Research and Development Manager

Quality Start
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10 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
R&D Product Development Manager – Somerset This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is currently working in research and development (R&D), with experience in formulation, method development and validation to join a growing pharmaceutical company based in Somerset . Your role as a Product Development Manager will involve managing new product development projects from initial enquiry through to full scale up and production supervising a small team of chemists and technicians to deliver innovative products that meet customer’s needs. The role covers the management of all formulation and technical aspects of product development and relationships with key clients and projects. Other duties and responsibilities include: Developing innovative products to meet customer and marketing brief to an agreed critical path and ensuring compliance with customer technical policies and regulatory requirements. Investigating new raw materials and formulae on market through to managing a team to ensure samples are accurately made and appropriately presented. Liaison work with other departments – sales, manufacturing, production, origination and maintaining key relationships with both customer and supplier technical contacts. Project management. This is full time permanent job opportunity. Skills: To apply for the R&D Product Development Manager role you will have: Extensive experience in product development including formulation development environment ideally covering aerosol products but flexible. S cale up and validation of R&D projects into manufacturing and production and accurate transfer into quality systems. Managing projects and working closely with customers. How to Apply: To apply for this one off opportunity, please send a word copy of your CV to me now by clicking on the Apply button or call me for a confidential chat. My contact details are: Miss Rashida Khan 0113 225 1547 If this sounds like the role for you or a colleague then please don’t hesitate to contact us. Quality Start will offer £300 to anyone who successfully recommends a candidate who is subsequently employed by our client. We also have many incentive schemes for referring contractors/temp staff so please contact us with the referral and we can provide you with more information. For a list of our current vacancies, please visit If you do not hear from Quality Start within 2 weeks your CV has not been short listed for this role. Quality Start are acting as a specialist recruitment consultancy for this role. This job was originally posted as