Product Development Chemist
Nine Twenty Engineering & Manufacturing is excited to partner with our values driven manufacturing client in their search for a talented Product Development Chemist to join their team on a permanent basis.
As a Product Development Chemist, you will work closely with the Product Development Manager, contributing your technical expertise and support across various functions.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Collaborating with sales personnel to identify upcoming product development ventures.
- Orchestrating and supervising plant trials with appropriate staffing levels.
- Coordinating with Continuous Improvement and Manufacturing teams to ensure smooth product scale-up.
- Offering technical guidance to sales, customer services, and manufacturing departments.
- Staying updated on changes in raw materials, both in terms of performance and compliance with regulations.
- Supervising junior staff to ensure efficient project management.
- Ensuring thorough specifications for new and existing products and processes.
- Cultivating strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to align business objectives and drive quality enhancement.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Degree qualified in Chemistry or a related technical field.
- Previous experience in a chemistry-oriented role, preferably within manufacturing.
- Proficiency in product quality standards and continuous improvement methodologies.
- Excellent problem-solving abilities and strong decision-making skills.
- Capacity to handle pressure and navigate setbacks effectively.
What We Offer:
- Competitive salary package.
- Supportive and inclusive working environment.
- Dayshift schedule with a 34.5-hour workweek.
- Generous holiday allowance, including a 2-week closure during Christmas.
- Opportunities for career advancement and professional growth.
Interested candidates can apply directly or reach out to Caroline Strachan:
Phone: 07825 450 978