- Senior leadership role in Qingdao, China, looking to return home?
- Here is your opportunity to drive the strategic vision and deliver excellence
At Fisher & Paykel Technologies we've set ourselves a bold purpose. To not only embrace the exponentially accelerating world but to become the global leaders in "Accelerating the future, to improve people's lives".
At the heart of the Fisher & Paykel story are people looking for the innovation that changes the everyday into something out of the ordinary. Now is an exciting time to be at Fisher and Paykel Technologies as you'll have the opportunity to join a growing global team, working alongside high-performing individuals who are passionate about Technology and Innovation.
As Chief Engineer you will be responsible for your line of business from bringing substantial and proven expertise from a global perspective, to drive both the short-term and long-term product roadmaps, from concept through to delivery, delivering commercial insights and managing customer expectations.
We envisage, that you will have gained your experience from a similarly innovative and forward-thinking engineering environment, ideally within the appliances industry where you will have run large scale programmes or portfolios.
Your entrepreneurial spirit and an innovative approach underpin your ability to lead robust key conversations with customer to drive successful outcomes.
What will you actually be doing?
This is a unique opportunity where you are the line of business owner taking the product from pre-development to launch. You will do this through leading, driving and directing all project business operations and connecting relevant business units. Naturally, you have the proven ability to deliver customer centric projects on time and on budget within the appropriate scope. You are also able to communicate with a multitude of stakeholders in a way that ensures that everyone is respectfully listened to and customers’ expectations are exceeded. Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer you will also provide project updates to senior management that include financial analysis to ensure your projects remain profitable.
You have a degree and substantial relevant engineering design, project management and product management experience, across multiple sectors, with high volume manufacturing, being one of those!
Naturally, you have an analytical and commercial brain with a high level of awareness of what the customer wants, you also have the ability to respectfully challenge where necessary. Your strong sense of ownership, and ability to drive results will from the factory floor, upward.
If you believe you have what it takes to embrace our new world of exponential change, commercial acumen, a positive, innovative, and customer-led mindset, with the ability to challenge the norm, we’d LOVE to hear from you!
Please note: you must apply for this role with a resume/CV in English!