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Head of IT Transformation - B2B Industrial, EMS

Job Title: Head of IT Transformation - B2B Industrial, EMS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH11073_1578718549
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email: karen.cheng@kos-intl.com
Job Published: January 11, 2020 12:55

Job Description

About the Client

Our client is a well known and highly reputable listed company in the B2B electronic component manufacturing sector who combines traditional and digital strategies to transform their business in Hong Kong and Greater China. With their continuous expansion and constantly seeking for new innovation to change their business, an excellent opportunity has arisen for a high-caliber professional to join the Technology Transformation Team.

About the Role

Reporting to the VP and managing a team of 2, you will develop a holistic and forward looking view of the relevant technology space for the company and understand the level playing field in order to have robust external references to assess market attractiveness and competitive position of new business ideas or value propositions. As a team leader, you will connect with relevant formal and informal innovation networks and players to stay in touch with the latest trends and position the firm as a source of thought leadership and a credible partner for digital innovation in the natural and built asset space. In addition, you will develop and evolve clear innovation road maps to stimulate and focus generation of new ideas in the most promising intersections between our partner's needs and digital technologies & business models. Lastly, you will also develop investment governance and manage innovation pipeline stage gates from idea origination to incubation, acceleration and finally scale.


Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Technology or Information System and at least 12+ years of professional experience with a specific track record in successfully managing innovation pipeline for MNC or B2B business on a regional level
  • Passionate about the digital transformation of the natural & built asset space
  • Broad and strategic perspective on the global technology landscape and the way it can be leveraged in the natural & built asset space, able to create digital technology road map and articulate powerful innovation themes
  • Experience in corporate venturing and/or (digital) incubators both from a governance / stage gate management and coaching / capability building perspectives, excellent at developing sound business cases
  • Ability to inspire colleagues, clients and potential partners with new ideas and discipline combined with pragmatism to implement them rapidly
  • Proactive, practical, entrepreneurial, open-minded, flexible and creative
  • Excellent command of Chinese English, both spoken and written

Budget HK$90,000

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Karen Cheng at +852 3180 4921 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.