We want you to strengthen our chemical expertise in our European technology group at Sonoco Alcore. First, your focus is on the EMEA-area. Later, you offer your support and expertise in other chemistry-related items also with our colleagues globally.
You support our sourcing with regard to raw materials and work with our production in chemistry-related matters. You also take actively part in quality matters as well as the search and development of (new) applications.
You will lead and participate in new product development projects and be a part of customer cases. You build and maintain links to suppliers, universities and research institutes.
We expect you to have a chemical education from a technical university or chemist degree from a university and at least 3 – 5 years of experience in industrial production company or in chemical or equipment manufacturing company. You have ability to convert laboratory scale to production, as well as have capability to roll up your sleeves and show your result orientation. You communicate fluently in English. All other language skills are a merit.
Your office will be in Karhula in Kotka. The position includes international travelling. You will report to our Technology Director leading our European technology group.
This position offers you the opportunity to fully apply your chemistry expertise from laboratory and formulation direct into the production environment in a global company. Do you want to make this position your own success story? This is your opportunity to join the acknowledged leader in high-quality, innovative, value-creating tube and core solutions.
For more information, please contact Mercuri Urval´s consultant, Kari Hausen, tel. +358 50 374 3504 on Friday the 14th of June or Thursday the 20th of June. Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter including a salary request no later than July the 21st at www.mercuriurval.fi (reference: FI-14181).
Sonoco Alcore is part of Sonoco, a global provider of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging and packaging supply chain services. Sonoco Alcore is the acknowledged leader in high-quality, innovative, value-creating tube and core solutions throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. We have over 30 manufacturing locations and 1800 employees in 15 countries, serving over 50 countries.
In Finland we have board mill in Kotka, and tube and core plants in Kotka, Ruovesi and Ruukki. We use recycled fibers to make high quality board and convert that further to produce cores and tubes for industrial use. We employ over 150 people.