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Senior R&D Manager based at East Africa
Date Posted :12-08-2019 05:38:07
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Contact Name : Pooja Raval
The Post Applied For : Senior R&D Manager based at East Africa
City : Kenya
State :
Country : Africa
Requirement Type : International
Functional Areas : R&D
Industry : FMCG
Level : Middle
Qualification : B.Sc Chemistry, M.Sc Chemistry, B.E Chemical
Job Responsibilities :
Key Accountabilities/Deliverables: • Lead key product development (Existing & New) projects to support the Company’s business goals. • Actively participate in improving the R&D function by pursuing opportunities to develop the team's strategies, organization, personnel, and execution of business initiatives. Organizational Development: • Ensure team members have updated job descriptions and guide them on the work delivery based on these job descriptions and encourage the team to participate in and carry out trainings. • Provide leadership in growing the R&D teams through recruiting top talent, managing and mentoring the team to provide continuous learning and growth. Product Development Leadership: • Use creative abilities and research methods to improve existing products. • Based on industry trends, develop new products to meet the needs of the company’s target market. • Deliver new products on schedule and within specification. Work with leadership team members and production teams to improve time to market by reducing product development life cycle and improving the product development process. • Develop and measure appropriate physical parameters of product based on research and submit sample for testing. • Develop and issue formula to costing for pricing; evaluate current product formulations for optimal usage of raw ingredients; consider potential reformulations of ingredients and/or ingredient substitutions. • Work closely with the marketing Dept. to engage research companies for product feedback for the purposes of product improvements and acceptability of NPD trials.
Candidate Profile :
• Master’s Degree & at least 5 years of R & D experience in FMCG products (Oils & Soaps) • Successful track record of developing new product innovations, including revamping and product life cycle management.
Other Skills Required :
• Proficient in all phases of the company’s products development including design, implementation, verification, validation, and manufacturing. • Excellent Project management skills. • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills. • Familiarity with ISO Certification requirements. • Creative mind to think outside the box. • Great problem solving skills. • Ability to translate Product Requirements into Technical Requirements.
Age :
Experience : 10 Year
Other Skills Required :
• Proficient in all phases of the company’s products development including design, implementation, verification, validation, and manufacturing. • Excellent Project management skills. • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills. • Familiarity with ISO Certification requirements. • Creative mind to think outside the box. • Great problem solving skills. • Ability to translate Product Requirements into Technical Requirements.
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