Comprising Hong Kong Science Park, InnoCentre and Industrial Estates, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) is a statutory body dedicated to building a vibrant innovation and technology ecosystem to connect stakeholders, nurture technology talents, facilitate collaboration, and...

Comprising Hong Kong Science Park, InnoCentre and Industrial Estates, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) is a statutory body dedicated to building a vibrant innovation and technology ecosystem to connect stakeholders, nurture technology talents, facilitate collaboration, and catalyse innovations to deliver social and economic benefits to Hong Kong and the region.

Established in May 2001, HKSTP has been driving the development of Hong Kong into a regional hub for innovation and growth in several focused clusters including Electronics, Information & Communications Technology, Green Technology, Biomedical Technology, Material and Precision Engineering. We enable science and technology companies to nurture ideas, innovate and grow, supported by our R&D facilities, infrastructure, and market-led laboratories and technical centres with professional support services. We also offer value added services and comprehensive incubation programmes for technology start-ups to accelerate their growth.

Technology businesses benefit from our specialised services and infrastructure at Hong Kong Science Park for applied research and product development; enterprises can find creative design support at InnoCentre; while skill-intensive businesses are served by our three industrial estates at Tai Po, Tseung Kwan O and Yuen Long.

Director, BioMedical Technology Cluster (Diagnostics) [SCMP/DBMTCD/190830]

Job level Top
Work exp 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Pak Shek Kok
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, Dental plan, General holidays, Insurance plan, Maternity leave, Medical plan, MPF, Paternity leave, Shuttle bus, Social & recreation facility, Special / extra leave
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Biotechnology
Science / Lab / Research > Life Science
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 30/08/2019
Tags
ref. SCMP/DBMTCD/190830

Responsibilities:-

  • Play a key role as a senior member of the Biomedical Technology Cluster (BMT) in setting up policies, guidelines, and value added services
  • Lead the account management group for the BMTDiagnostics team. Be accountable for attracting, retaining and growing the technology companies related to medical diagnostics in the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park  
  • Drive and execute various initiatives/programmes aiming to support the development of Diagnostics team, manage business collaboration and support services to assist technology transfer from universities, and catalyzing technology and business development of partners/Park companies
  • Work closely with key stakeholders to attract new clients, execute commercial plan in the areas of client applicant pipeline generation, due diligence analysis, direct client relationship management and collaboration activities management
  • Formulate the required infrastructure needs (equipment, plants / space and manpower resources), laboratory and technology services to support the biotech companies pursuing medical diagnostics as products 
  • Prepare board papers for acquisition and implementation of infrastructure / equipment relevant to diagnostics and molecular/genomic medicine development including regulatory guidelines and IPO listing
  • Review the due diligent studies of applicants. Prepare board papers for admission of potential tenants to the Science Park and Industrial Parks Review
  • Lead the planning, coordination and analysis of survey studies on marketing needs and cliental requirements and customer satisfaction
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by supervisor or senior management

 

Requirements:-

  • University post graduate degree holder in life science / biotech or related subjects. Holder of professional qualifications would be an added advantage
  • Minimum 15 years’ work experience in the medical diagnostics R&D sector and 10 years in a senior management position
  • Aggressive, dynamic, mature and have a flair for entrepreneurship with astute interpersonal skills to interact with internal and external stakeholders
  • A proven track record of accomplishment in medical diagnostics R&D and having and having a professional network of contacts in the region and overseas
  • A good command of English and Chinese, written and verbal, with excellent presentation skills
  • Knowledge of the wide range of medical diagnostics modalities including imaging, molecular diagnostics, bioinformatics, biomarker testing etc. Understand the impact of emerging technologies including A.I., data analytics, precision medicine, molecular and genomic medicine etc on the future development of medical diagnostics
  • Excellent management skills for developing scientists and staff

 

[This position is open for referral by Recruitment agencies. The profile should be sent to our HR email address agencycv@hkstp.org.]

We offer market competitive compensation, 5-day work week and generous benefits including medical and life insurance. To apply, please send your full resume with current and expected salary to the Human Resources & Office Administration Department, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, 5/F, Building 5E, 5 Science Park East Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park, Hong Kong or, by clicking on or before 12 September 2019. Please quote the reference number on the email subject/envelope and the application letter.

Personal data provided will be treated in strict confidence and used for recruitment purpose only. All personal data collected will be used strictly in accordance with employer’s personal data policies, you can access to HKSTP’s Personal Information Collection Statement at https://www.hkstp.org/hkstp_web/en/hkstp/personal-information-collection-statement-recruitment

Applicants not invited for interview within four weeks after application deadline may consider their applications unsuccessful. Personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be retained for a maximum of two years. 

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