Kota Jkt Utara
Consumer Goods
Functional Expertise
Salary Type
IDR Rp65,000,000

Job Description

Are you passionate about driving innovation in the Consumer Goods Home Care sector? Do you have a strong background in research and development, with a keen eye for emerging trends and technologies? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to lead and shape our client's R&D department as a Research & Development Manager. Select Headhunter, on behalf of one of our esteemed clients in Jakarta, is seeking a dynamic and forward-thinking individual to take charge of research and development activities, driving the creation of cutting-edge products that will shape the future of the industry. If you're ready to make a significant impact in the world of home care products, we invite you to join our innovative team and bring your expertise to the forefront.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Leadership: Lead and oversee the research and development team, setting clear objectives and guiding them towards successful project outcomes. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align R&D efforts with the company's overall goals and vision.
  • Product Innovation: Stay ahead of market trends and consumer preferences, identifying opportunities for new product development or product enhancements. Drive the creation of innovative home care solutions that set our client's products apart from the competition.
  • Project Management: Develop and implement effective project plans to ensure timely delivery of R&D initiatives. Monitor project progress, identify potential roadblocks, and proactively take measures to keep projects on track.
  • Quality Control: Establish rigorous quality control processes and standards for new product development, ensuring that all products meet regulatory requirements and adhere to the highest quality standards.
  • Research & Analysis: Conduct thorough market research, competitor analysis, and consumer insights to identify gaps and areas of improvement in the company's product portfolio.
  • Resource Management: Optimize the allocation of resources to maximize productivity and cost-effectiveness within the R&D department.

Job Requirements:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a related field. A Master's degree or Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is highly advantageous.
  • Industry Experience: Proven track record of at least 5 years in research and development within the Consumer Goods Home Care sector.
  • Innovation Mindset: A deep passion for innovation and a history of successfully driving product development projects from concept to market.
  • Leadership Skills: Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire a team of researchers, chemists, and engineers, fostering a collaborative and motivated work environment.
  • Technical Expertise: Strong understanding of chemical formulations, product testing, and research methodologies.
  • Problem-Solving Abilities: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with a data-driven approach to decision-making.
  • Regulatory Knowledge: Familiarity with relevant industry regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Communication Skills: Effective verbal and written communication, with the ability to present complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

If you're ready to make your mark in the world of Consumer Goods Home Care and lead a team of passionate innovators, this is the opportunity you've been waiting for. Join our client's dynamic team and work in a stimulating environment that values creativity, collaboration, and excellence. Apply now and take the next step in your career as a Research & Development Manager. We look forward to reviewing your application!