Manager, R&D Product Metallurgy

Tata Steel
£40000 - £50000/annum Benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As a result of this exciting new venture, we are currently recruiting within our Research & Development (R&D) function to support the NSIC. We are looking to recruit a Knowledge Group Leader within the Product Metallurgy field to manage on a day to day basis the resources of the Product Metallurgy Knowledge Group and to ensure the effective contribution of the group to achieving the agreed research programmes and departmental plan.

Working under the general direction of the Department Manager, Material Design, you will manage and co-ordinates the activities of the employees of the Advanced Coatings Knowledge Group (which comprises principal and senior researchers, graduates and technical support staff) located at Technology Centres in Coventry (at Warwick University) and Swansea. The incumbent of the role will be responsible for maintaining and developing the knowledge and output of the group to the required standards.

You will be required to lead/participate in research projects and will need to apply a wide business perspective in addition to proven technical judgement, expertise, knowledge and leadership skills. The role involves direct contact with internal/external customers and suppliers, including external research organisations