Research And Development Manager

SelectOne in Buffalo, NY

  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $140,680.00 - 157,310.00 / Year*
position filled

About the Company Hiring: Our client is a leader in the plant biotechnology industry.

About the Job: As the Research & Development Manager, you will be required to:

  • Effectively communicate complex scientific concepts and projects to executive staff and to other non-scientists
  • Prepare manuscripts; abstracts, posters, and slides for presentations
  • Lead assigned projects, from inception to completion.
  • Implement and Monitor Continuous Improvement (CI) projects.
  • Project management tools, Lean and Six Sigma training.
  • Develop SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Timely) plans
  • Manage assigned tasks achieving specified timelines and budgets
  • Deliver appropriate and timely communications with all project stakeholders across multiple projects pipelines
  • Keep colleagues informed of industry news relating to altered nicotine tobacco plants and enhanced cannabinoid hemp/cannabis plants

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master s degree in a scientific discipline from an accredited university.
  • Demonstrated ability as a thoughtful, critical writer able to translate scientific concepts business language
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools; proven experience in resource management, strategic planning, risk management, and change management
  • At least 3-year experience in R&D function in a private company

Salary: $80,000+ base salary plus bonus.

Job Status: Direct Hire

Travel: No

Relocation: Yes

* Estimated salary