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R&D Manager

11/05/23 Dublin South Neg

Permanent full-time

This is a very exciting opportunity to lead the R&D department of an award-winning added value food company based in south Dublin. Our client is renowned for their highly successful product ranges.


Competitive salary on offer to the successful candidate


Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the Research and Development Department.
  • Project manage the critical path for new product launches ensuring on time and cost effective first production runs.
  • Technical liaisons with suppliers, colleagues and customers.
  • Procurement of technically acceptable sample materials.
  • Planning, execution and change management from line trials.
  • Planning, execution and implementation of product and process re-engineering.
  • Identify and implement cost savings on materials, packaging & labour to agreed targets.
  • New product idea generation through market reviews.
  • New product costings.
  • Assess market trends and competitor activity.



  • At least 3 years’ experience in R&D/ Technical management in a food manufacturing company.
  • A working knowledge of project management processes.
  • A working knowledge of HACCP, BRC.
  • A working knowledge of completion of food technical specifications both customer specific on-line formats and generic.
  • Third level Food Science or a Food Technology qualification.


At Quorum Search Partners we respect your privacy. Your CV is sent to us in complete confidence and will never be forwarded to a third party without your consent.

Please apply by sending your CV to Lilyanna McCaul at or call 01 8788240 for more information.

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