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Head of R&D

Tornos SA
Moutier

3D

Tornos Group is one of the global leaders for the development, production and distribution of Swiss-type automatic lathes and multi-spindle machines. The company’s history dates back to 1880 and marked the beginning of Swiss-type lathe technology. Tornos primarily manufactures CNC Swiss-type (sliding headstock) turning machines, multi-spindle machines with numerical control, Through a global sales and service network, unique solutions are supplied to customers in dedicated market segments such as Automotive, Medical and dental technology, Micromechanics, and Electronics.

Headquartered in Moutier, Switzerland, Tornos offers its customers a range of services which emphasize the process of dialogue and delivers the same high-quality service.

With a presence in more than 80 countries, we look for talented people to grow our business, develop our products and contribute to our unique culture. We are currently looking for a :

Head of R&D Tornos

The Head of R&D reports directly to the CEO. As the company becomes more of a technology driven organization, there is a need to expand the company’s R&D capabilities by improving the speed and the quality of Product development and to move to a new organization of R&D.

The Head of R&D is able to influence others in a desired direction using goals, training, standards/rules, recognition, coaching, initiative and priority setting to achieve business results. Our new Head of R&D will be capable of delegating and will optimize the efficiency or the group.

Tornos Group is seeking a candidate who exhibits high ethical standards, is able to understand business and translate into short-term and long-term actions for himself and the department.

Head of R&D

Tornos Group is one of the global leaders for the development, production and distribution of Swiss-type automatic lathes and multi-spindle machines. The company’s history dates back to 1880 and marked the beginning of Swiss-type lathe technology. Tornos primarily manufactures CNC Swiss-type (sliding headstock) turning machines, multi-spindle machines with numerical control, Through a global sales and service network, unique solutions are supplied to customers in dedicated market segments such as Automotive, Medical and dental technology, Micromechanics, and Electronics.

Headquartered in Moutier, Switzerland, Tornos offers its customers a range of services which emphasize the process of dialogue and delivers the same high-quality service.

With a presence in more than 80 countries, we look for talented people to grow our business, develop our products and contribute to our unique culture. We are currently looking for a :

Head of R&D Tornos

The Head of R&D reports directly to the CEO. As the company becomes more of a technology driven organization, there is a need to expand the company’s R&D capabilities by improving the speed and the quality of Product development and to move to a new organization of R&D.

The Head of R&D is able to influence others in a desired direction using goals, training, standards/rules, recognition, coaching, initiative and priority setting to achieve business results. Our new Head of R&D will be capable of delegating and will optimize the efficiency or the group.

Tornos Group is seeking a candidate who exhibits high ethical standards, is able to understand business and translate into short-term and long-term actions for himself and the department.

  • Leads a worldwide team of 35 people.
  • Utilizes his/her strong background in new product development to bring new products to market to support local needs as well as worldwide markets, in the respect of deadlines, quality standards, costs and quality requirements
  • Partners closely with business units, defining products specifications and services, as well as with Marketing and Sales teams
  • Collaborates with a significant network of global stakeholders across functions such as Sales & Marketing, Quality, Engineering, Production Planning & Logistics, Finance, Procurement, key external stakeholders Maintain a closeness to the customer and a keen awareness of commercial strategies
  • Collaborates actively to all aspects of managing people including hiring and provides coaching and development opportunities to staff in order to develop a world-class organizational capability