R&D Project Manager, UV Adhesives, Lucerne, CHF80-90k

Aug 23, 2017
Sep 22, 2017
Arthur Mills
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My client are an adhesives & sealants company operating in one most exciting fields of chemistry in the industry right now. Having recently developed 2 new key technologies in their UV adhesives portfolio they are now setting up several new research projects which are set to run for the next 3-5 years, so it's a great time to join the company if you are looking for a challenging and rewarding R&D project to work on because you will be in charge of it's success.

The company you will be joining are part of a group of businesses which specialise in developing adhesive systems for a range of industrial applications including food packaging, automotive parts and construction. Having had significant success over the last 2 years they are currently searching for a new R&D project manager to join their team to help them develop the next generation of adhesives systems.

Your role will be mainly research focused (70-80%) when you join, but over the next 2-3 years you will also be involved in customer focused development projects which allow you to get exposure to new technologies whilst getting a better understanding of the market. The company want to take a motivated candidate who is looking to build a long-term career, because they want this person to grow into a Team Leader position in the next 3 years, so it's a fantastic opportunity to develop within a growing business in the mid-long term future.


  • Bachelors or Masters in Chemistry
  • 3-5 years experience in formulations development of UV adhesives
  • Proven project management capabilities
  • Languages: German at a B2-C2 level essential; English at a conversational level 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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