Job ref no.: CT3125197-01#0103
Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd

Research & Development Manager

Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd


Management Support

  • Lead and monitor all new product/process development projects in a helicopter view
  • Facilitate communications between internal stakeholders 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 Product Development (NPD)

  • Assist the Associate R&D Director by providing the best support in R&D for new product development and ensuring food safety, product quality and regulatory compliance
  • Supervise the 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 support 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, Procurement and Production/ Manufacturing function

Administration and Communication

  • Review and establish guidelines and procedures for new product development to ensure compliance with Headquarters’ requirements
  • Maintain effective communication with all concerned parties internally and externally to resolve problems, set objectives and coordinate new projects



  • Degree or above in food science or related disciplines
  • Minimum 10 years of R&D experience in food industry, preferably in food manufacturing company and with sauce manufacturing and dressing experience
  • Sound knowledge in new product development, food production and processing
  • Innovative and sensitive to new ideas
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and under pressure
  • Good management and supervisory skills
  • Good knowledge in PC applications including Microsoft Office and data processing
  • Fluent in Mandarin, English and Chinese


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#0103
Job Function
  • Tai Po
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 10 years - 15 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • 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
  • … + 7 more