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Chemical Manager

Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Brabrand, Central Region, DK, 8220

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description


It’s an exciting time to be a part of the IFF family! We are a global leader in taste, scent, probiotics and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of natural solutions and accelerating our growth strategy.

We are looking for a CHEMICAL MANAGER to be part of our vibrant EHS (Environment, Health & Safety) organization ensuring regulatory and internal compliance for chemical substances and mixtures. The person we are looking for is an expert in risk and safety evaluation of processes involving hazardous chemicals and in chemical related requirements from the Danish Authorities ensuring the Campus Brabrand site’s right to operate. You will be working in our EHS organization you will support the entire safety organization on Brabrand site. 

You will be responsible for the integration and management of internal policies and legal requirements from the Danish Authorities. You will have the responsibility of maintaining, developing, leveraging & implementing an effective management program for chemical agents/mixtures including chemical risk evaluations, permits, and internal safety policies.


Key responsibilities:
-Implementation of chemical risk evaluation for chemical processes involving >4000 chemical agents/mixtures at Campus Brabrand
-Registration of new hazardous chemicals and mixtures arriving at the site
-Applying and maintaining permits for chemicals (toxins, narcotics, explosives, etc.)
-Administrator for registration system for chemicals and mixtures (AlphaOmega)
-Calculation of hazard labelling of mixtures of chemicals
-Expert consultant for department specific instructions and handling of chemicals
-Responsibility for compliance to Danish laws and regulations and IFF policies

Job Requirements


- Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Chemistry, Biotechnology, Engineering or related fields with practical experience acquired through previous industrial or academic experience
- Fluent Danish and English language skills
- Deep knowledge and experience with the Danish regulations with regards to chemical management and safety as well as the EU regulations on classification and labelling of chemicals and mixtures
- Brilliant collaborative and project management skills with attention to details
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Result driven and excellent problem-solving skills
- Preferred: knowledge of AlphaOmega or other chemical managements systems



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