F&E Gruppenleiter, Bau Farben & Beschichtung, Zürich

Aug 23, 2017
Sep 22, 2017
Arthur Mills
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Full Time

This is an exciting challenge to step into the role of R&D Team Leader which has opened up as a result of internal promotion. You will be joining a business that really values staff retention and works on developing employee satisfaction and happiness, so they continually offer progression routes, a goal-oriented career path and continuous training & development courses which gives the chance to continually grow, learn and develop within the business in the long-term future.

This position as R&D Team Leader has responsibility for all customer focused development projects in addition to overseeing some research projects as well, so there will be the opportunity to develop more market-oriented experience whilst still keeping up to date with new technologies in the industry. In addition to R&D activities, you will also be responsible for quality & safety processes, ensuring that product quality is maintained and ensuring health & safety standards are enforced in the laboratory, meaning there is opportunity to broaden your skillset.

Company Profile:

  • Manufacturer of Paints & Coatings for the construction industry
  • European wide business with with R&D and Production facilities across Western Europe
  • Focused on developing high-quality coatings systems with a focus on corrosion protection


  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry (Chemieingenieur or Lackingenieur)
  • 5+ years experience in Research & Development with a focus on R&D Project Management
  • Hands-on experience in formulations development of waterborne 2k coating systems
  • Languages: German at B2-C2 level required for daily use; comfort in English speaking preferred

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please send an up-to-date version of your Lebenslauf/CV to a.mills@nonstop-chemical.com. Or you can call NonStop Chemical and speak to Arthur Mills in Germany +49 892 109 3363 or Switzerland +41 43 508 0817.

Arthur is the headhunter & recruiter specialising in Research and Development opportunities in the Paints, Coatings & Printing Inks industries across Germany, Austria & Switzerland. He offers positions at all seniorities and typically recruits for the following positions: Lacklaborant/Lacktechniker/Lackingenieur, R&D Group Leader, R&D Laboratory Manager, R&D Director. If you are a professional in this market and are looking for alternative employment opportunities then please contact him for a confidential discussion. Elsewise, if you are looking to hire professionals in this field for your company then you can contact him for a private consultation.

NonStop Chemical is the specialist agency for recruitment in the Chemicals, Agrochemicals and Cosmetics Industries across Europe. Having developed a reputation as one of the leading recruitment companies in the Chemicals industry since 2008 we offer clients and candidates an industry leading service (verified by APSCo) and expert market specific knowledge. We work an a specialist basis and have consultants covering the following areas: Research & Development, Technical Sales, REACh, Regulatory Affairs, Toxicology, Ecotoxicoloy, EHS, Geo-Technical, Geo-Environmental, Contaminated Land, Air Quality, Acoustics and Procurement.

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