Job vacancy - Applications Team Leader

Position: Applications Team Leader
Reference: acsTatl
Location: Reading
Salary: Dependent on experience

Title: Applications Team Leader

Our client has a new exciting opportunity for a Applications Team Leader to lead a team of 4 highly skilled applications specialists and are responsible to continuously improve on our delivery of applications to our customers. This is a hands-on position that requires ability and willingness to perform daily field applications tasks along with the tasks as a team leader.

Main Responsibilities of the Applications Team Leader:

  • Perform, delegate and monitor the delivery of our applications projects according to the acceptance criteria: Delivery of projects on time, with minimum travel costs and set priorities
  • Hands-on tasks such as providing customer on-site support (approximately 50% of the role)
  • Monitor and optimize level of training and expertise of the employees, coach and develop the team as necessary
  • Escalate and resolve issues in connection with customer requirements, exceeding deadlines and other critical occurrences
  • Create quotations for all types of serviceapplications activities and provide inputs and assistance to Sales for their sales proposals

Person Specification & Key Requirements:

  • A higher education in Biotechnology/ Engineering/Science
  • At least 5 years experience in the Life Science Sector
  • Experience as a field applications specialist / team leader of such a team
  • Excellent project management skills (at least 3 years experience)
  • People management experience

ACS are recruiting for a Applications Team Leader If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Applications Team Leader please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Applications Team Leader It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Applications Team Leader with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Applications Team Leader role you desire.