LIQUID PACKAGING INKS R&D MANAGER
Specialist in Liquid Ink formulation
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced specialist in liquid (flexo/gravure) printing inks at our factory one hour south west of Paris.
The post would involve the development and maintenance of solvent and water based flexo and gravure inks for the packaging market, and the leadership and co-ordination of a small team devoted to that discipline.
The role would require several years of experience in formulating solvent and water-based inks for the packaging market, coupled with a problem-solving attitude and ability. The successful candidate will be a team player, but with a strong personality able to communicate both at senior and shopfloor level. . Fluency in English is required, a good knowledge of French is an obvious advantage. An ability to use Microsoft Office and related programmes is necessary. Good colour vision is essential.
Preferred skills would include an education to first degree level in a chemical or chemical engineering discipline, project management ability, good organisational skills and a willingness to travel if required to do so. Some knowledge of colour management and blending using computers would be beneficial.
The post is offered with a flexible attitude to working patterns - either on a consultancy or part time basis, or full time for the right candidate.
Please send your resume and a cover letter in English and in French by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org