Job title: Director for Product Technology and Innovation
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: FMCG Fast moving Consumer Goods
Expertise: Engineering Supply Chain Management
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Bangkok
Job published: 2023-01-16
Job ID: 32417
Contact name: Rushit Shah
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Job Description

Alcott Global is partnering with a global FMCG to look for its Head of Product Technology and Innovation (Director level) to be based in Thailand. 



  • The Head of Product Technology and Innovations is responsible for leading the New Product Development and implementation of innovative technologies and manufacturing processes within a global food company. This includes researching and evaluating new technologies and materials, collaborating with cross-functional teams to implement new products and processes, and managing budgets and resources.
  • The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the food industry and a track record of driving product development. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of new technologies and materials including researching and evaluating market trends and potential partners
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including sales, marketing, and R&D, to bring new products and processes to market
  • Manage budgets and resources for product development and innovation projects
  • Identify and evaluate potential partnerships and collaborations to drive product innovation
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key industry partners and suppliers
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and developments, and identify potential opportunities for growth and innovation


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, packaging science, or a related field
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in FMCG with a focus on product development and engineering innovation
  • Strong leadership skills and experience managing cross-functional teams
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to think strategically and identify new opportunities for growth
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment