R&D Manager - Microbiology

Industry Sector Biotechnology
Location UK, North West
Salary Competitive


R&D Manager - Microbiology

Location: North West

Our client is a manufacturer and supplier of Microbiological and diagnostic products to the clinical and scientific sector. A new opportunity has become available for an experienced R&D manager to join the company and oversee 2 core R&D areas of Antibiotic Sensitivity and Pharmaceutical Services.

The role:

Reporting to the Managing Director you will directly manage 2 distinct teams within R&D; Antibiotic Sensitivity Testing and Pharmaceutical Services. As the R&D Manager you will be responsible for:

·         Overall management of the 2 R&D areas within the business

·         Manage delivery of projects for each R&D area in line with commercial, technical and regulatory requirements

·         Drive and promote high quality, reliable, accurate and cost effective diagnostic products

·         Identify new products and product developments opportunities

·         Management of department budgets and project accounting

Experience expectations:

Suitable applicants will have;

·         Previous commercial experience within a management role with evidence of effective management of R&D project teams

·         Good knowledge of diagnostic Microbiology and application within the commercial market

·         Ideally educated to PhD in Clinical Microbiology, Biomedical Sciences or related discipline (or equivalent industry experience)

·         Excellent communication skills and organised and methodical work ethic

·         Knowledge of German or French language would be beneficial


The Package:


In return our client offers an opportunity to join a developing team offering with a competitive remuneration package.   

For additional information or to submit an application please contact Sam Coxon on 07789 695548 or email your CV and cover letter to sam.coxon@taylorollinson.co.uk

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