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Senior Manager, Corporate Innovation - Digital & Technology

Job Title: Senior Manager, Corporate Innovation - Digital & Technology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Sales & Marketing, Digital Marketing & E-Commerce
Reference: BBBH10697_1572097225
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email: karen.cheng@kos-intl.com

Job Description

About the Client

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

About the Role

Reporting to the Department head and managing a team of 2, you will be an innovation lead to identify and resolve a wide range of corporate transformation challenges. This role will develop solutions for a diverse range of value chain stakeholders including customers, businesses, functions, suppliers and working partners that deliver value and therefore drive more demand for such solutions. As an innovation driver, you will work with functional stakeholders to identify opportunities and propose credible innovative solutions while implementing strategies for business process re-engineering. Lastly, you have to be an excellent communicator, engaging and facilitating productive collaboration with business clients, technology providers, other innovators, academic researchers, and other external research organizations, as well as all levels of internal stakeholders.

Requirement

  • Bachelor degree and at least 12+ years of professional experience with a specific track record in successfully managing innovation pipeline and/or corporate venturing, ideally at the intersection of natural & built assets and technology/digital
  • Passionate about the digital transformation of the natural & built asset space
  • Ability to interact with external vendors and key strategic outsourcing partners
    Ability to interact internally with key stakeholders across all businesses and functions
  • 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

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.