Senior Manager, IP Management and Technology Commercialisation

New Industrialisation Division

Ref: NID246/24, 9697


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

  • Lead and manage the entire process of IP realisation and technology commercialisation, including intellectual property (IP) ideation, patent application, technology promotion, identification of potential licensing agents, and monitoring appointed licensing agents for ensuring effective commercialisation.
  • Provide guidance and support to internal teams on IP management and technology commercialisation, with solid evaluation and recommendation to new inventions.
  • Connect with external patent offices and related organisations to ensure the quality and effectiveness of patent applications.
  • Support internal staff in continuous innovation knowledge upgrade and awareness of global and local IP law and protection.
  • Perform any other ad hoc tasks as assigned.
  • Occasionally travel outside of Hong Kong may be required.


You will be a good fit if you have/ are

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, Technology, or related disciplines.
  • Relevant working experience in technology commercialisation, including IP management (in-house experience is preferred) and experience with licensees & agents' engagement.
  • Good connection with HK and PRC patent offices, commercialisation partners and industry partners are preferred
  • Preference will be given to those who have passed the Qualification Examination for Patent Attorneys
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Proven negotiation and deal-closing skills to facilitate successful project closures, Good analytical, writing, presentation, interpersonal and communication skills are essential
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior management, internal and external partners regarding IP and licensing matters.  


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


What we offer and What you’ll like here:

  • Exciting new technology development (e.g. IoT, 5G, LoRA, AI etc.) to actualize your creative ideas
  • Opportunities to work with our innovative and vibrant talents
  • Embracing work flexibility (including Flexi-work hour)
  • Dynamic and energetic culture with smart outfits and sport shoes
  • Academic training scholarship to take your career up a notch 
  • MPF Top-up and dental benefit
  • Medical benefits from Day-1 with extended coverage to dependent(s)


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 position when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered. 


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.