Chemist (m/f/d)
as Research Scientist

For our Business Unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties at our site in Burgkirchen an der Alz, Germany

As one of the world’s leaders in industrial chemistry, Clariant creates value with innovative and sustainable chemical products and solutions for customers from different industries. The business unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties is one of the largest providers of specialty chemicals and application solutions for consumer care and industrial markets. Combining chemical industry knowledge with high-performance ingredients and formulation expertise, ICS delivers solutions with the best cost-performance ratios.

The global Research Center Surfactants is looking for a motivated and creative Chemist (m/f/d) who can strengthen the execution of our innovation strategy. In our Research Site in Burgkirchen an der Alz (Bavaria), Germany, you will be working in a synthesis laboratory and supporting innovation projects in an international environment.


Synthesis of innovative surface-active agents.
Being key contributor to Sustainability Transformation of our core technology platform Surfactants.
Exploring new technology fields and mapping out technology strategies.
Close collaboration with Application Development, Process Technology, Pilot, and Production plants.


PhD in Organic Chemistry, preferably with Postdoc experience.
Hands-on and in-depth experience in synthetic organic chemistry.
Creative personality, thinking outside the box, and strong problem-solving skills.
Excellent team player with good communication skills and high motivation, ambition, and reliability.
Fluency in German and English.

Our Offer:

Room for creativity in an attractive, global working environment.
Future career growth opportunities and support of your development needs with tailored, individual trainings.
Strong teamwork with international and multidisciplinary collaborations.
An attractive remuneration and benefits of a modern company.

Clariant is a focused, sustainable, and innovative specialty chemical company based in Muttenz, near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2021, Clariant totaled a staff number of 11 537 and recorded sales of CHF 4.372 billion in the fiscal year for its continuing businesses.

The company reports in three business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis and Natural Resources. Clariant’s corporate strategy is led by the overarching purpose of ‚Greater chemistry – between people and planet‘ and reflects the importance of connecting customer focus, innovation, sustainability, and people.

Join us and help create sustainable value through chemistry for customers all over the globe.

If you are ready to take the challenge at Clariant and the job description inspires you and corresponds to your qualification, please apply online (# 36231) via www.clariant.com/careers.

Wencke Leyens-Wiedau
Senior Talent Acquisition Partner EMEA
Tel. +49 (0)69/305-80667

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