Product Specialist / Project Manager
Responsible for applications support of the freeze drying product lines, and will be the guru for applications understanding and how SP freeze dryers may be used. Will be the primary support in this respect to Product Managers, Customers, and to direct and indirect sales teams. The role will also assist operations & development / engineering teams with evaluation of new applications and new products.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
An ideal candidate should have:
> 1 years’ experience working in scientific environment, ideally at the bench in a life science discipline
Educated to Bachelors’ degree standard in Life Sciences or related discipline
Aptitude to understand mechanical & electrical systems and their software
Analytical thinker, numerate, can conduct analysis of data and then form reasonable hypothesis
Good communication skills, written and oral, in person and vial ‘phone or e-mail.
Strong verbal and written communications skills in the English language are a minimum. Any fluency in foreign languages is a plus but not a requisite. Must be able to write technical reports and business correspondence. In addition must be able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Has a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite software package in such programs as Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, and Project
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear as well as to stand, walk, and sit. Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel such as with the use of normal office tools, equipment and PC’s. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable veterans and individuals with disabilities the ability to perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Travel to Customer sites will be necessary. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee might encounter performing the essential functions of this job.
Work is normally performed in both the office and the plant. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. 5-20% domestic and international travel may be required.