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Innovation Manager


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role:

  1. Take a leadership role in scouting defined innovation technology fields from Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau Greater Bay Area community in scouting team of GD innovation Hub and set strong innovation alignment with China Innovation Hub.
  2. Act as knowledge enabler of the emerging technologies for Guangdong Innovation Hub. Optimize the technical portfolio priorities, and strategic synergy within the organization for efficient and effective scouting by extensive literature search and networking with scientific communities and proactive internal key stakeholder engagement activities.
  3. Work closely with BD manager in Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau Greater Bay Area and China Innovation Hub team for clear alignment and create selection model for the scouted projects
  4. Create holistic evaluation system for scouted projects to identify high potential projects with convincing rational and clear logics. 


Who you are:

  1. PhD in healthcare/chemicals with the preferred field of biotech/IVD/New Materials/AI. Consultant/Investment/R&D experience are much preferred.
  2. Logical thinking, able to analyze the project from comprehensive angles including but not limited to technical, business model, market potential, regulatory aspects.
  3. Strong capability in interpreting and communicating complex scientific theory in business language.
  4. Fluent in Mandarin and English for verbal and written communications for internal meetings and external seminar/forum.
  5. Frequent travel within Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau-Greater Bay Area up to 40% is required.
  6. Strong team player, self-motivator, "can do" mentality.


HR: 95755

Functional Area: Strategy & Business Development


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com


Job Requisition ID:  220293
Location:  Guangzhou
Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)
Working time model:  full-time

Careers during Covid-19
Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options.

US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

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