R&D Manager, International Metal Coatings Company, Zürich

Location
Zürich
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Sep 27, 2016
Closes
Oct 27, 2016
Ref
AM143425.5
Contact
Arthur Mills
Jobseeker Type
Professional
Organization Type
Corporate
Contract Type
Employee
Hours
Full Time

R&D Manager, International Metal Coatings Company, Zürich


Working as part of a well-established family owned company that develop solvent-based coatings systems for the marine, coil & can, industrial and machinery markets, it will be your responsibility to manage their diverse R&D team of 15 people from countries across Europe and ensure that their technical development projects run smoothly.

Having been in operation since the 1920s the company are very well established in the market and are well known in the market as a high-quality manufacturer of solvent-based coatings systems for metal substrates, so they are regularly approached by customers to develop new coatings and custom formulations for their requirements, ensuring they have a consistent project pipeline for you to manage.

With multi-functional responsibility for line/disciplinary management, up-scaling and troubleshooting you will have control over R&D, Technical Service and Production, allowing you to manage the whole technical area of the business which means you can create very smooth processes throughout the development cycle.

Requirements:

  • At least 6 years experience in Research & Development
  • Hands-on experience formulating solvent-based coatings for metal substrates
  • Practical Training as Lacklaborant / Academic Degree in Chemistry
  • Proven experience managing teams of at least 5 people
  • Fluent German with a good level of English

For a confidential discussion about this position or other opportunities in Research & Development send an up to date Microsoft Word version of your CV to Arthur Mills at NonStop Chemical on a.mills@nonstop-chemical.com or call me in Germany on +49 892 109 3363 or in Switzerland on +41 43 508 0817.

I am the specialist consultant for Research and Development in the Paints & Coatings Industry. I offer positions at seniorities from Associate through to Director level for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. If you are a Coatings Professional in R&D and are looking for new opportunities then feel free contact me for a confidential discussion. Elsewise, if you are looking to hire these professionals for your company then contact me for a free consultation.

NonStop Chemical is the specialist agency for recruitment in the Chemicals, Agrochemicals and Cosmetics Industries across Europe. Having forged our reputation in REACh Regulatory Affairs over the last 8 years we offer clients and candidates industry leading service (verified by APSCo) and expert knowledge. We have individual consultants specialising in R&D, Sales, REACh, Regulatory Affairs, EHS, Geotechnical, Geo-Environmental, Remediation, Contaminated Land, Ecology, Air Quality, Acoustics and Supply Chain.

NonStop Chemical is the specialist agency for recruitment in the Chemicals, Agrochemicals and Cosmetics Industries across Europe. Having forged our reputation in REACh Regulatory Affairs over the last 7 years we offer clients and candidates industry leading service levels (verified by APSCo) and expert knowledge. We have individual consultants specialising in R&D, Sales, REACh, Regulatory Affairs, EHS, Geotechnical, Geo-Environmental, Remediation, Contaminated Land, Ecology, Air Quality, Acoustics and Supply Chain.

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