Innovation Director (Design Thinking)

Job Title: Innovation Director (Design Thinking)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: VC-97
Contact Name: Vivian Cheung
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2017 16:59

Job Description

Our client, a MNC (under its Innovation & Experimentation Group) is seeking an Innovation Coach to lead business teams through a learning journey by collaborating on design thinking. The ideal candidate will have +10 years of experience in driving innovative businesses and a portfolio that shows breadth of work. You will have ideally worked with business leaders to help them understand the innovation process, identify areas of change, and put theories into practice.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead business team through learning journey by working and coaching them on design thinking methodologies
  • Coach and lead projects with stakeholders internally and externally
  • Have collective ideas on generating new revenue from new products, services, and processes – creating and capturing new value for our operating group artners
  • Have an innovation ecosystem – you should have a network of innovative champions, customers, and supply partners
  • Strong in tips, tools, and methods of learning content to share

Key Requirements:

  • +10 years of experience helping other businesses thrive with new innovations
  • Have an active network of innovation / creative contributors
  • Ideally you would have worked for a thinking hub
  • You should be interested in start-ups and projects that foster creative / lifestyle changes
  • A portfolio that shows breadth of work
  • Strong experience of Hong Kong and the Greater China market 
  • Fluent English ideal

If this role sounds like an ideal fit, please get in touch with Vivian Cheung for a confidential discussion at +852 2915 2900, or send your most updated CV across.

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