Project Manager Paper Coatings - YKI, Ytkemiska Institutet AB - Kemiingenjörsjobb i Stockholm
Project Manager Paper Coatings
YKI, Ytkemiska Institutet AB / Kemiingenjörsjobb / Stockholm
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The Institute for Surface Chemistry (YKI) is the internationally leading industrial research institute in applied surface and colloid chemistry. Clients come from many industrial sectors including; biotechnology; food; industrial chemicals; household and personal care products; pulp and paper; printing and packaging; speciality coatings, adhesives and paints; drug manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies. In addition, the institute has 75 member companies, a number of which are world leaders in their fields and more than 50 % based outside of Sweden. YKI has 70 employees and is located in a research-intensive area on the campus of The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). YKI is part of SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden (SP Group). For further information please visit our website at
YKI principally has five strategic focus areas: Formulation, Dynamic Systems, Delivery and Release, Surface Design and Structured Materials. These activities are carried out in the form of projects which are a mix between longer-term fundamental research programs and shorter industrial research contracts. YKI has an ambitious research program and sees the need to further strengthen its expertise in these strategic research areas during 2008.
As a project manager at YKI your role will be to initiate, market and manage research projects in close cooperation with industry as well as universities and other research institutes. Another key activity is to develop the knowledge base within your own research area at YKI and promote applications to industry.
Project Manager Paper Coatings
As project manager you will be responsible for research projects primarily in the area of paper coatings and working in collaboration with the forest products industry. Your responsibilities will be to initiate and manage projects within this developing research area in which the surface chemistry challenges lie in surface modification for renewable barrier materials and development of innovative paper coatings such as superhydrophobic treatment.
We require a PhD trained in the areas of surface or materials chemistry. Experience of working in the paper coating industry is considered a bonus.
Personal attributes
As a project manager at YKI personal skills are important for developing and maintaining relationships with customers and other partners. Furthermore, you should be business oriented, structured and an innovative team player. Successful candidates will receive appropriate training in project management.
For further information please contact
Dr. Agne Swerin, Manager of the Forest Products Section, YKI
tel: + 46 8 5010 6031, e-mail:
To apply
Please send your CV and covering letter to our HR Manager: no later than 31 March 2008..
YKI is continuously looking for new or complimentary competences in applied surface and colloid chemistry. If you do not wish to apply for the above positions but consider your background to be in YKI’s strategic areas you are encouraged to submit your CV to our HR Manager.


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Sista dag att ansöka är 2008-03-31
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