Technical Director (Motors and Drives)
Highly Competitive Salary + Share Options + Pension + Holiday + Flexitime + Relocation Package
Technical Director required for an innovative company who are currently researching, designing and developing new motor technologies and energy storage systems. This is a great opportunity to play an integral part in a company during an exciting period of growth and development.
To apply for this role, you will need a thorough knowledge of electronics, electromagnetics, mechanical engineering and manufacturing. You will have extensive experience within either the automotive, aerospace and/or marine industries, preferably backed up by a relevant PhD or degree (or equivalent).
The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the technical team to ensure project milestones are met. You will ensure the team are working in the same direction through the maintenance of an overall scientific and engineering perspective.
You will be responsible for prioritising projects to meet business needs and providing accurate progress reports to directors, investors and customers. You will manage the financing of projects, including capital expenditure, and work closely with the Chief Technical Officer to resolve any allocation conflicts.
This is a unique opening for an internationally accomplished technical manager to oversee exciting, ground-breaking technological developments in a company receiving much attention for their industry-leading ideas.
The Technical Director role:
*Manage, lead and direct the technical team
*Project and financial planning
*Seek and develop new opportunities
The successful candidate:
*Knowledge of electronics, electromagnetics, mechanical engineering and manufacturing
*Experience in at least one of the following sectors; automotive, aerospace, marine
*Extensive network of industry contacts
*Inventive, proactive and driven