Strategic Technology Manager, APAC (Leading Animal Nutrition Company)

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    • Category Commerce & Industry
    • Industry Food & Nutrition
    • Function Other
    • Consultant Willis Toh
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1104283
    • Job Ref No WT18719
    • Salary S$100,000 - S$150,000

    Description

    Our client is a leading player in the global Animal Nutrition industry with Regional HQ in Singapore and has newly created this Singapore-based Strategic Technology Manager to bring in new molecules and technology to accelerate the growth of the company in Asia region.

    Responsibilities

    Reporting to the APAC Head of Research and Development, you will be responsible for technology scouting to identify molecules and technologies that could be commercialized by the company. The job involves searching the scientific literature, utilization of information from the Worldwide Technology Acquisitions (WWTA) group and the commercial landscape for new nascent products to be licensed or brought into the company through acquisition. You will identify, cultivate and manage relationship with research centers (public and private) to identify new technologies that may be of commercial value and engage in research contract negotiations and intellectual property protection. The role will work closely with Leadership, Research, Regulatory, Marketing teams and other allied functions within Asia and scientists from other Business units.

    Requirements 

    You will have a PhD in Biological Science/Chemistry with 5+ years’ experience in biotechnology related industry/ tech transfer departments in reputed universities. Experience in technology scouting and licensing of technology/patents and excellent network in academic and start up arena will be required. Good understanding of Animal Health and Nutrition industry will be helpful though not mandatory, ability to identify new opportunities/trends in Industry and/or academia will be necessary. You should come with excellent communication and technical writing skills with the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects with multiple stake holders. Ability to work with people of different background will be necessary.

    To Apply

    To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Words format) to Willis Toh at wt@kerryconsulting.com, quoting the job title and reference number WT18719. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Registration No: R1104283

    License No: 16S8060