Scouting Manager

Posted 26 Dec 2019

Guangdong - all, Guangdong - China

Req Id 201435


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Job Description

  1. Take a leadership role in scouting defined innovation technology fields from Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau Greater Bay Area community in scouting team of GD innovation Hub and set strong innovation alignment with China Innovation Hub.
  2. Act as knowledge enabler of the emerging technologies for Guangdong Innovation Hub. Optimize the technical portfolio priorities, and strategic synergy within the organization for efficient and effective scouting by extensive literature search and networking with scientific communities and proactive internal key stakeholder engagement activities.
  3. Work closely with BD manager in Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau Greater Bay Area and China Innovation Hub team for clear alignment and create selection model for the scouted projects
  4. Create holistic evaluation system for scouted projects to identify high potential projects with convincing rational and clear logics.  


  1. PhD in healthcare/chemicals with the preferred field of biotech/IVD/New Materials/AI. Consultant/Investment/R&D experience are much preferred.
  2. Logical thinking, able to analyze the project from comprehensive angles including but not limited to technical, business model, market potential, regulatory aspects.
  3. Strong capability in interpreting and communicating complex scientific theory in business language.
  4. Fluent in Mandarin and English for verbal and written communications for internal meetings and external seminar/forum.
  5. Frequent travel within Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau-Greater Bay Area up to 40% is required.
  6. Strong team player, self-motivator, "can do" mentality.

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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