R&D Project Manager

Posted 18 June 2024
LocationCounty Kildare
Job type Permanent
Discipline Quality & Laboratory
Contact NamePatricia Deane

Job description

What you need to know
Matrix Recruitment are seeking to recruit – R&D Project Manager  for our client, based in Kildare.

This is a Permanent role, managing end-to-end R&D projects to drive innovation and growth, ensuring alignment with business objectives.

Your new job
Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Oversee R&D projects through the 3D Innovation Process (Discover, Develop, Deliver).

  • Identify, track, and mitigate project risks.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to maintain an active innovation pipeline.

  • Design, conduct, and review experiments with R&D Technologists.

  • Regularly update stakeholders on project progress and technical advancements.

  • Contribute to training materials and maintain project documentation.

What are we looking for?

  • M.Sc. or PhD in Food Science, Chemistry, or related field.

  • 3+ years in the food industry, preferably with experience in sensory analysis, food manufacturing, or meat processing.

  • Proven track record of product or technology innovations.

  • Strong project management and communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and statistical/data analysis software (e.g., Unscrambler, MATLAB).

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV in word format to Patricia.

Full detailed job spec available on request.

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