Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Senior Polymer (Synthetic) Chemist in Patras/Greece

We are looking for a Polymer (Synthetic) Chemist with expertise in organic synthesis to support development, qualification, and manufacture of new monomers and polymers to meet a range of specific properties & standards.

Job responsibilities:

  • Working as part of a team in polymer R&D and Product Development
  • This role would be well-suited to someone with a higher qualification in Chemistry (PhD) and experience developing materials such as monomers and polymers
  • Undertaking development work to synthesize polymers meeting particular requirements and specifications
  • Qualifying materials developed to ensure compliance with industry standards
  • Evaluating raw materials and processes, particularly for replacement of obsolete raw materials or products
  • Coordinating with external suppliers and test houses as required
  • Investigating and resolving material and scale-up or manufacturing related problems
  • Supporting process control and improvement techniques
  • Producing high quality technical reports for management

Qualifications required:

  • PhD in Synthetic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Materials Science or similar
  • Proven experience in the development of materials such as monomers and polymers
  • Experience handling hazardous chemicals and associated safety protocols
  • Experience with (mini) pilot reactors
  • Experience with analytical techniques such as HPLC, SEC, UV-VIS etc
  • Strong communication skills, able to work effectively in a team
  • Able to write and present comprehensive technical report

What we offer:

  • Collaborative, transparent, and team-oriented culture
  • Excellent working environment
  • Competitive salary

If you share this mentality, please send us your bio at with the corresponding code: SPC-Patras

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