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.

Head, BioMedical Technology Cluster

Job level Senior
Work exp 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Others
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Life Science
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 19/12/2018
ref. [SCMP/HBMTC/181219]

Responsibilities:-

  • Play a key role as a member of the senior management team in setting up company policies and guidelines in the biomedical technology cluster and value added services
  • Direct and control business development activities in several regions relating to biomedical technology such as therapeutics/diagnostics/health informatics/medical device and its incubation programmes  
  • Responsible for the formulation of the required infrastructure needs (equipment, plants / space and Human Resources) to support the Biotech companies and incubatees pursuing biomedical technology  
  • Initiate planning, developing, co-ordinating and executing RnD, marketing and business development policies and programmes  
  • Direct and coordinate biomedical laboratory services for supporting companies and incubatees  
  • Prepare board papers for acquisition and implementation of infrastructure / equipment relevant to drug discovery and development including regulatory guidelines and IPO listing
  • Prepare board papers for admission of potential tenants to the Science Park and Industrial Parks  
  • Oversee the due diligent studies of applicants  
  • Plan, coordinate and analyze survey studies on marketing needs and cliental requirements and customer satisfaction
  • Manage a team of scientists, MD and PhD staff
  • Collaborate with international business development team/overseas representatives in delivering their duties
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by supervisors or management

Requirements:-

  • University post graduate degree holder in Life Science / Biotechnology related disciplines  
  • Minimum 15 years’ relevant work experience in the biomedical technology sector and 10 years in a senior management position  
  • Aggressive, dynamic, mature and have a flair for entrepreneurship with superior interpersonal skills with all levels of staff and external contacts  
  • A proven track record of accomplishment in therapeutics 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 drug discovery, drug development, DMPK, GLP toxicology studies and animal models for drug efficacy testing and GMP manufacturing is a definite advantage
  • Understand the current biotech evolution and be able to scout for disruptive technologies in different sub-cluster areas 
  • Excellent management skills for developing scientists and staff

We offer market competitive compensation, 5-day work week, and generous benefits including medical and life insurance; and voluntary contribution in addition to the legal minimum MPF. 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, 8/F, Bio-Informatics Centre, No. 2 Science Park West Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park, N.T., Hong Kong or, by clicking on or before 1 January 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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