Chief Technical Officer

  • Job Reference: 277986/2/JF
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Metzger Search & Selection
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Technology & Ecommerce
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Chief Technical Officer - Biotech Start Up
Location: London/South East or Dublin
Equity Engagement and Salary potential.

Our client is a pre-seed funded, Biotech start up focused on developing fully bio-degradable polymers from unique materials to improve industrial processes, products and the environment. The business is creating unique IP and is working in collaboration with a number of high-profile education and research establishments. The Board of Directors and Executives are high profile or eminent in their fields and have unique experiences, combined with a high level of commercial success in founding, establishing and taking businesses through funding to IPO.

We are looking for a unique candidate; ideally having been a Chief Technical Officer that has experience of working with a range of specialists to deliver innovative technologies supporting project development, commercialisation and business growth. You will be adept at bringing leading external scientists and technology experts from top universities, institutes and business to be at the forefront of the fully biodegradable Bio-Plastics industry. You will be a highly qualified Chemical scientist with a specialism in plastics and have exposure in the science, manufacture and process engineering arena. Your cultural background will allow you to be humble but challenging, flexible, engaging with all team members and be resilient in the face of start-up challenges and the investor community.

In return, you will be offered the opportunity to join a start up at prefunding stages in one of the most exciting and high-profile global markets. You will be part of a highly focused and diverse team enabled to make a positive environmental impact in a commercial market, where business success will be rewarded with new industry and financial personal gain.

If you consider putting your time into a solution that will have positive environmental and global impact a priority and the rewards, however great, secondary, I would like to have the opportunity to meet with you.

In essence you will be looking to apply your skills and experience in a highly dynamic environment where your efforts have immediate impact and will be rewarded.

If you are interested in this opportunity and have the time to invest, coupled with first class scientific and commercial experience, credibility and the evidence to prove you have been successful please
email your CV in Word format, quoting reference 277986/2/JF. We regret we cannot take telephone enquiries relating to this vacancy, due to the high level of responses expected.