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Senior Environmental Chemist

Job Title: Senior Environmental Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangladesh
Salary: Significant salary + package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89487
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.91286.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 29, 2012 12:39

Job Description

Global retail group are currently searching for a Senior Environmental Chemist to join their sourcing office to assist with their commitment to a low chemical discharge programme. In this role you will be responsible for taking the lead role within Asia sub-continent with regard Sustainable Business Development department in Asian sub-continent regarding all operational matters relating to their low discharge. In 2012, this will mean overseeing and reporting on the nominated Pilot Projects which have been established. You will join, as and when required, working sessions of the group of Brands working on the Joint Roadmap. To be successful you will need to conduct the necessary training amongst the business in Asia, such that all concerned are made aware of, and support the necessary changes in behaviour which this commitment will demand. As the Senior Environmental Chemist you will act as the first point of contact with Asian sub-continent based Third Party Stakeholders whom the business may need to engage but to seek agreement with the Head of Environmental Chemist in Europe before starting any work with such parties. You will need to keep the Head of Environmental Chemist informed of all local developments, as well as providing ideas, opportunities or threats from the front-line on possible innovations or necessary changes in operational processes. This is a great opportunity for someone to join a huge business and to make a real impact in their sourcing and manufacturing performance and their impact on the environment. It is essential that you have a Chemistry background, textile chemistry focus an additional plus. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of pollution potential and impacts with strong understanding of analytical chemistry data. The company will reward you with an excellent salary package plus relocation benefits for those moving from overseas.