Mantell Associates is collaborating with a top-performing company to recruit a Director of R&D to join the leadership team.
Responsibilities of Director R&D:
Ensure R&D activities align with company objectives and policies by adhering to corporate development guidelines
Train, lead, and develop the team to implement development methodologies and enhance the performance and robustness of manufacturing processes
Ensure that the processes can be transferred to in-house and other production sites, meeting the expectations of recipient teams
Prepare data to create production and QC documentation, plan production, and select suitable equipment for projects
Offer scientific and technical support for production issues, including problem analysis, laboratory testing, and solution implementation
Be a significant member of the business's leadership team
Requirements for Director R&D:
Possess at least an MSc. qualification
Exhibit proven leadership experience in R&D
Have experience in people management, including leading, developing, and coaching team members
Demonstrate exceptional leadership skills
Prove the ability to build trust and influence at all levels, promoting collaboration
Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to address issues, design solutions, and apply critical thinking, analytical skills, and best practices
Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.