Monsanto is seeking an exceptionally talented scientist to become an integral member of our multidisciplinary Chemistry Organization as an Agrochemical Formulations Chemist. This role will have responsibility for the development of new and improved emulsions and flowables based agrochemical formulations. The primary focus will be on conducting experimental work driving product development through the application of formulation & delivery sciences.
- Design, prepare, and test new and improved product formulations.
- Coordinate activities with the Monsanto R & D team (analytical chemists, biologists, agronomists, statisticians).
- Interface with Research as well as Business, Manufacturing, Marketing, Regulatory and Quality functions regarding project updates and product advancement.
- Act as a liaison with internal and external customers and provide technical reports and presentations to diverse audiences.
- Limited travel to Monsanto field testing and manufacturing sites to support testing and commercialization of products and formulations may be required.
- MS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field with a focus in colloid chemistry and/or surfactant/interfacial sciences.
- 5+ years of formulations/product development experience in the agrochemical, consumer goods, petrochemical, or related industry.
- Demonstrated success in the development of product formulations (including emulsions/microemulsions & suspension concentrates) and scale-up from lab to commercial-scale production.
- Excellent analytical and creative thinking, with strong problem solving skills and an ability to identify and champion new technologies, especially for effective delivery of agrochemical actives.
- An ability to work on cross-functional and international teams and adapt well to change in a complex corporate and market environment.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- PhD in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field with a focus in colloid chemistry and/or surfactant/interfacial sciences.
Monsanto - 16 months ago
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