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Director Research & Development

Medix Coppell Full-Time
$129,000.00 - $130,000.00 / year
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Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Manages all research and development of new products, with emphasis on household and personal care categories, as well as new categories.

Improve existing products using advanced technologies to enhance the company's competitive position

Drive accountability, consistency, quality, and process standardization across all phases of research and development

Develop and monitor research plans and budgets for R&D projects, ensuring projects are completed on time and within cost objectives

Oversee and manage administrative functions on a day to day basis for R&D Department

Act as lead technical expert to support development of marketing objectives, strategies, and the long-range and annual plans for assigned categories, including outlooks to reflect overall corporate goals

Develop efficient innovation processes to enable optimal team performance/output while leading, coaching and developing a team of technical R&D expert direct reports

Establish performance standards and manage a creative climate where people are self-motivated toward the mastery of functional responsibilities

Drive continuous improvement initiatives for processes, technologies, and organization

Participate in and guide various projects while helping set priorities for the R&D team

Conduct staff meetings, write status reports, create presentations, attend key cross-functional meetings and ensure proper communication to senior management and the cross-functional teams

Partner with Marketing team to unlock development of robust product pipeline plans and deliverable

Support the development of capability expansion by recognizing new equipment needs


Skills required

New Product Development
Business Development
Strategic Planning


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Job ID: 85625


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