a Nikkei / Financial Times joint venture focusing on Intercultural Communication training. The role involves coaching executive clients in cross-cultural business communications. Business Coaches need to be able to ‘talk shop’ at a professional level with executives and managers.

While this is a business coaching position, the work is focused on the effective use of English in a professional context. Therefore, applicants should be advanced level English speakers with a neutral accent.

An Example Scenario

Imagine a senior manager of a major Japanese motor company, who has been dispatched to live and work at a plant in the UK or USA. Their English is at intermediate level. They are responsible for a British / American management team. While they are able to communicate in English at a reasonable level, in their professional capacity they need their language to communicate effectively and with impact.

Requirements

  • Advanced English language ability with a neutral accent
  • A minimum of 10 years business management experience at a senior level
  • The ability to communicate professionally with executive clients
  • An understanding of cross-cultural communication issues
  • Experience in training business professionals
  • Business English training experience would be an advantage

Pay & Conditions

  • Full-time roles are 40 hours with a maximum of 30 coaching hours
  • Part-time roles are 20 hours with a maximum of 16 coaching hours
  • Clients are based globally, entailing flexible working hours
  • No more than 2 consecutive coaching hours without a break
  • Paid breaks and holiday entitlement
  • Salary dependent on experience

TO APPLY

Please send the following to richard@mrbee.uk

  1. A detailed CV / resume listing your business management and training experience
  2. A short video containing the following:
  • A brief introduction focusing on your business management experience (30 seconds)
  • Your response to the following question (1 minute) …

Please give an example of some of the communication challenges that could be expected when a senior manager from a Japanese multinational (B2 English language proficiency) is transferred to the USA on an expat contract, and what advice would you give them to deal with these challenges.

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