Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Material Science Consultant


  • South East
  • £Competitive
  • Non-Laboratory & Other Scientific Roles

About this job

An exciting opportunity to join a leading Material Science and Engineering organisation in the packaging industry!

The position will sit within the Print & Security testing service team who specialise in printed materials and the problems that arise in production, environmental conditions and during end use. The laboratory carries out material analysis, investigative assessments and failure and preventative testing.

As a Senior Consultant your responsibilities will include:

  • Both technical and financial leadership in the Print and Security group
  • Applying expertise and problem-solving skills to provide a high standard of service
  • Supervise, mentor and train junior staff; expand and development the group
  • Identifying business development opportunities; both prospective and current clients
  • Preparing external proposals

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A technical degree with minimum 5 years’ testing experience in a laboratory
  • Knowledge and experience in the print, paper or packaging industry
  • Confident with client liaison and business development

This is a great opportunity for experienced candidates looking for the next step in their career within materials testing!

For more information, contact VRS now!

Key words: material, materials, product testing, consultant, consulting, business development, project management, technical expert, packaging, science, ISO, UKAS, London, Surrey, Leatherhead, Guildford, Epsom, VRS6730EM.

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