Research and Development Manager – Saudi Ceramics Company
• Monitors the adherence of Research & Development employees to Business Unit overall guidelines, policies and
• Maintains the highest standards of professional conduct, ethics and integrity in the Business Unit Research &
• Assumes overall responsibility of efficiency and adequacy interpreting the designs and developing the prototypes.
• Coordinates with Innovation and Research Analyst to ensure appropriate alignment of designs concepts with
• Coordinates any further communication between Research & Development employees and Saudi Ceramics Innovation
and Research Analyst to fully capture designs concept.
• Estimates budget and duration of developing prototypes, including manpower and materials, and submits them to the
Technical Manager for approval.
• Distributes and assigns the received designs/job orders equally to the Research & Development employees according
to their utilization rates and skill sets.
• Monitors and assists the Research & Development employees during the prototype development phases to ensure
design requirements are fulfilled.
• Reviews any concerns about prototypes development issues and recommends amendments in coordination with Saudi
Ceramics Innovation and Research Analyst.
• Evaluates prototypes functionality, performance and compliance against the designs specifications and quality
standards of Saudi Ceramics.
• Reviews manufacturing technical developments and innovative advances, especially those that promote reliability and
• Organizes consultation sessions with Operations and QCHSE, as needed, to evaluate the prototype capabilities and
functionalities and ensure compliance with industrial and QCHSE requirements and standards.• Establishes and maintains a central system (database) to archive technical development reports.
• Provides and presents all final documentations and reports to the Technical Manager.
• Assesses and evaluates the Research & Development employees performance regularly to summarize their overall
• Addresses and attends to the Research & Development’s issues and matters through issuing the necessary actions
|Job Location:||Riyadh, Saudi Arabia|
|Job Role:||Research and Development|