Product Development Team Leader (NPD) - Medical Devices/FMCG

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Scientific

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jasdeep Panesar

  • Contact email:

    Jasdeep.Panesar@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/544855

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-01

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Product Development Team Leader (NPD) - Medical Devices/FMCG

Are you looking for a challenging, and worthwhile career opportunity where your contributions will help to accelerate healthcare technology and make a difference in people's lives?

A new opportunity for a Product Development Team Leader has become available to join a dynamic and innovative company that operates in the medical device industry.

You will be responsible for leading projects for the development of new products and changes to existing products within budget and on time.

The Role:

* Provide scientific leadership and oversight to a team of cross-functional product development scientists to deliver pipeline launch projects for the Science and Innovation Team
* You will have the responsibility of managing multiple projects; this will involve developing formulations of varying complexities in response to company objectives
* Provide technical support to ensure key documentation and deliverables are in place to allow progression of NPD projects through the stage gate development process.
* Liaise and collaborate with internal management team where appropriate to ensure continual pipeline drive through Stage-Gate process

The Candidate:

* We are interested in speaking to individuals who have experience in formulation science within relevant sectors such as Medical devices, Biocides, Pharmaceutical or Cosmetics.
* You will have a strong background and experience in developing and delivering products to market within a commercially focused environment.
* You will have experience of team leadership and also developing staff

There are opportunities to develop and to take on more responsibility. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone seeking the next step in their career within the formulation sector, in a high profile environment.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.