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R&D Manager

Job Title: R&D Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £40000 per annum + Tax Free Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94527
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 18, 2013 13:56

Job Description

A highly successful multinational FMCG business in the UAE is recruiting for a Research and Development Manager to join their team in Dubai. As the R&D Manager, you will handle the following responsibilities: * Develop and implement improved R&D strategies for the assigned product and category * Lead and coordinate the planning for the development of new products * Work closely with the Marketing Department to develop products that will reflect the consumer preference and current market trends * Keep track of the competitor products * Work on improving formulas and packaging with lower costs To qualify for this position, the following skills and experience are requires: * Bachelors Degree or equivalent, MBA would be an advantage * At least 5 years of leadership role and relevant experience in supporting business needs through research on consumer packaged goods * Demonstrated strategic competencies, leadership, strong project management skills and complex problem solving abilities * Excellent communication and influencing skills The successful candidate for this position will be rewarded with an attractive tax-free salary package that comes with excellent benefits. If you think that you have the right qualifications for this position, please send us your CV. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.