Product Manager - Chemicals

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    £40k-£60k dependant on experience + Bonus 10-15%

  • Contact phone:

    07425 691015

  • Job ref:

    B- J7473

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  • Consultant:

    David Hoggart


Eleven have been retained by an established Speciality Chemicals Manufacturing and Distribution company, who are looking to add to their Commercial team with a Product Manager.

With an enviable product portfolio and existing client base, we are looking for someone with technical qualifications and then chemicals industry experience, to take over an existing product portfolio and client base. The role will involve learning the products and processes, and then using your background and knowledge to build relationships internally and externally to make sure that your clients have the appropriate solutions, as well as spot new opportunities for existing products, and areas for application development.

Ideally you will have knowledge specifically of Industrial Chemicals i.e. Lubricants, Surfactants, Coatings, Polymers, Elastomers, Adhesives, Sealants

The role can be operated remotely, as long as you are willing and able to be on site in London, as well as to client sites in the UK and Europe, as and when needed. Video technology has reduced the need for international travel, but we need someone that is able to commit to 40-50% travelling when needed.

The role is available because of internal promotion and growth, and is an excellent opportunity for someone with technical chemical product and applications experience, to make their next move within product management.


The company pay a competitive salary based on your background and proven experience, plus mobile, laptop and company car / allowance, as well as performance related Bonus 10-15%, Holidays and Pension.


• Degree (or above) in technical discipline i.e. Chemistry, Chemical Engineering

• Technical knowledge of Spec Chemicals industries

• Demonstrable Product Portfolio Management and strategy development

• UK and International client experience

• Product and application development

• Positive Commercial experience and knowledge

• Highly organised with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

• Strong relationship building and communication skills

For full details contact David Hoggart

Eleven Recruitment has been recruiting within the Chemicals sectors since 1999 covering Technical, Commercial, and Office vacancies across UK, Europe, and Globally, so if this role isn’t for you, but you have experience across the Chemicals industries, then please still get in touch, as we are happy to discuss your background, and your next career move.

Eleven Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Product / Portfolio / Manager / Management / Commercial / Sales / Chemicals / Lubricants / Surfactants / Coatings / Polymers / Elastomers / Adhesives / Sealants