The primary responsibility of the Research and Development Manager is research, design and development of new products or prototypes; analysis of competitive products. The Research and Development Manager manages research and development activities to meet organizational needs and to capitalize on potential new product opportunities.
Roles and Responsibilities
Manages and directs the research and development programs to meet organizational needs and to capitalize on potential new products.
Develops and implements research and development procedures and techniques.
Requires a graduate degree with at least 7 years of experience in the field.
Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Performs a variety of tasks.
Leads and directs the work of others.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Competency Skills :
Good leadership qualities, customer oriented, ability to work effectively