Función del empleo: Research & Innovation

Tipo de puesto: Fix Term

Tipo de empleo: Full - Time

Localización: Shanghai

País: China

Key Responsibilities:

Partnership with Hair Métier

  • Conduct PRIMARY RESEARCH that informs innovation decisions related to rising trends and white spaces, understanding consumer behavior, new innovation research, color, packaging and other related topics.

  • Explore STRATEGIC WHITE SPACES topics to define the innovation strategy and projects

  • TRANSFORM the insights into innovation ideas and further facilitate insights into prototype development

  • INFLUENCE to ensure consumer centric project roadmap

Act as core CMI player for Scalp Care application domain

  • Conduct strategic analysis through synthesizing Market insights, Consumer insights and Trends on scalp care to identify major innovation opportunities;

     

  • Feed critical consumer insights into the domain roadmap, jointly define domain key stakes and key projects based on consumer insights

     

  • Propose and form domain CMI research plan, collaborate across central/hub CMI team to realize the plan

  • Partnering domain major innovation projects, provide insight support for tech & product development

Manage Tools and Drive Consumer-centric Competence

  • MANAGE and DEVELOP THE CMI TOOLS, including Online Community & Transformation Toolbox

  • ENGAGE & IMMERSE R&I colleagues with consumer centricity through regular Consumer Events & Connects

  • Partner with and maintains relationship with EXTERNAL AGENCIES and develop the best practices

  • Collaborate with Central CMI, Asia CMI, DI and CCO team as integrated team

Key Skills Required:

  • Can understand, develop and execute research plans effectively and independently

  • Ability to generate and deploy insights

  • Can identify and influence strategic decisions through fact-based analysis.

  • Advanced analytical skills to solve complex business challenges and create/recommend appropriate business action.

  • Solid knowledge management skills

  • Excellent project management skills necessary to manage several projects at a time.

  • Good communication skill

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.  Master’s degree a plus.

  • 8+ years of relevant experience  (10+ years if Sr. Manager)

  • Has a genuine interest & curiosity in understanding technology & science, with a progressive mindset wish to improve and invent new product solutions that delivers added value

  • Experience of insights work in FMCG is preferred

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