Exciting role for a Development Chemist to develop new and innovative products for the construction industry such as industrial coatings and specialist screeds. Working for a leading UK manufacturer, you will enhance existing products, focusing on performance and environmental impact, and formulate new systems. The role involves running the quality control department and working closely with the factory.
Key Tasks And Responsibilities
Delivery of new products and projects
Identifying and sourcing new, environmentally friendly raw materials
Ensuring new products meet market requirements and standards
Working closely with all other key departments to maintain existing product range and bring new products to the market e.g. Marketing, Product Management, Quality Dept, Operations, Sales, Applications & Technical Teams.
Work in accordance with Health and Safety policies, product safety regulations and quality systems (e.g. ISO9001) of both the business and the R&D department.
Experience in Chemistry working specifically with Polymers and Epoxy & Polyurethane Resins
Experience of project management and progression of projects within cross-functional teams according to agreed time lines.
Time management- ability to multi task, plan and coordinate multiple ongoing product developments. Excellent communicator
Self-motivated, resilient, and self-reliant
Experienced report writer, competent in handling complex data, delivering reports and presentations.
Positive team contributor who can develop strong working relationships with all colleagues.
Innovative thinker and problem solver.
In return our client is offering a competitive salary, pension and benefits.