Job Overview

Director of AM

Job Title: Director of AM
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Reference: #5929
Contact Name: Liam Atkinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 02, 2020 16:04

Job Description

Director of Additive Manufacturing


£65k+ (plus benefits)


A well-established Engineering company based in the Midlands are scaling up their manufacturing capabilities, by utilising Additive Manufacturing as one of their production methods. They are looking for a Director of AM to take ownership and lead the company strategy, by developing production planning as well as the commercial needs.


You will have at least 8-10 years’ of experience working in Additive Manufacturing at senior level, with a good understanding of different AM processes, methods and materials. You will be well connected and confident in networking at industry exhibitions and upholding the company brand.


Ideally you will have familiarity of AM from rapid prototyping, R&D all the way through to production, post-processing and implementing service and product offerings for customers.


With this knowledge, you will be involved in recruiting and developing a team, through implementing training and development programs, monitoring KPIs and conducting performance reviews. You will also work closely with the internal sales and marketing team to ensure effective communication across departments.


You will be required to be degree qualified in any Engineering/Manufacturing related subject, as well as demonstrable experience of working within Additive Manufacturing/3D printing over the last decade.


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