Research & Development Officer




Are you a Science graduate who is a passionate innovator with a flair for research and development? Do you thrive on coordinating projects from inception to completion, driving progress, and making a tangible impact on product development? If you're ready to take the next step in your career, we have an exciting opportunity for you to become our R&D Officer!

About Us: At Aztec Aerosols, we want to become the industry leader in Aerosols, being at the forefront of technological advancements and pushing the boundaries of innovation in our industry. As an R&D Officer based at our offices in Crewe, working closely with our consultant Chemist, you will play a crucial role in our mission to become best in class.


Key Responsibilities: As our R&D Officer, you will be entrusted with a range of responsibilities that are central to our success which include:
• End-to-End Project Management: You will be the driving force behind R&D activities, ensuring projects stay on track, and all technical requirements are met. Your attention to detail and organizational prowess will be vital in achieving timely and successful project completions.
• Supervision of Plant Trials: Taking ownership of and managing plant trials for new developments will ensure seamless handover of formulations, supporting quality and production.
• Data Analysis and Product Enhancement: By interpreting sample test results, you will provide comprehensive feedback, proposing improvements to enhance our products further. Your insights will contribute to our continuous pursuit of excellence.
• Efficient Database Maintenance: You will meticulously maintain our development database and coordinate activities to meet the requirements of both customers and prospects, while keeping costs in check.
• Competitive Benchmarking: Through benchmarking exercises against our competitors, you will unearth invaluable insights to guide our strategic decisions and maintain our competitive edge.
• Cost Engineering and Quality Assurance: Your proficiency in cost engineering will drive improvements in company profits without compromising product quality and performance.
• Staying Ahead of the Curve: Keeping yourself and the company updated with the latest technology, innovations, and relevant legislation will be a key aspect of your role. Your knowledge will be the key to staying ahead in a fast-paced industry.
• Strong Supplier Relationships: Your ability to build and maintain informative relationships with suppliers will foster innovation and cost efficiency in our products.


To thrive in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:
• A Bachelor's or Master's degree in a Science related subject
• Experience in research and development, with a track record of successful project management would be desirable.
• Strong analytical skills, with the ability to interpret data and propose actionable improvements.
• An innovative mindset with a passion for staying up-to-date with industry trends and breakthroughs.
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills, allowing you to work effectively with cross-functional teams.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter to outlining your relevant experience and how you can contribute to our team.

Application Details

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