Senior Application Development Scientist

Job Ref: J33011
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 05 August 2019
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK Trafford Wharf Road Manchester Greater Manchester UK m17 1hh
  • £37,000 - £47,000 per Annum
  • Alison Jones
  • 0161 868 2216

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Senior Application Development Scientist based in Greater ManchesterTitle Senior Application Development Scientist Location Greater Manchester Salary £37,000 - £47,000 dependant on experienceSRG is working with a world leading supplier of niche, specialist high -quality materials. They are currently in an exciting phase of expansion, and in the process of extending their technical team as they progress their commercial application in composites, elastomers, fire retardancy and construction projects. The successful individual will lead the development of products and technologies to meet customer need with a view to converting new technologies into commercial products.Benefits: This is an exciting opportunity that will allow a talented & ambitious Materials Chemist to enter a niche specialism with a great deal of potential to grow exponentially over the coming years. Role / Description Initially based in Manchester you will also be expected to travel globally to support this growing business * Development of products and formulations to meet the needs of the target market.* Interaction with commercial colleagues and customers to identify preferred solutions based upon materials.* Application development and testing of new products - often in direct collaboration with customers.* Conversion of new technologies into commercial products.* Collaboration with colleagues in operations and manufacturing to define product specifications and requirements.Requirements* A degree or higher qualification in Materials Science, Chemistry or a related field. * Proven experience in the development of materials (i.e. polymers, composites) or formulated chemical products (elastomers, composites, plastics, coatings etc.)* Demonstrated project management skills and a product development environment* Excellent communications skills - being confident & able to communicate technical concepts & ideas with potential customers If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Nathan at .For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Nathan on 0161 868 2227. If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies. Keywords: Materials, NPD, Development Chemist, Formulation, Polymer, Composite

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