Job ref no.: CT3125197-01#0102
Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd

Assistant Research & Development Manager

Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd

Responsibilities: -

New Product Development (NPD)

  • Develop extension flavors and new products, including the processing procedures and techniques and product specifications.
  • Assist review and improve the application for new and current raw materials and packaging materials
  • Tackle problems encountered during processing and ingredients selection
  • Broaden product portfolio according to company direction
  • Initiate and follow all R&D activities proactively
  • Act as a project leader to manage all NPD for specific zone market with cost effective and speed to market

Technical Support

  • Provide technical support on production issues, including processing procedures, preparation of ingredients and packaging process to ensure the final products are safe and meet the required quality
  • Cope with the changes in regulations in different zones, provide alternative solutions to markets.
  • Draft technical specifications including raw material specification, packaging material specification and product specification.
  • Provide technical support on customer enquiries and complaints
  • Problem solving on quality and food safety issues
  • Work closely with related functions to have continuous review on regulatory compliance and food safety concerns on products
  • Provide technical support and training to other functions

Administration and Communication

  • Presentable for project update
  • Communicate with R&D staff and various functions with clear standpoint to tackle problems
  • Establish objectives and to coordinate projects on time and right track
  • Serve as effective project champion to internal and external stakeholders


Requirements: -

  • Degree or above in Food Science or related disciplines
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in food industry, preferred in sauce related product
  • Familiar with Chinese Cooking and Eating Tradition
  • Knowledge in food production and processing
  • Self-confident, pragmatic and able to build consensus
  • Analytical, strategic minded and excellent communication skills
  • Good command of English, Chinese and Mandarin
  • Station in Hong Kong and willing to travel


We offer competitive salary package and attractive fringe benefits including life insurance, medical & dental to the right candidates. We also offer free lunch and free shuttle bus service.

Interested parties please submit your application including expected salary and contact information to “HUMAN RESOURCES FUNCTION, 2-4 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, Tai Po, NT" or click Apply Now.

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All personal data provided by the job applicants will be treated in strictly confidential and will be used exclusively for employment purpose only. You should consider your application as being unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 months. Your application will be retained for 12 months and be considered for other appropriate positions within this period. 

More job information
Job ref no. CT3125197-01#0102
Job Function
  • Tai Po
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 6 years - 8 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • 5-day week
  • 13-month pay
  • Competitive pay
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Free duty meal
  • Marriage leave
  • Medical plan
  • Shuttle bus
  • … + 5 more