Our client is a Global Fortune 500 company listed on the NASDAQ Euronext and FTSE4 Good Index with a turnover of €13.7B in 2006.
They have a vibrant, multicultural work environment with over 60,000 staff operating in 80 countries and are the world’s largest coatings manufacturer whose brands include Crown, Sikkens and Interpon.
Our client currently has positions available at a range of levels within the company based at their state of the art R&D centre near Newcastle upon Tyne.
The work will encompass all aspects of formulation development, laboratory testing, field trials and factory manufacture of new products and your responsibilities will depend upon your relevant experience and could involve team management.
These are first class opportunities at the cutting edge of coatings technology and our client aims to develop their technical staff so they can fulfil their potential within the technical team or in other areas of the business (in the UK or overseas).
Candidates for these roles should be graduates in Chemistry or a related subject and have experience from either the paints, coatings, inks or another closely related industry. Good communication skills are required as the roles will involve regular interaction within the company (in the UK or overseas) as well as external parties.