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Global Head of R&D

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Hamburg
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 441853/001_1558508514
  • Sector: Safety, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 22/05/2019

Global Head of R&D

Job type: Permanent

Location: Hamburg, Germany

A leading global Medical Device Optics Firm is currently seeking to employ a Senior level executive for their greenfield position in Germany. You will play a major role in leading their local and global R&D team with an international scope. Additionally, you will be at the forefront of innovation in this organisation.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Lead monthly project controlling of R&D projects with the existing team.

  • Develop and build the Optics division.

  • Report status of all R&D projects regularly to hierarchy.

  • Responsible for local R&D projects and manage performance alongside the objectives successfully in a global matrix organization.

  • Strategically develop product roadmaps.

Key requirements of the role include:

  • Strong background in Optics is preferred.

  • Extensive background in Strategic Leadership and R&D Management.

  • Direct involvement in Research and Development (R&D) of a Medical Manufacturer.

  • Regular international travel is required.

  • Fluent in English.

EPM Scientific is a specialist recruitment company working on a global scale exclusively in the Life Sciences industry. As an industry expert we specialise in locating and attracting nice talent, offering Contract, Permanent, Project Based and Multi Hire Recruitment Solutions.

If you are interested in this position, apply online today or contact Sanjeev Valentine at +44 203 879 0982 or email for more information