Head of Operational Development APAC


1, The manager of TPO development is responsible for regional development activities of the business unit for the respective development group, contributing to the TechCentre strategy. The function is accountability for market focussed development (construction & formulation ownership) and maintenance of the regional portfolio of the respective development group. Regional solutions and global standards are created to ensure technology leadership and competitiveness of the business unit. It contains the responsibility for the respective Development team and its interfaces. .
2, ▪ Contribute to the regional product strategy in alignment with the Head of Development
▪ Create and maintain the regional product portfolios for the respective development group
▪ Define global standard constructions for customers with global decsion power in the region and ensure proper transfer to other regions / TechCentres
▪ Ensure fit-for-purpose and time to market, propose agile processes
▪ Implement and perform product benchmarking
▪ Identify strategic technology partners (suppliers / customers / ...) supporting the TechCentre and R&D strategies
3, ▪ Hire, develop and lead a high quality staff
▪ Execute organizational changes in alignment with TechCenter demands as required by the growth of the business
▪ Takes appropriate steps to develop the teams and steers corrective measures
▪ Develop and ensure efficient processes within CI in the global R+D community
▪ Inspiring leadership of the respective teams to ensure business success
▪ Actively resolves any conflicts arrising between people, teams and units
4, Set-up, maintain and realise product robustness, analyse cost potentials and support raw material substitution where needed
▪ Ensure entrepreneural budget planning (HeadCount, ressources...)
▪ Measure and follow-up period expenses in accordance to budgeting
▪ Agree and prioritize targets with sales and development, follow up frequently
5,▪ Ensures that organization policies are uniformly understood and properly interpreted and administered
▪ Safeguard compliance with legal and safety regulations and alignment with local authorities and administration
▪ Safeguards commited standards of quality guidelines and quality awareness
▪ Ensures that agreed processes can and are strictly followed
5,▪ Creates athmosphere supporting innovations and cross-thinking and their realisation
▪ Maintain close contact to Research and Development and create ideas for new products / solutions
▪ Support and cooperate as polymer and material expert for operations and procurement
▪ Realise agreed target projects supporting the segment focus topics
6, ▪ Continously optimize regional processes in accordance to the R&D process in PLC
▪ Support sales in customer related topics as technical launch expert, e.g. by trial batch preparation, customer visits, processing trials, ...

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  1. Master and above, Chemistry related(considered if outstanding  with bachelor)
  2. 10 years and above polymer industry experience
  3. 5 yearsand above leadership experience
  4. PM experience
  5. Communication skills
  6. Work under force
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大陆集团专业开发前沿性技术与服务,以人和货物运输为着眼点,致力于打造可持续且可联动的交通方式。集团成立于 1871 年,作为一家科技企业,它负责为车辆、机器、交通及运输行业提供安全、高效、智能且经济实惠的解决方案。2022 年,大陆集团实现营收 394 亿欧元,目前在全球 57 个国家和市场地区雇用约 20 万名员工。

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2022, Continental generated sales of €39.4 billion and currently employs around 200,000 people in 57 countries and markets.

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