Are you a researcher who feels at home in a modern research and development center of a multinational company and specialized in organic chemistry? Do you develop new and improve existing technology and methodology?  If so, we are looking for you!



Fulltime, Deventer, the Netherlands
Gross annual salary before tax: EUR 58.000 – EUR 89.000


Your challenges as Researcher your responsibilities include:

•    Develop, optimize and maintains the knowledge base related to the own area of expertise in crystallization and anticaking, in order to contribute to efficient production processes and to maximize the reliability, quality, safety, sustainability and efficiency of the processes at the optimum level of costs.
•    Licensor role on Crystallization and Anticaking projects
•    Initiate and develop process studies, new concepts from “scratch” into feasibility and the NPM project implementation process (stage-gated)
•    Lead these projects in an agile way, with involvement of a multi-disciplinary team
•    Master and make available to the organization an in-depth level of crystallization know how in broadest sense
•    Supports business and ISC organization in troubleshooting and continuous improvement


This is our offer.
When you join us, you will be part of our fascinating and ambitious international environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues. A company that develops, produces and sells chemical products that are essential for everyday life and with a world-class sustainability track record and program (Ecovadis platinum rating in 2022). Our employment package comprises:
•    Permanent contract with a 2-month probationary period
•    Annual salary based on your work experience (incl. holiday allowance): (€ 58.000 - € 89.000 before tax.
•    35 holidays.
•    Competitive bonus plan based on your and the business performance.
•    Discount on our collective health insurance.


Have you got what it takes?
To be eligible for this challenging role, you have a passion for chemistry. You organize your work in a structured matter and you put safety above everything. You have excellent reporting skills.

Next to this, you:
•    MSc or PhD degree in science and technology, preferably in crystallization or chemical engineering
•    3-5 years of experience in relevant R&D (this can be PhD project)
•    Experience and affinity with stakeholder management
•    Excellent internal and external communication & reporting skills, including fluent written and spoken English
•    Speaking Dutch is a clear plus


Are you eager to start your career at Nobian as Researcher?
Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on this page and upload your CV and job specific cover letter. Any questions? Then contact Jeroen De Maeyer, Recruiter, on


A pre-employment screening may form part of the selection process.


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