Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council, is both the forum and voice of the European chemical industry. It aims to maintain and develop a prosperous chemical industry in Europe by promoting the best possible economic, social and environmental conditions to bring benefits to society.
The chemical industry is a € 500+ billion industry, providing over 1 million direct jobs and nearly 2.5 million indirect jobs in Europe. The chemical industry is the “Industry of Things”. The industry's products are essential to 95% of everything manufactured: hygiene, health, mobility, construction, computers and electronics all rely on the chemical industry. The sector is also critical to meeting future needs, such as developing energy sources or managing scarce resources. The chemical industry is essential for achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Cefic is located in Brussels to represent the industry vis-à-vis EU institutions and involve member federations and companies in European advocacy. We employ more than 150 people.
In order to strengthen its LRI Research Program, Cefic is looking for a (m/f): LRI Program Manager (LRI = Long Range Research Initiative).
As LRI Program manager, you will work with industry and external scientists and stakeholders (academia, governments, EU Institutions) for designing and implementing research projects to improve the assessment of the impact of chemicals on human health and on the environment. You will also be responsible for the communication of the LRI program and its results. You will report to the Executive Director Innovation.
The successful candidate will be a highly experienced professional who demonstrates the following experience and competencies:
Please send your application with full curriculum vitae, quoting the reference LRI-03, before 31st May 2020 to Cefic, Sophie Liebersens, HR Assistant, Rue Belliard 40 b15, 1040 Brussels.
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NB: Please note that in the course of the recruitment process, your application may be shared with Internal departments and/or Cefic members.