Snr Project Leader- Coatings - Inks - Perm - Mancs - £35k-£40k

Recruiter
Cranleigh Scientific
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum Excellent company benefits
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Research Scientist - Functional Coatings - Formulation - Chemistry - Perm - Oldham - £35k-£40k + Excellent Company Benefits

An international speciality chemicals company are currently seeking a Research Scientist to join their state of the art facility in Manchester. You will provide scientific expertise and understanding to manage projects related to the research and development of Functional Coatings with a primary focus to the packaging industry.

Key Duties:
* Manage technical projects, and coordinate the work with other scientists and business functions around the Group, in order to define and fulfil existing and potential market needs.
* Identifying emerging trends in a variety of different industries by maintaining contacts with customers, universities and research institutions.
* Contribute to the development of new and existing Function Coating formulations to remain market leaders in the packaging industry.
* To supervise technical staff when working on specific projects if required.

Requirements
* To be considered for this opportunity you will need to possess a degree level qualification in Chemistry (or related subject) and must possess a fundamental understanding and practical experience of formulating coatings/resin based products.
* A broad understanding of formulating principles.
* Strong project management skills.
* Good communication and organisational skills.

Salary £35k-£40k + Excellent company benefits