Chemist: R&D specialist

Technophos JSCo is a Bulgarian company, part of the Belgium Ecophos Group. The company team plays an important role in Ecophos’ Research & Development activity, where the professionals are helping with the development, validation and marketing of Ecophos’ innovative technologies in the phosphate world.

Technophos’ demonstration pilot plant, build in Devnya, provides an industrial laboratory for development, testing and validation of Ecophos’ new technologies and also an opportunity for all potential Ecophos’ clients to be introduced to the technology in industrial environment, to perform feasibility studies for large scale projects, to test the equipment and validate the process using specific raw materials.
Besides the research & development role, Technophos is also supporting Ecophos Group in the realization of industrial projects, where the team provides assistance with the Procurement, Logistic, Commissioning and Startup.

Currently, the company is seeking for a highly motivated professional for the position of:

Chemist: R&D specialist
Location: Varna

Key responsibilities for the role:
- Supports production with daily laboratory analysis;
- Supports process development with laboratory scale studies for New Product Development projects on existing processes;
- Reports the outcome from analysis and studies to the concerned parties in due time (laboratory manager, process engineers, etc.)
- Supports the laboratory manager in the establishment of laboratory documentation including Working Instructions, Reports and Analysis Certificates; as well as in the care and maintenance of laboratory equipment and the administrative tasks – stock, orders, etc.
- Coordinates laboratory technician’s daily/weekly tasks.
- Contributes to the continuous improvement of the analytical methodologies, cost effectiveness and quality of the laboratory analysis;
- Works accordingly to GLP: SHE, French/European standards
- Reports directly to the laboratory manager

The person:
Enthusiastic and proactive professional equipped with relevant expertise, quick learner & with critical mind and:

- University degree in chemistry – Bachelor’s degree minimum. A degree in Analytical chemistry shall be considered an advantage.
- Related working experience shall be considered an advantage;
- Good knowledge in English – written and spoken. French will be considered an advantage.
- Strong computer literacy;
- Good soft skills – presentation, communication, etc.;
- Excellent problem solving and time management skills;

The company’s offer:
- An excellent possibility to prove exceptional capacity for a process engineer role;
- Positive and supportive work environment;
- Long-term career perspectives;

The benefits you will get:
- Chance to become part of an international team and create the best professional practices
- Opportunity to work in a modern, high-tech production facilities
- Competitive salary and additional benefits

Ready to take the challenge?

Please, send your CV and motivation letter as soon as possible to: