Head of Applications Technology, Global Coatings Company, Bonn

Location
Bonn (53177)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Jun 18, 2017
Closes
Jul 18, 2017
Ref
AM153159.13
Contact
Arthur Mills
Jobseeker Type
Professional
Organization Type
Corporate
Contract Type
Employee
Hours
Full Time

This is new opportunity to step into the position of Head of Applications Technology focused around the Coatings and Inks markets. You will be the key contact for the Applications Technology Department and will be leading the team which includes 15 Applications Specialists spread across Europe with responsibility for managing all new and ongoing development projects and developing and maintaining customer relationships.

The company you will be joining are a manufacturer, developer and distributor of finished Coating Systems with over 1,000 staff at their German headquarters located in the Bonn area. With almost 5,000 staff worldwide, they are a large multinational organisation with extensive opportunities for future development and hierarchical progression in the future.

Your responsibility will mainly focus around all customers based in Germany and Russia, and you will be the middle-point between R&D and Sales, providing customer support, technical consultation and providing feedback to R&D and Sales departments on new leads and new development projects, so you'll be working cross-functionally and gaining further exposure to all core business areas.

Requirements:

  • Academic Degree in Chemistry
  • At least 5 years experience in Applications Development or Technical Service
  • Proven technical knowledge of Coating Systems
  • Management experience of a team of at least 5 people
  • Fluent German & Russian languages

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.

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