Management Trainee Programme (Mainland)


We are looking for high-calibre final-year undergraduates or recent graduates from mainland or overseas universities who possess the following qualities:

  • High initiative and commitmentProactive and strongly devoted to work, making every effort and contribution to accomplish tasks
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilitiesStrong reasoning ability, logical mind with quantitative skills to structure and approach issues, make good judgments and derive practical solutions
  • Teamwork orientedWork closely with others as a team to build trust and relationships that yield positive work results
  • Good communication and presentation skillsClear and concise verbal and written communication skills; able to make an impactful presentation; proficient in both English and Chinese
  • Learning and succeeding attitudeStrong will to embrace and/or lead change while seeking continuous improvement and successful outcomes
  • Leadership potentialHigh potential for motivating and leading a team to perform effectively while developing individuals

Host Functions

Recruiting Departments

Host Department Shanghai Nanjing Hangzhou Suzhou
Retail Leasing/Promotions        
Finance & Accounting        

Retail Leasing/Promotions

We manage the leasing and marketing activities of a wide portfolio of the Group’s shopping malls located all over the Territory. Our main scope of work includes formulating marketing strategies, planning and implementing the trade mix of shopping malls, attending to tenancy-related matters, planning & organizing promotion activities and managing fitting-out and renovation strategies.

As a Management Trainee, you will be involved in:

  • Understanding the full development process of shopping mall leasing, including shopping mall leasing, renovation management, marketing and membership management
  • Conduct market research, including market trends, brand trends, tenant development, tenant promotion plans and needs
  • Understanding shopping mall leasing and marketing strategies
  • Implement marketing strategy and plan implementation
  • Coordinating with all aspects of property, engineering and design projects
  • Lease administration and reviews; handling legal matters in relation to tenancy agreement
  • Maintain the relationship between merchants or partners and shopping malls
  • Understanding business negotiations and follow up project progress

Finance and Accounting

Responsible for financial accounting and management works in the companies of Southern China, including financial audit, preparation of financial statement, capital control, tax declaration, and budget management.

As a Management Trainee, you will be involved in:

  • Learn and familiar with all positions in the Finance Department by rotation
  • Participate in the integration of all kinds of company information to form internal financial data analysis
  • Master the related tax laws and regulations in Mainland China
  • Knowledge of Hong Kong tax regulations and financial accounting standards, and integrate with those in Mainland China
  • Declare the internal management reports, audit report and budget report etc.
  • Communicate effectively with other business departments to ensure all procedures are executed thoroughly

Training and Curriculum

This three-year programme provides trainees with the opportunity to gain comprehensive exposure. The first year will familiarize trainees with the Group’s business scope and the operations of the host departments. Cross-departmental attachments, classroom training, on-the-job coaching and action learning will support development of trainees’ managerial and functional competence. The second and third years will offer trainees a sponsorship programme for external professional study to strengthen their professional skills. Senior department managers and human resources and training staff will provide guidance and coaching to trainees throughout the programme to facilitate learning and help develop their potential.

Management Trainee Programme

First YearFoundation Training
  • Company Orientation
  • Host Department Familiarization
  • Attachment in Mainland Office (Part I)
  • Professional & Personal Development
  • Independent Study
Second YearProfessional Skills Development
  • Host Department – On-the job Training
  • Attachment in Mainland Office (Part II)
  • Professional Study
  • Professional & Personal Development
  • Independent Study
Third YearHorizon Widening and Skills Enhancement
  • Host Department – On-the-job Training
  • Attachment in Hong Kong
  • Professional Study
  • Leadership Development
  • Graduation Project

Remarks: Activities are tailored to the needs of individual trainees and the requirements of their host departments

Career Path

Completion of the training will prepare participants to assume professional and supervisory roles within the Group, and ample opportunities are available for trainees to move up the career ladder.

The exact career path depends on the performance and capabilities of the individual trainee. A typical career path might be:


General Management
Functional/Section Head
Assistant Manager
Senior Officer


Application and Enquiries


  Shanghai / Nanjing / Hangzhou / Suzhou
Application Deadline 7 June 2024
Aptitude Tests June 2024
First Interviews July 2024
Second Interviews July 2024
Final Interviews July 2024
Report for Duty September 2024

Contact us as below if you have further enquiries:


Online application link:


Candidates should attend an interview centre located on the mainland

Application deadline: 7 June 2024