Current Vacancies

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Job title: Applications Scientist

Location: Singapore

 

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Closing date: 11/05/2015

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Job title: Area Sales Manager

Location: Brazil | Sao Paulo

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,200 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

We currently have an opportunity for an Area Sales Manager to join our team based at São Paulo or Campinas, Brazil. This role carries responsibility for identifying, maintaining and developing profitable sales in the Health Care market in line with annual targets/ sales plans, and for growing the Brazilian market in this sector by identifying potential sales opportunities and following up new leads, projects and samples.

As the successful candidate, you will be educated to degree level in Chemistry, Pharmacy or a related discipline. In addition you will also have previous experience of working in the chemical or related industries, preferably within a customer facing or sales role in the Health Care market. You must be a pro-active self-starter who is highly motivated, with excellent commercial acumen. Fluent English and good organisation skills are essential to this role, as is the ability to plan and organise your own workload.

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Closing date: 10/05/2015

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Job title: Customer Relationship Coordinator

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Goole (Cowick Hall)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

We currently have a vacancy for a Customer Relationship Coordinator based at our head office, Cowick Hall. The role involves being the point of contact for designated customers, from quotation through to order delivery, providing information and support where necessary.

Educated to GCSE level, with Grades A-C in Maths and English, you should be a confident communicator who is capable of bringing and maintaining a high level of organisation. A keen eye for detail and good IT skills are also essential for this role, as is the ability to be self-motivated. Experience of customer service and SAP is preferable, but not essential as full training will be given to the right candidate.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefits pension scheme with death in service benefit, 25 days paid holiday allowance (plus bank holidays), free lunch in on-site restaurant and access to share incentive plans.

 

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Closing date: 10/05/2015

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Job title: Development Scientist

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Hull (Oak Road)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from Personal and Health Care, to Lubricants and plastics.

We currently have an opportunity for a Development Scientist to work within the Technical Engineering Department in Hull. Working alongside other scientists and engineers, the role holder will undertake laboratory, pilot plant and manufacturing scale trial work that will help to improve existing products and processes, as well as developing new processes for our Hull manufacturing site. As an expert on the chemistries employed on site, the role holder will also provide technical advice and undertake troubleshooting of processes to support the manufacturing and SHEQ departments.

To be successful, you should have attained, or be expected to achieve, a minimum of a 2.1 grade in a chemistry related degree and should be able to demonstrate good chemical analysis skills. You must also possess good initiative, a high standard of written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and be an excellent problem solver. The ability to plan, organise and to prioritise your own workload is essential. Experience of process development, NPI or operations support would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefits pension scheme with death in service benefit, paid holiday allowance and access to share incentive plans.

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Closing date: 17/05/2015

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Job title: Graduate Trainee

Location: Singapore

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

 

Graduate Development Programme:

We are looking for graduate for our 2015 intake. The two year development programme is designed to give graduates a great general overview of the business. We will tailor the programme to suit you but each graduate will complete three or four placements across our business functions (sales, marketing, technical, operations and business functions, for example safety or regulatory affairs). For this programme you will need a chemical engineering or chemistry related degree.

 

As well as on-the-job training graduates will benefit from a five module residential training programme which focuses on developing personal and business skills.

 

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Closing date: 15/05/2015

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Job title: Laboratory Apprentice

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Goole (Rawcliffe Bridge)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice to join the Quality Control (QC) team at our Rawcliffe Bridge site in East Yorkshire. This role involves carrying out both routine and one-off laboratory testing and performing a variety of technical support functions across the organisation, taking responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work undertaken.

Educated to A Level standard, with Grade C in Chemistry as a minimum, you should be able to demonstrate an interest in working in a scientific role within a laboratory. Excellent attention to detail is essential, as are good organisational skills. You must also be able to use a computer to perform tasks on a daily basis. The successful candidate will be expected to complete a Foundation Degree in Chemical Science as part of their role, so you must also demonstrate a desire to continue your education while working. Completion of the relevant qualifications can lead to careers in QC, Process Development, Research or Operations.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefits pension scheme with death in service benefit, 25 days paid holiday allowance (plus bank holidays), and free lunch in the on-site restaurant.

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Closing date: 31/05/2015

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Job title: Product Safety Advisor

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Goole (Cowick Hall)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

An opportunity has arisen for a Product Safety Advisor to join our Regulatory Affairs department.  In this role, you will be responsible for providing advice on compliance for new and existing Croda products with respect to Global chemical and application legislation and production of supporting registrations and documentation.
 
With a degree or equivalent in chemistry or biological science you will preferably already have a background in regulatory management, toxicology or environmental science. You should possess the capability to manage a portfolio of activities relating to hazard assessment and communication and should relish the opportunity to build effective working relationships across our group. With a high degree of acumen you will understand and consider the implications decisions made may have on the business. Experience of using SAP EHS would be preferable but is not essential.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefit pension scheme with death in service benefit, 25 days paid holiday allowance (plus bank holidays), free lunch in the on-site restaurant and access to share incentive plans.

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Closing date: 10/05/2015

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Job title: Product Safety Advisor

Location: Brazil | Rua Croda

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,200 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

We currently have an opportunity for a Product Safety Advisor to join our Regulatory team based at Campinas, Brazil.  This professional will be responsible to provide, using specialist knowledge, product safety and regulatory information and advice to the technical and commercial resources and customers. Also will support new product development by assessing product safety data and regulatory compliance.
 
As the successful candidate, you will be educated to degree level in Chemistry, Pharmacy or a related discipline. In addition you will also have previous experience of working in the chemical or related industries, preferably within a similar role in the Regulatory area. You must be a pro-active self-starter who is highly motivated, with fluent Portuguese and advanced English. Good organisation skills are essential to this role, as is the ability to plan and organise your own workload.

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Closing date: 11/05/2015

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Job title: Shift Manager

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Hull (Oak Road)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.
 
We currently have a vacancy for a Shift Manager at our Oak Road site in Hull. The main purpose of the role is to manage a production team on a 5 shift pattern, responsible for ensuring that health, safety, quality and environmental procedures are followed and standards are met when operating plant equipment.  The job holder is also tasked with identifying the causes and corrective actions for any deviation from these. Other responsibilities will include identifying risks and ensuring improvements are implemented to resolve these.

To be successful you will be educated to HNC or degree level in a scientific discipline. You will have gained previous industrial and management experience in a similar industry, and be a team player with proven leadership skills. You will also need to be computer literate and able to manage spreadsheets. Good communication and organisational skills are essential, as are problem solving skills and a keen eye for detail.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefits pension scheme with death in service benefit, paid holiday allowance, and access to share incentive plans.

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Closing date: 17/05/2015

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Job title: Shift QC Analyst

Location: UK | East Yorkshire - Goole (Rawcliffe Bridge)

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,500 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

We currently have opportunities for two Shift Analysts based in the Quality Control department at our Rawcliffe Bridge site in East Yorkshire. Reporting to the QC Team Leader the role will provide technical support to the site, performing analysis and solving problems as required.

To be successful, you will be educated to HND/HNC in a chemistry related discipline or equivalent, and you should also possess good laboratory skills. Experience in a busy QC environment would be advantageous. Attention to detail and the ability to effectively plan and organise your own workload is essential. You must also be a team player with excellent communication skills.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive benefits package including: defined benefits pension scheme including life assurance, paid holiday allowance, free lunch in the on-site restaurant and access to share incentive plans.

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Closing date: 10/05/2015

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Job title: Technical Services Executive

Location: Brazil | Rua Croda

A global leader in speciality chemicals, Croda is the name behind some of the world’s biggest brands providing practical, environmentally minded solutions to the problems of everyday life. In 34 countries, our 3,200 employees work to improve a diverse range of markets - from personal and health care, to home care and plastics.

We currently have an opportunity for a Technical Services Executive to join our Personal Care Applications team based at Campinas, Brazil.  This professional will use technical knowledge and experience to help on the development of new products and advise customers in the use of Personal Care products. Also, will regularly communicate, influence and provide technical support to internal and external stakeholders, building relationships with Production, R&D, Sales and Marketing areas.

As the successful candidate, you will be educated to degree level in Chemistry, Pharmacy or a related discipline. In addition you will also have previous experience of working in the chemical or related industries, preferably within a similar role in the Personal Care market. You must be a pro-active self-starter who is highly motivated, with excellent commercial acumen. Fluent Portuguese, Advanced English and good organisation skills are essential to this role, as is the ability to plan and organise your own workload

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Closing date: 10/05/2015

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