Business Development Manager (at the rank of Administrative Assistant II) in the Technology Transfer Office (Ref.: 515013) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or above in Biological Sciences, Medicine or a related discipline, with at least 5 years’ work experience in the relevant industry. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; good interpersonal and communication skills; familiarity with intellectual property (IP) management; and competency in technology commercialization. They should also be highly self-motivated; creative; hardworking; capable of carrying out in-depth research independently; and able to work under pressure.
The appointee will manage technology commercialization activities, and work closely with university researchers, collaborators and industry partners to identify and develop industry collaboration and commercialization opportunities. Information about the Office can be obtained at https://www.tto.hku.hk.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on June 8, 2022 and continue until August 15, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.