Chemist - Field Service Project Manager

<p>Our client is a renowned innovator and manufacturer of cutting edge, high-quality industrial products.&nbsp; They are an industry premium brand, known for best-in-class products and services. Our client sells globally in 100+ countries.</p> <p>Beyond a strong brand, our client crafts high-impact career paths for dedicated performers, including prestigious international opportunities. &nbsp;Candidates who fit the criteria will relocate, and begin their career development in the German operations.</p>


Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.)

<p>Your Global Talent Partners</p> <p>Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.) is a dynamic and progressive international search firm with offices in the US and Europe. C.O.I. assists companies large and small, across international borders, to find highly qualified professionals to fill mid and upper-level management positions.</p> <p>We have an international team of executive recruiters and partners who understand business from a global perspective but also have an in-depth understanding of local business practices in a multi-cultural society. We are dedicated and experienced professionals with the ability to identify the perfect match in the shortest time possible.</p> <p>Our clients trust that we will maintain the highest standards of integrity with a commitment to deliver unsurpassed results.</p>

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Overview: <p>Excellent opportunity for qualified candidates with interest in relocating to Germany!</p> <p>Our client&rsquo;s business is growing and as a result, they are adding to the team. &nbsp;&nbsp;We are looking for a Chemist to join our client as a Project Manager&nbsp;for the Field Service group.&nbsp; In this role, you will have an active interface with R&amp;D, Production, Sales, 3rd party regulators &nbsp;and customers across Europe.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Working closely with the development teams, you will be hands on in determining what products will be the right solutions for the customers, whether it be new projects or upgrade projects.&nbsp;&nbsp; Through inspection activities, you will&nbsp; ensure existing customers have the correct product solutions to meet safety regulations.&nbsp; You will be responsible to ensure compliance through proper documentation and testing. &nbsp;&nbsp;Finally, you will foster and develop productive relationships with 3<sup>rd</sup>&nbsp;party regulators to ensure products are approved for customer installations.</p> <p>We are looking for a candidate who is career driven and will be excited to grow in this successful company.&nbsp;&nbsp; If not currently living in Germany, you will need to be committed to several years living and developing your career in the region.</p> <div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Key Responsibilities:</strong></p> <p>Managing approval and testing related support for product development</p> <p>Test setup, analysis, and documentation</p> <p>Conduct inspections</p> <p>Provide technical support and guide customers on product selection and use to ensure correct product is being used to meet industry regulations</p> <p>Responsible for all required communication and documentation of inspections, testing and approval process and procedures</p> <p>Lead assigned projects</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Reports to Team Leader &ndash; Product Category</strong></p>
Requirements: <p><strong>Qualifications and Skills:</strong></p> <p>Demonstrated ability to lead others through influence</p> <p>Ability to negotiate</p> <p>Ability to manage multiple projects at a time</p> <p>Procedure experience preferred for development of products regarding test and approval documentation and specimen preparation</p> <p>Organized, appreciation for process</p> <p>Detailed, analytical</p> <p>Willing to be hands on and undertake any and all tasks</p> <p>Strong communication skills &ndash; written, verbal.</p> <p>Customer focused.</p> <p>Target focused, deadline sensitive, ability to prioritize and work with sense of urgency</p> <p>Ability to travel</p> <p>Fluent English required / German is an advantage.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Education and experience</strong></p> <p>Masters or PhD in Chemistry (organic-preferred)&nbsp;</p> <p>Polymer science helpful</p> <p>5+ years&rsquo; experience working within product development or technical service which included direct customer interface</p> <p>Experience with industrial products</p> <p>Project management experience</p> <p>Experience working with authorities in ESH</p> <p>Experience out of the United States highly desired</p>