Senior Technical Manager

Location Cambridgeshire
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Market related
Contact name: Rebecca Tilston

Contact email:
Job ref: 7909
Published: 3 days ago

Do you have experience within Formulation and as a Technical Manager?

Do you have experience developing and understanding various horticultural products such as growing media?

If so, I am looking for a Technical Manager to join a company based in Chesire, who are a leading company in innovation and technology in the Horticultural scene. 

Technical Manager - Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Key Responsibilities

  • New product development within growing media.
  • Commercially justify new opportunities around fertiliser, plant protection products, biologicals, adjuvants, plant health, wetting agents and soil amendments!
  • Formulation and regulatory requirements of the new product development process for both regulated and non-regulated products.
  • Long-term product development pipeline and liaise with external partners to ensure successful NPD and deliver leading innovation in chemical, non- chemical and horticulture controls.
  • Driving innovative technologies across the portfolio for new and existing products

Skills, experience and qualifications 

  • Will have a proven track record as a Senior/Technical Manager in Consumer Goods, in one of the following: Horticulture / Agri development / Agri Chemical, Chemicals or household controls
  • Experience in Growing Media - highly desirable
  • Will be delivering against pre-agreed targets and introducing new innovative ideas.
  • Are looking for a passionate Manager committed to delivering high standards with the enthusiasm and drive to succeed in a challenging fast moving environment.
  • Will have a strong work ethic, able to work alone and as part of the wider team
  • Will be highly analytical and an excellent communicator
  • Tangible track record in developing innovation and winning new business opportunities.

If this is of interest to you, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV in word format (no more than 2 sides of A4 where possible)