Mantell Associates is currently partnered with a market leading organisation on their search for a Director of R&D to be part of the leadership team.
Director R&D - Responsibilities:
Align R&D activities with company goals and policies, following corporate development guidelines
Lead, train, and develop the team to deploy development methodologies and enhance manufacturing processes' performance and robustness
Ensure the transferability of processes to in-house and other production sites, meeting the expectations of recipient teams
Deliver data to prepare production and QC documentation, plan production, and select compatible equipment for projects
Provide scientific and technical support for production issues, including problem analysis, laboratory testing, and solution implementation
Be a key member of the business's leadership team
Director R&D - Requirements:
Hold a minimum of an MSc. qualification
Demonstrate proven leadership experience in R&D
Possess experience in people management, including leading, developing, and coaching team members
Exhibit exceptional leadership skills
Prove the ability to gain trust and influence at all levels, promoting collaboration
Proactively engage 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.