New Product Development Manager

Salary Competitive


New Product Development Manager

Location – East Sussex


Our client is a market leader in electron microscopy products and is now seeking a New Product Development Manager to oversee new product development across their range.


The role will involve the management of 5 technical staff as well as external contractors.


Responsibilities will include:


  • Identification of opportunities for new product development
  • Interpret commercial requirements and deliver on technical specifications
  • Drive continued development of product range
  • Recruit, train and coach technical team to deliver on project deadlines
  • Ensure quality compliance and adherence to industry standards
  • Resource management, budgeting forecasts and operational planning






The role will require occasional travel both locally and overseas (approximately 10% travel)


Suitable applicants must have:


  • Proven experience in the development of Scientific equipment
  • Experience with the design of vacuum equipment
  • Experience with electron microscopes and familiarity with sample preparation methodologies (coating, critical point drying, cryo)
  • Track record of leading a small engineering team to deliver on project deadlines
  • Strong analytical and computer skills – CAD software and Solidworks
  • Educated to degree level in an Engineering, Physics or related discipline
  • Excellent communication and strong leadership skills








In return, my client offers a permanent opportunity with a competitive salary and benefits.


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