Development Chemist - Paint - Chemistry - London - £25k-£35k

London, England
GBP25000.00 - GBP35000.00 per annum + Company Benefits
Sep 29, 2016
Oct 27, 2016
Matthew Batstone
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Innovation & Development Chemist - Paint - Chemistry - Coatings - London - Perm - £25k-£35k

An internationally renowned and leading supplier of specialist paints products organisation is currently seeking an Innovation & Development Chemist to join their state of the art R&D facility on a permanent basis.


*Complete strategic development projects with an aim to further market position.
*Focus efforts on Product Development, Product Industrialisation, research and collaboration.
*Play an important role in technology transfer of newly developed products at various manufacturing sites.
*Responsible for formulation/reformulation of new and existing product line whilst maintaining contact with customer to relay technical feedback.
*Possess a high level understanding of individual raw materials and their interactions. Have the ability to utilise this knowledge and creatively develop innovative new products, meeting or exceeding requirements of the project brief.
*During launch production of new product ranges, be capable and willing to provide technical support at the point of manufacture.
*Work within the Innovation & Development Team, taking active part in the day to day running of the laboratory.
*Work closely with the Regulatory Affairs department, ensuring they are well informed of current development projects.

To be considered for this opportunity, you must possess following requirements:

*Degree qualification in ideally Chemistry or closely related field of study.
*Extensive amount of knowledge in the surface coatings industry and experience carrying out formulation/development work on such products.
*Competent computer skills.
*Attention to detail.
*Must possess excellent communication and organisational skills.

In return, you will be rewarded a highly competitive salary dependent upon skill and expertise level; £25k-£35k