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Assistant Manager, Project Management

Automotive Platforms and Application Systems R&D Centre

Ref: APAS471/22, 8226


Job Description



Who we are looking for:

  • Creativity in new ideas and future focus vision. 
  • Collaboration with colleagues and the community at large.
  • Work Smart, Play Smart!


What you'll do:

  • To assist the Unit Head and managers in coordinating government funding projects for the APAS R&D Centre with scopes in enhancing the convenience of motorists, enhancing road efficiency and improving road safety;
  • To propose feasible project ideas and apply funding related to automotive applications to government funding;
  • Act as a major contact point between project team members and funding secretariat office in administrative issues including project management, project execution, progress monitoring, procurement, reporting, presentations, promotion and meetings, etc;
  • Feedback on problems of hardware and software development and report to the Unit Head for any delay and suggestions for resolutions with project teams;
  • Participate in progress meetings with technical solution partners or suppliers with different project sub-teams;
  • Plan well and monitor progress for budget project milestones, deliverables, test methods and planning, etc;
  • Plan any demonstration / display activities with marketing team to better promote the R&D results and project commercialization.


You'll be a good fit if you have/are:

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic / Information Engineering / Computer Science or equivalent;
  • 2 years or more working experience in leading and monitoring project(s) in research and consultancy services / product design or manufacturing, etc;
  • Strong sense of responsibility, good communication skills, able to coordinate various resources and achieve common goals;
  • Good sense of commercial business running and practicality. Financial mind-set is highly required;
  • Good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Applicants may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position


1. Applicant may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position.

2. This is a fixed-term contract position for a period of 20 months.


What we offer and What you’ll like here:

  • Innovative and energetic culture with smart outfits and sport shoes
  • Professional lab and latest technology to actualize your creative ideas
  • 5-day work week 
  • Prime location with good public transport network
  • Dental benefit
  • Medical benefits from Day-1 with extended coverage to dependent(s)
  • Professional training and career advancement opportunities


Apply now if you’re ready to take the challenge!  Do not miss this opportunity to join us to Create Value and “MAKE SMART SMARTER”!  


HKPC will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.  The successful candidate will be employed on a fixed-term contract basis, which is renewable subject to appointee’s performance and the Council’s development needs.


Applicants are welcome to submit application at the HKPC e-Recruitment System ( in 1 week from the posting date.  Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.  


Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by HKPC within 12 months.