science, engineering & technology recruitment

Team Leader (Documentation Approval)

Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: Competitive
Status: Permanent
Ref: HMCTSTLd

We have a fantastic new opening for a technical Team Leader to join a world-class specialist chemical company in Oxfordshire. The ideal candidate will come from a Chemistry background with experience in documentation and OEM approval, and proven technical expertise in the chemicals sector.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Supervise and lead the Documentation Centre of Excellence (DCoE) team to ensure all developed products are deployed to the market
  • Prioritise and manage team work and resources across different regions
  • Manage, collect and develop all data for documentation and OEM approval from customers and industry stakeholders
  • Proactively contribute to the high safety standard culture and develop and enhance safety processes
  • Drive the concept of excellence, quality and improvements across all teams
  • Conduct and manage Lubes Product Deployment trainings and ensure that all training is up-to-date
  • Manage and regulate the statistical performance metrics of the documentation delivery process and implement necessary improvements
  • Prioritise and streamline new processes for documentation process efficiency
  • Lead troubleshooting of the systems with internal and external colleagues

Ideal Skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree or equivalent in Chemistry; or a related scientific discipline
  • Proven experience within the Chemicals or fuels industry; knowledge of additives, lubricants, polymers or surfactants would be highly advantageous
  • Previous experience in documentation approval and developing and deploying products to the market
  • Knowledge or experience of the OEM/industry approval process
  • Proven skills in resource allocation and planning
  • Strong focus on safety and quality values
  • Ability to manage expectations across different stakeholders
  • Knowledge of market and considerable commercial experience
  • Experience of leading small teams would be an advantage
  • Exposure to cross-functional collaboration with technology leaders and international clients would be an advantage
  • Minimum amount of travel would be required

You will be working for a well-established organisation that is recognised for their leading-edge research and reliability in delivering products. You will receive a highly competitive salary with excellent company benefits.

If you are interested or have any questions about this role, feel free to contact Harriet at CY Partners.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency.

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