The Dow Chemical Company
Product Chemistry Manager','1706049','!*!
Dow AgroSciences, LLC has an exciting and challenging opportunity in the Product Chemistry Manager Team within the Crop Protection Product Design and Development R&D for a Product Chemistry Manager. The product chemistry manager will lead projects that enable registration of new and existing active ingredients along with their agricultural products. This position is located in Indianapolis, IN.
Manage projects required for global product-chemistry registration in the areas of physical properties, analytical methods, product stability and batch analysis of active ingredient and formulated products.
Design and implement product specifications of technical material.
Actively participate on global, cross-functional teams.
Validate and execute analytical methods in the laboratory and work directly with Contract Research Organizations to provide required data.
Initiate, coordinate, format according to requirements and issue reports needed for registration and re-registration of end use products and active ingredients.
Act as Study Director to plan, write protocols and carry out analytical studies in support of registration and development.
Partner with other DAS research organizations from multiple disciplines (Manufacturing, R&D, Regulatory, Supply Chain) to communicate project progress and timelines.
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required.
A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.
Degree discipline in Analytical Chemistry or a related science is preferred.
A minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience is preferred.
A strong analytical chemistry background and project management experience is preferred.
Ability to excel in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, and customer focused environment.
Prior experience with conducting physical properties studies and analytical method validations following EPA FIFRA or OECD GLP is preferred.
Excellent interpersonal skills. Must be able to effectively interact with a diverse group of customers, peers, plant personnel, R&D, regulatory, and industrial experts.
Accepts responsibility and takes ownership of projects.
Possesses excellent problem solving and time management skills. Shows initiative toward research planning and execution.
Demonstrates flexibility to accommodate urgent projects.
Technical proficiency in using Scientific Methodology to solve complex problems with high impact.
Focus on continuous improvement in the areas of technology, cost, and process efficiency.
Anticipate future trends and has options in mind to enable quick actions.
Values environmental health and safety.
DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at www.dow-dupont.com.
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies in late 2018 or early 2019. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.
Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits
An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company
Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others
Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.
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The Dow Chemical Company
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Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's diversified industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. In 2012, Dow had annual sales of approximately $57 billion and employed approximately 54,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 188 sites in 36 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.