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New Venture Leader

Location: 

Shanghai, SH, CN

Company:  Goodyear

Location: CN - Shanghai   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Shaira Per Bautista  
Sponsorship Available:  No
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

Responsibilities:

  • Scout new tech, new business model to support customer satisfaction and business development.
  • Seeks out new opportunities for innovation by integrating across departments and interacting with external organizations.
  • Develop profit models with potential global application to meet New Ventures objectives. 
  • Expert on project planning initiating and deploying process. Leads project teams in developing project plans to deliver to project objectives. Projects may be cross-functional, cross divisional, and global.
  • Identifies potential problems before they occur and proposes appropriate mitigation solutions. Prioritizes objectives and strategies that best deliver to the business needs.
  • Able to plan, lead, and effectively manage global meetings at the work group level and give clear, concise recommendations on next steps.

 

Requirements:

  • 7-10 years of experience in a manufacturing company in the area of engineering, product development &/or marketing or alternative experience working in a research/innovation related field in private, public or government sector.
  • Project management experience.
  • Prior work & interaction with third parties (ref. external contacts mentioned above) as related to technology or process development.
  • Demonstrated experience in the commercialization of new products, processes & services is critical.
  • Leadership skills to lead cross-functional teams of a technical nature are essential.
  • Ability to envision breakthrough, disruption & new market space is essential to reach an improved future state.
  • Working knowledge of data collection, analysis & benchmarking techniques.
  • Preference for the abstract, imaginative, conceptual & theoretical is a plus.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate

 


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