Manager R&D Battery Materials (m/f/d)


We pioneered the organic battery

CMBlu started in 2011 as a research-driven project with the goal of storing electrical energy in arbitrarily large quantities in an environmentally friendly, sustainable and cost-effective way. Since then, we have continuously expanded our broad IP portfolio and expertise in large-scale energy storage.

Today, we are one of the leading organic flow battery companies headquartered in Alzenau, 30 km from Frankfurt Airport. With our groundbreaking technology, we will drive the energy transition, together with our partners, customers and most importantly: with our employees!

We are a highly motivated, committed and fast growing team of over 100 employees. We are now preparing for the market launch of our products and further professionalizing our organization.

We are looking for a personality with a scientific background and several years of management experience in a research-based company related to battery technology / energy storage.

Achieve great things

We offer exciting and responsible tasks with creative scope:

  • Leadership of the synthesis group (> 10 employees)
  • Leadership of the materials characterization and formulation team (> 15 employees)
  • Selection of active materials for energy storage and target definition for synthesis and materials characterization group
  • Leading the team in project planning and execution
  • Reporting of results and communication to interfaces

Energy and pioneering spirit – what we need from you

You are highly motivated and want to be part of the new energy storage technology from the beginning?

Job-related requirements

  • At least 5 years of professional experience with relevant management experience
  • Experience in organic chemistry
  • Understanding of raw materials and reactions in terms of complexity and cost
  • Good knowledge of electrochemistry or batteries an advantage
  • Experience in the development of battery cells or individual battery components in industry an advantage

Personal requirements

  • Entrepreneurship, team orientation, enjoyment of cross-functional collaboration
  • Proactive and open communication internally and externally
  • Team player and motivator
  • Enthusiasm and excitement for new technologies
  • Negotiation skills and assertiveness
  • Reliability and willingness to take responsibility
  • Customer orientation
  • English business fluent

Application form

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We look forward to meeting you!

Still got questions about CMBlu, our company culture, a career with us, or the application process? Then be sure you contact me.

Benjamin Goedecke

HR Manager

+49 6023 96701-19