Creative Design Manager

Job Description


The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under five Technology Divisions: AI and Big Data Analytics; Communications; Cybersecurity, Cryptography and Trusted Technologies; Integrated Circuits and Systems; and IoT and Sensors. It is applied across five core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing, Digital Health, and Application Specific Integrated Circuits.

Over the years, ASTRI has nurtured a pool of research, I&T talents and received numerous international awards for its pioneering innovations as well as outstanding business and community contributions. To date, ASTRI has transferred over 800 technologies to the industries and been granted more than 900 patents in the Mainland, the US, and other countries.

To support our constant endeavour to position Hong Kong as a world-class smart city and an international hub of innovation and technology, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the Marketing teams on material production, including but not limited to graphic design, illustration, video & footage production plus editing, animation and photo-shooting in compliance with the brand guideline
  • Develop creative concepts and productions for marketing purposes, from content ideas, graphics design, to multimedia solutions and video animation;
  • Independently handle event materials and production
  • Take the initiative to improve the design quality of existing marketing materials; a regular view on all marketing materials to ensure a proper brand guideline application
  • Collaborate with suppliers and vendors to ensure quality and production specification
  • Assist in ad hoc assignments as required


  • Diploma or above in related discipline
  • 10 years and above work experience
  • Proficient skills and knowledge in multimedia technology (e.g. use of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, After Effects, Premiere, etc.)
  • Good command of written English
  • Excellent graphic sense, creative mindset and sensitivity to multimedia trends
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • A positive, energetic, and open-minded personality
  • A responsible, detail-oriented, and self-motivated attitude
  • Ability to work both independently and closely with the teams under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Lives ASTRI values


The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary and performance-linked variable pay. Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, insurance coverage and contribution to MPF. The incumbent will normally work a five-day week.

Interested candidates, please send an application (quoting Ref. No.) with a detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

Position offer is subject to the applicant’s experience and academic qualification. The application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

ASTRI is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used exclusively for recruitment only.