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Project Manager (Ref. No.: HKRITA-PM-02/19)HK Research Institute of Textiles & Apparel Ltd
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  • Salary negotiable
  • Posted on 30 Mar 2019
Project Manager (Ref. No.: HKRITA-PM-02/19)HK Research Institute of Textiles & Apparel Ltd
Job Highlights
  • Perform R&D functions
  • Play a key role in R&D publicity events
  • 5 or more years of relevant work experience
Job Description

Reporting to the Director, Research and Development, the appointee will be required to:

  • perform R&D functions including project design and solicitation, proposal writing, development of business plans, IP and information management, etc.;
  • supervise a team of project officers and monitor subordinates’ work;
  • vet the applications for funding of R&D projects;
  • monitor on-going R&D projects, including technical and financial aspects and other project administrative tasks such as preparing project updates and reports;
  • work closely with R&D researchers and personnel; coordinate with local and overseas universities, research institutions and business partners and handle enquiries in a professional manner;
  • play a key role in R&D publicity events or programmes organized by HKRITA;
  • prioritize tasks based on their functions and importance; and
  • perform any other duties as assigned.


  • A recognized degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Textile Technology or a related discipline, preference will be given to those with a doctoral degree;
  • 5 or more years of relevant work experience in R&D, project design, textile or fashion related industry, preferably with background knowledge of artificial intelligence or information technology/computer science;
  • Highly-organized and capable of working under pressure with multi-task assignments;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; and
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English and Chinese, with a good command of Putonghua being an advantage.

Applicants with lower qualification / less experience may be considered for the position of Project Officer.

Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application. Salary offered will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. An initial 2-year contract will be offered to the successful candidate of the post. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants are invited to send detailed curriculum vitae in strict confidence to Human Resources Manager, HKRITA, R906-08, Shirley Chan Building, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon. (by clicking "Apply Now"). Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. HKRITA reserves the right to consider late applications and nominations, and to fill or not to fill the position. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purpose. Please mark “PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL” and quote the position applied for and its reference number on the envelope.

Additional Information
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Five-day work week, Medical insurance
Company Website
Company details

We are The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA).  

We are established with funding from the Innovation and Technology Commission of the HKSAR Government and a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

We work with Industry to invent, innovate, and create new solutions that make our industries better and benefit our society.  

We are a young, energetic team that delights in bringing together researchers and industry partners.

We thrive on challenges.  We are excited by new possibilities.  We love to create new and better products, machines, and solutions. Applications are now invited for the following position.