r&d project manager

florian corradi, randstad danmark
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ballerup, hovedstaden
HR & ledelse


Florian Corradi
+45 48 80 87 44


Can you see yourself in an international and multicultural environment? Are you a great communicator with great project management skills? Do you wish to be part of creating chemistry for a sustainable future? Then maybe it is you, Randstad is looking for on behalf of our client BASF for the position as Research & Development Manager.

about the role

As R&D Project Manager, you will act both as a manager of different projects and as a scientific expert. You will be responsible for all parts of the project phase including knowledge gathering, proposals, planning, budgeting, execution, and evaluation. Your daily tasks will be very versatile, and no two days will be the same. You will be a part of the R&D' team consisting of Ph.D. trained chemists and biologists as well as process engineers, laboratory technicians and process technicians with competencies in powder technology. The team’s work is globally oriented towards managing the company’s internal collaboration partners and other various stakeholders.

Your primary tasks will include:
-Leading cross-functional global research projects
-Communicating updates on projects and timelines as needed to stakeholders, team members and management
-Responsibility for both the scientific and the project steering-related parts of development activities within powder formulations and processes
-Managing, creating and proposing ideas for development activities within existing and new areas
-Supporting and collaborating with the Production department
-Monitoring the literature and patent landscape within the business area
-This job will involve 2-10 days of travelling a year in average

about you

Your skills:
-Academic background (MSc/PhD) in natural sciences or similar
-Experience with project management and stakeholder management
-Able to take lead on projects, driving things forward and putting tasks into a larger perspective to achieve the best possible results
-You have an innovative mindset and thrives with working independently in an international environment
-Good communication and presentation skills, both face-to-face, in writing, and online
-Fluently in English both speaking and writing

As a person:
-Open, positive mind and good interpersonal skills
-Ability to adapt to new situations and new facts and make decisions on short notice
-You feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
-You work with a sense of scientific and personal integrity

application process

If you find this position interesting, please apply via Randstad's website by clicking the button "ansøg nu" (apply now) to the left. We review applications on an ongoing basis and interview as soon as the right candidate applies. If you have any further questions about the position, feel free to contact Chief Consultant Mads Siersbæk Alexandersen on +45 92 92 05 04 or via mail to mads.alexandersen@randstad.dk

about basf group

BASF creates chemistry for a sustainable future. They combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The 110,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. The company’s portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions.

By constant innovation during the years, BASF A/S Ballerup has developed a unique powder formulation technology. BASF is specialized in microencapsulated formulations of vitamins, carotenoids and Omega-3 mainly for the beverage, food and pharmaceutical industries. BASF A/S Ballerup employs approximately 160 employees in Production, QA, QC, R & D, EHS, Engineering, Maintenance, Logistics and Administration.

For further information, please visit the website www.basf.com.

about randstad

At Randstad, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. We do this by combining the power of today’s technology with our passion for people. We call it Human Forward.

Randstad DK is part of the international Randstad Group, which is the global leader in HR services. With more than 4,700 offices in 38 countries, we are providing work to more than 650,000 people every day.

In Denmark, we are among the leading temp and recruitment agencies with branches in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg and Kolding. A position we have achieved due to our expertise in matching qualified candidates with the right job opportunities.