Head of Science and Innovation

Entreprise: CV-Library
Type d'emploi: Temps plein

HEAD OF SCIENCE AND INNOVATION

Based in Thailand

Job ref: JH/51912

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Our Client is a world leader within the global petrochemical industry, providing comprehensive services including manufacturing and distribution of upstream, intermediate, and downstream petrochemical products. They are now looking to recruit a talented Head of Science and Innovation.

Roles & responsibilities:

* Ensure development of innovation strategies and agenda for the alignment of innovation strategic plan with corporate and business strategies

* Ensure the effectiveness of the corporate innovation governance and innovation management

* Oversee resource management of the group R&D & Technology to ensure optimal utilization with maximum cost effectiveness

* Ensure that innovation portfolio and intellectual property management support and align with corporate and business strategies and plans

* Ensure quality and deliverables as per strategic plan as well as security of research and development operation through innovation technology-led approach

* Ensure Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) investment strategy and the execution of CVC projects for accessing emerging technologies through venture capital funds and start-up companies

* Ensure the synergy among the Group companies to drive group R&D & Technology Development program by acting as the member of companies Technology Committee

* Ensure the alignment with the Board and Top Management

* Ensure the network with external institutions and organizations and ensure the alignment of collaboration strategy with the corporate innovation agenda creating sustainable business model and generating revenue growth for the Company

* Ensure the career plan of all staff under Innovation & Strategy Management, Corporate Innovation, Upstream Innovation, and

* Downstream Innovation by acting as head of R&D Career Counselling Committee for all staff of Innovation & Strategy Management, Corporate Innovation, Upstream Innovation, and Downstream Innovation

Qualifications & Skills:

* Ideally PhD, MSc, MEng or MBA qualified in the field of Engineering or Natural Science or Business Administration.

* Technical know-how and market knowledge with experiences in the field of at least 15 years.

* A professional man manager with a proven background in working in a similar role.

* The ideal candidate will be a customer focused, relationship builder with a collaborative approach. They will be an excellent communicator at all levels who is used to taking the initiative to drive for results.

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union.

Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Office Locations: Stratford-upon-Avon, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Düsseldorf, Göteborg,

Lyon, Milan, Shanghai, and Washington.

PLASTICS - PETROCHEMICALS - PACKAGING - CHEMICALS - ENERGY – RECYCLING

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