Vacancy R&D Manager – Merelbeke


Organization

5 SEP ’22: This company is specialised in the development and marketing of safe, effective and convenient self-medication products. By collaborating with leading brands and marketing own brands, they aim to add value and help people enjoy a healthy life. The company has long-term relationships with leading consumer health companies across the globe and is based in Ghent.

Function

As an R&D Manager, product development from idea to final product (in line with the valid guidelines/regulations) will be an important part of your daily work. You will work closely with external partners for development and testing. Furthermore, you will focus on:

  • The development of new OTC products (medical devices, biocides, cosmetics, food supplements);
  • Writing of R&D-related documentation required for the involved product dossiers;
  • Adjustment to the valid guidelines locally and internationally;
  • Supporting clinical trials;
  • Supporting the regulatory, operational and commercial team.

Requirements

For this role we are looking for an experienced life science professional with strong project management skills. The ideal candidate looks the following:

  • Scientific study background combined with a commercial mindset;
  • At least 5 years experience in R&D / as project manager in the life science industry;
  • Regulatory-related understanding of the development of medical devices/pharmaceuticals;
  • Communicative, ambitious personality
  • Academic English (speaking and writing) is a must, Dutch and other languages are a plus.

Offer

Within this diverse role, you will gain a variety of skills and experience. Also, you will develop your business awareness and skills. Furthermore, this company can offer you the following:

  • Competitive salary depending on your experience and skills
  • Vacation allowance
  • Attractive bonus scheme
  • Total of 30 holidays a year, health insurance, meal checks, laptop, phone;
  • Company car and tank pass;
  • Flexibility to work from home 1-2 days a week.

Application

If you are interested in this job, or in similar ones, please feel free to contact me directly.


Shifra Crouse

Associate | Medical Devices


+31 6 83 64 14 42

s.crouse@qtcrecruitment.com