The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was established by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with a mission to enhance the city’s global competitiveness. To remain globally prominent, Hong Kong strives to find new ways for its traditional sectors to thrive, and...

The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was established by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with a mission to enhance the city’s global competitiveness. To remain globally prominent, Hong Kong strives to find new ways for its traditional sectors to thrive, and for the potential of emerging sectors to be unleashed. Harnessing the power of technology is key to achieving this.

ASTRI lives up to its mission by pursuing applied Research and Development (R&D) that is delivering technological solutions that strengthen institutions, improve businesses, and benefit communities. Its R&D endeavours focus on five key areas of applications:

  • Smart City
  • Financial Technologies
  • Intelligent Manufacturing
  • Health Technologies
  • Application Specific Integrated Circuits

 

To support our constant endeavour to position Hong Kong as a world-class smart city and an international hub of innovation and technology, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

Assistant Officer, Strategy (1 year contract)

Job level Entry
Location
Shatin
Employment type Contract
Benefits 5-day week
Industry Information Technology
Job function Engineering > Others
Others > Graduate Trainee
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 25/11/2020
ref. CEO/CEO/CEO/2662/201012
Job Responsibilities
  • Perform analysis on technology and industry trends to identify growth opportunities;
  • Assist in the planning, execution and renewal of ASTRI’s corporate and business strategies;
  • Assist the coordination with internal and external stakeholders to facilitate effective communication and implementation of strategic initiatives;
  • Assist in the curation of success stories of innovations to drive brand awareness and maximize technology commercialization potentials;
  • Assist in the management of key accounts in achieving corporate objectives;
  • Perform other related assignments as required.
 
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science / Engineering, Business Administration or Management related disciplines;
  • 1-3 years’ experience in technology-based industries serving in area(s) including, but not limited to, technology development, business development, product development and/or technical marketing functions; fresh graduates will also be considered;
  • Familiar with the innovation and technology ecosystem; prior overseas experience (e.g. employment, internship or student exchange program) is a plus;
  • Strong analytic and time management skills; process a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude and a socially responsible mindset; passionate about learning;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate difficult concepts;
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin;
  • Live the ASTRI values.
 
Application
 
The appointment will be on contract terms. The incumbent will normally work under a five-day week schedule.
 
Interested candidates should send application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume and, current and expected salary to the Talent Acquisition by email. Application opens until this position is filled.
 
Only short-listed candidates will be notified. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for consideration of an application only. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.
 
ASTRI is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used exclusively for recruitment only.