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Development Chemist - Cleaning Chemicals

Birmingham   •  £28000 - £42000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

A successful Cleaning Chemical Manufacturer based in Coventry is currently recruiting for a Development Chemist to join their busy Technical Team.

This is a permanent role, reporting directly to the company's Technical Director, and pays £28-42,000.

The Role:

- New product development - laboratory formulation of cleaning chemicals to meet client requirements

- Reformulation of existing products - altering formulations to incorporate new raw materials or improve performance

- Dealing with customers - responding to inquiries, providing technical support, producing product samples

- Product testing - managing both in house stability tests and outsourced testing, e.g. anti-microbial performance

- Product scale up - scaling up formulations to production, troubleshooting production issues

- Maintaining technical & regulatory documentation, keeping up to date industry knowledge

The Person:

- Strong chemistry based educational background

- Proven experience developing cleaning chemicals / detergents / hygiene products

- Happy in a hands on laboratory role, managing both long term and short term/urgent projects

- Commercially minded - happy dealing with suppliers and customers

- Strong problem solving and organisational skills

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2162627
  • Posted: 10th November 2021
  • Expires: 8th December 2021


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