Sibelco Innovation Development (Graduate) Programme - Antwerp | Belgium
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Attachments:|| TI Graduate SIDP Program Advert (003).docx (Word, 191KB)
|Application Close Date:||14-Jul-2019|
Sibelco mines and manufactures a wide range of mineral products for both local and international markets. Founded in 1872, Sibelco began in Europe and has grown into one of the largest industrial minerals companies in the world - privately owned and multinational, our vision is to be the best Global Material Solutions Company. We are market driven, operationally excellent and offer a compelling culture.
Join Our Business Through This Incredible Opportunity
What We Offer:
A permanent position, starting with a 2 years placement as part of the Sibelco Innovation Development Program (SIDP) within our global Technology and Innovation team, where you will receive direct sponsorship and mentoring by Sibelco's Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Dr. Georg F.L. Wiessmeier. Technology Innovation covers three innovation domains: process innovation (new process technologies), materials innovation (materials solutions) and business innovation (business models).
The primary work location will be Sibelco's global head office in Antwerp, Belgium. Extended business trips to other locations to work in different business entities are part of the program and will be required for the success of the appointed strategic project.
The SIDP connects people through the global utilization of resources and knowledge. Our program is designed to expose you to different cultures and a global view of the industrial environment where you will drive change, develop our people, network and retain talent for the future.
Sibelco offers a compelling culture in which people thrive and perform at their best, are challenged to explore possibilities and are recognized for their contribution to the company's successes.
What we look for:
- Educated to Masters level (e.g. chemical engineering, chemistry, process engineering, mineralogy). A PhD would be highly regarded
- Competent English language skills
- Have the right to work in Belgium and be mobile to travel within continent and globally
- Industry experience is an advantage
We are seeking talented, motivated and passionate Post Graduates in natural sciences or engineering in the areas of materials, chemistry, mineralogy or processes, with a desire to build positive relationships, explore opportunities, speak up and deliver on promise; at a company with a strong and sustainable culture supporting both individual and organizational performance, development and growth.
Please submit your application (in English) through our recruitment system by clicking apply to be formally considered for our role. Only applications through this method can be accepted. The closing date for applications is Sunday 7th July 2019 however we may begin shortlisting earlier than this date.
Sibelco recognises the strength of our diverse global workforce and values difference and inclusion for all. Our rich mix of people bring an exciting exchange of ideas and knowledge to keep us moving forward and innovating new solutions. We seek talent of all backgrounds and abilities and continue to develop our leaders and our culture to help all employees to grow and reach their full potential.