Recruitment: R&D Product/Production Manager – Seton AutoLeather

Germany
Published:  04 May, 2017

Seton AutoLeather, a member of GST AutoLeather Group, is seeking to fill the role of R&D Product Manager/Production Manager Leather Finishing (m/f) for its location in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany. The start date is as soon as possible.

Personal qualities, experiences and qualifications:

  • Qualified leather technician, alternative academic studies of chemistry with extensive knowledge and experience in the area of leather production and leather development.
  • Minimum of five years’ work experience in R&D and/or leather production.
  • Knowledge of the automotive industry, preferably in the area of interiors or seating.
  • Experience in team supervision as well as project management.
  • Ability to work and communicate with customers alongside marketing in developing and costing of new products and processes.
  • Good technical skills and experience in continuous improvement management.
  • Proactive in cost reduction strategies.
  • Hands-on mentality, out-of-the-box thinking.
  • Like working in teams, ability to motivate and inspire colleagues.
  • Flexibility, willingness to travel, ability to work under pressure.

Seton AutoLeather is one of the leading leather suppliers to the automotive industry with more than 100 years of experience in the production and finishing of leather; delivering high standard luxury leathers to most car manufacturers. It supports its customers with leading design, innovations and solutions for their leather appointed interiors.

Potential candidates are to send their application, salary expectations and the earliest possible date of start to bewerbung@setonautoleather.com