At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.
We are looking for experienced Development Manager. Main responsibilities of this role include to plan and manage the work of Research and Development and provide technical support to internal and external customers. If you have experience in the area of polymer synthesis and/or coating applications, apply and join our team.
Ensures the safe operation and productivity of the Radcure NA Development team, and its compliance of all Federal, local and company environmental and safety regulations
As a member of various Radcure Development Committees, assess and challenge in depth the technical and commercial viability of ideas
Allocates resources across Radcure segments in line with growth prioritization and ensures delivery "on time in full"
Ensures a healthy balance of risk and potential in the NA development project portfolio and balances business growth with cost savings initiatives for raw material and process improvements
Develops the skills and competences of the NA Radcure technical community and motivates the team to get results
Establishes new, and grows existing technical competencies of the NA Radcure organization to remain at the forefront of Radcure coatings & inks development
Supervises the NA Radcure technical team including setting of objectives and driving achievement of performance objectives
Contributes actively in the development of regional business strategy
Represents the organization in meetings with technical decision makers at strategic/key customers, academic and business forums and conferences
Required skills and experience
At least 5 years management experience in a technical department
Profound technical knowledge of the coatings industry
Knowledge of material science is a plus (e.g. composites, rubber, thermoplastics, thermosets, batteries, photovoltaics)
PhD degree in a science discipline, preferably in Polymeric or Organic Chemistry
We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.
Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.
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