Director R&D - Emmen


For a CRO / CMO company, we are looking for a Director R&D. The company can help their clients from the development of an API, over submission to the final production. What defines this company is a dedicated client focus and flexibility, closely working together in supporting the changing needs of their clients. This approach makes that every project is unique and needs innovative approaches, for which they deliver the expertise.


In this position, you will be heading all the R&D activities inside the company and will be reporting directly to the senior management.

You will be responsible for:

  • Oversee the quality of research and products
  • External point of contact, both for commerce and innovation
  • Watch over the R&D budgets
  • Keep track of all internal R&D projects
  • Evaluate feasibility of new projects
  • Close collaboration with the sales department in pulling new contracts
  • Responsible for the improvement and the safety within the department


  • Master in Organic Chemistry
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Commercial mindset
  • Client focussed attitude


Aside from a competitive salary package, you will have the chance to lead all R&D activities inside a dynamic company. You will be able to oversee projects that will each time require a different approach and is key in bringing effective drugs to the market.


In case you are interested in this job, or would like to know if we can offer other similar jobs, feel free to contact me directly.


Lorin Raats
Senior Associate R&D | Biotechnology




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