Job ref no.: CT3121741-01#0088
Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd

Research & Development Manager – New Product Development

Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • 13-month pay
  • Competitive pay
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Family medical plan
  • Free duty meal
  • Insurance plan
  • Marriage leave
  • Medical plan
  • Shuttle bus
  • … + 6 more

Responsibilities:

Management Support

  • Helicopter View for leading and monitoring all new product / process development projects
  • As a bridge to communicate different functions both internal and external customers
  • Food safety, new product ideation, new raw material sourcing, new product/process development, cost effective and operation capability will be built-in criteria for running all product development

New Production Development

  • Assist the Senior R&D manager providing the best support in R&D for new product development ensuring food safety, product quality and regulatory compliance
  • Supervise a small team in leading and monitoring all product development projects globally
  • Keep abreast of the market trend on new products and ensure products developed are speed to markets
  • Lead the team to develop line extension of flavors, new product categories and new processing
  • Familiar with different kinds of food processing
  • Act as gate keeper for approving new product launch from technical aspect
  • Provide monthly KPI review for management on new product development
  • Ensure new products are cost effective and competitive to the markets
  • Provide technical support to management on all projects

Technical Support

  • Provide technical supports on production issues, including processing procedures, preparation of ingredients and packaging processes to ensure the final products are safe and meet the required quality
  • Support customer inquiries for providing product related information
  • Provide technical support and training to Sales, Purchasing and Production/Manufacturing function

Administrative and Communication

  • Review and establish guideline and procedures for new product development to ensure compliance with Headquarter requirement
  • Communicate with R&D staffs and various functions to tackle problems, to establish objective and to coordinate new projects

Requirements:

  • Degree in food science or related disciplines
  • Minimum 10 years of research & development experience in food industry, preferably in food manufacturing company on sauce manufacturing or dressing
  • Good management and supervisory skill
  • Good knowledge in computer and data processing
  • Fluency in Mandarin, English and Cantonese
  • Willing to travel frequently

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 MANAGER, 2-4 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, Tai Po, NT".

For more information, please visit our website at www.LKK.com.

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. CT3121741-01#0088
Salary
Job Function
Industry
Location
  • Tai Po
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 10 years - 15 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Degree
Require to Travel
  • Travel frequently