Director R&D, Oil & Gas (BH1459)

Our client, a global chemical manufacturer, is seeking a Director of R&D responsible for developing, analyzing and optimizing oil and gas projects in coordination with business development, sales, technical, and engineering.


  • Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry or equivalent
  • 7+ years successful and progressive experience in working in, operating and supervising an application and R&D lab
  • Experience in upstream petroleum industry. Example: friction reducers and / or polymer flooding application experience required
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Experience in dealing with senior level management

Location/Travel: Can base in Houston, TX or GA / Travel will be up to 50%, depending
on location

Why Consider This Job/Company?

  • World leader in their product offering. Substantial global market share.
  • Company is in a tremendous growth spurt. Even during a COVID year, they are close to
  • hitting double-digit growth.
  • They are growing rapidly and expect to double in size within seven years.

Apply to this job

Resume Submission

  • Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 6 MB.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.