Global Manager, R&D

40,000 - 60,000
19 Nov 2018
17 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Global Manager, R&D

An industry leading company, produce, develop and distribute active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and distribute products all over the world to pharmaceutical producers. They have an extensive portfolio of their own-produced and purchased APIs. The components they sell can be analysed in their laboratory and provided with appropriate documentation. Besides selling APIs they also offer the possibility of support in analysing the ingredients and any other necessary support needed.

They are a rapidly expanding company with a dynamic environment and the Research and Development Department is responsible for the translation between external developments and internal innovation, in which technology and commerce are also combined.


* Responsible for the entire R&D department, monitor the R&D budget, and have complete overview of all R&D projects
* Recruits new projects and prepares offers in consultation with the Sales department
* Is responsible for carrying out feasibility studies of projects
* Makes the translation from technology to commerce with regard to the creation and calculation of timelines and quotations.
* Is responsible for the safety of the different working environments of R & D
* Provides the progress report of the department and communicates this to the management and its own team and customers
* Ensures a good and complete transfer of projects to the production department
* Solves problems regarding R & D projects and production processes
* Communicates, influences and motivates experts from different disciplines in product development; (R & D, RA, Production, QA and QC)


* University Education or Equivalent in Chemistry
* Experience in related field of API/Chemical production
* Strong written and verbal English communication skills


* Salary ranging between €60,000 - €80,000, depending on candidate experience
* Great atmosphere within a vibrant international team
* A modern and creative working environment


Apply here if you are interested in this opportunity or if you would like a confidential discussion about your career opportunities please contact: or phone +44203758831