Bangpoo, Thailand
Full time

About the Job

The Senior Chemist, R&D Dyes position is a newly created role and will be based in Bangpoo, Thailand. The role reports to the Head of Competence Center Cellulosics based in Reinach, Switzerland.


  • Leading and performing R&D projects for new textile dyes, from lab synthesis to scale up
  • Optimization of existing products and processes
  • Production and application support
  • Reporting and documentation of results; preparing of lab procedures
  • Information exchange with local R&D teams; networking
  • Train and develop co-workers in safety


  • A doctorate in Chemistry, preferably in Organic Chemistry
  • Experience in dyes & pigments or fine chemicals chemistry
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in R&D or production in the chemical industry, preferably R&D or production of dyes or pigments
  • Experience with chemical synthesis of small molecules (wide scope of organic chemistry), especially organic colorants (dyes) and their intermediates. Understanding of applications.
  • Able to respond in a flexible manner to changing circumstances, self-motivated
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and has business acumen
  • Experience in project management
  • Great teamwork and communication skills
  • Ability to communicate in fluently in English - verbal and written
  • Any additional language skill will be a plus


  • Position is based in Bangpoo, Thailand
  • Manage a team of up to 5 staff

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Our people have a rich tradition of working side by side with our customers as long-term partners and trusted advisors, developing tailored applications and solutions that help customers deliver business success.

This is how we help people fulfill their desire for products that appeal to their emotions and senses for a greater life experience, by developing beauty- and performance-improving technologies applied to everyday products.

We do that along the principles of "The Archroma to a Sustainable World: Safe, Efficient, Enhanced. It's our nature!"

As a minimum, we require your CV. You are able to attach up to 5 other documents you think may be relevant to your application.

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