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Product Development Chemist - Adhesives

We are currently looking for a product developer within the adhesive industry. 

Job description

This role focuses on optimizing and improving current products as well as developing new products. We are searching for an hands on professional with good product knowledge who is able to operate independently. As a product developer you will be performing the research independently and will be responsible for scientific decisions and the progress of the projects at hand. The product focus is on 2-component (2K) adhesives.

In short: A challenging job as a product developer with lots of freedom, growth potential within a fast growing and innovative company!


  • You independently set up research plans for the development of new products

  • You perform physical performance tests (e.g. pull / stretch, dry time, hardness and color tones)

  • You will be the contact person for technical product questions.​​​​​​


  • Bachelor (Organic) Chemistry or comparable

  • 2 till 5 years' experience

  • Strong chemical knowledge e.g. Adhesives, Polyurethane, Epoxy Products, etc.

  • You set ambitious and at the same time realistic deadlines for your projects 

  • You have excellent communication skills.

  • A valid work permit for the Netherlands is a must

  • Excellent knowledge of the English language, preferably also a good command of German and Dutch language.


  • Contract: Permanent position

  • Salary: Ranging from 2500- 3750 gross monthly

  • Hours: 32-40h

  • Region: Deventer, The Netherlands