Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of specialty materials and chemical products which are used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our products, essential to everyday living, are manufactured in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for operational excellence, sustainability and premier safety performance, Celanese delivers value to customers around the globe with best-in-class technologies. Based in Dallas, Texas, the company employs approximately 7,500 employees worldwide and had 2014 net sales of $6.8 billion, with approximately 67% generated outside of North America. For more information about Celanese Corporation and its global product offerings, visit www.celanese.com.
The Engineered Materials business of CE is a global leader in development, manufacture and sale of high performance polymers and compounds to the automotive, medical industrial and consumer segments. The engineered materials business leverages our leading project pipeline model to more rapidly commercialize projects. Our unique approach is based on deep customer engagement to develop new projects that are aligned with our skill domains to address critical customer needs and ensure our success and growth. Our project pipeline model leverages competitive advantages that include our global assets and resources, marketplace presence, broad materials portfolio and differentiated capabilities. We have major R&D centers in Florence, KY, Frankfurt, Germany and Shanghai, China with satellite centers located in Winona, MN, Auburn Hills, MI, Mexico, Brazil, UK, Italy, Korea and Japan. CE is an industry leader in color technology innovation and has commercialized applications at multiple auto OEMs, appliances and other industrial goods. Recently, CE has opened a state-of-the-art Color Innovation and Customer Solutions center in Florence, KY
Located in Florence KY R&D center, the Color Technology Leader will have responsibility for leading the global integration of color technology from recent and future acquisitions, and delivering on a deep pipeline of projects. Working with global T&I leaders, program managers and business leaders, the individual will also help shape the strategy and roadmap for this color technology. Simultaneously, he/she will also work with color technologists in the team, product development and analytical technologists as well as manufacturing and commercial functions to execute customer projects and deliver for the business. It is expected that the leader will coach and mentor less experienced scientists and eventually grow to assume leadership of the global color technology team in CE, a highly visible role that drives vision/strategy and bottom-line impact for color, appearance and haptics for all CE product lines.
Required Yrs Exp:
Minimum of 7 years in the coloring of plastics industry
B.S. Degree or higher in Polymer Science, Chemistry, Chemical or Materials Science/Engineering