Head of Technical

Dovetail Recruitment Ltd
£55000/annum + bonus + 23 days holiday + parking
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Technical, Bournemouth, Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm, C£55,000, + bonus + 23 days holiday + excellent other benefits

We are currently working with a very successful and growing company in the Bournemouth area to recruit for a new Head of Technical to join the team.

Head of Technical will be responsible for successful delivery of New Product Development projects while overseeing the technical team and maintaining regular contact with clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Be the technical leader who is responsible for a specific product range within the business
• Main point of contact for all technical enquiries from customers
• Give directions to factory compliance teams
• Ensure quality control by leading the quality inspectors
• Drive technical new product development and help to deliver innovative products and ideas by working with customers, commercial and product teams
• Product performance testing
• Develop the skills and capabuilities of your technical team
• Communicate with a remote team overseas and travel 2-3 times per year to manage them
• Attend board meetings when covering for absence and leave of the Group Technical Director
• Escort customers to visit factories

Knowledge and Experience:

• Degree in Chemistry or related or relevant technical experience
• Experience with customer facing manufacturing position desirable
• Proven experience in product technical sign off and quality control
• High level attention to detail
• Leadership skills

This role would suit candidates who have a degree in a relevant subject or who are currently working in a similar position such as Technical Manager, Manufacturing Assistant, Technical Product Manager or Technical Developer.

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