Careers

We are growing and need to find people who can help us continue our research and leadership in the clean-tech sector.

By joining Econic Technologies you will be able to turn your science and commercial talents into tangible outcomes. Outcomes that positively impact the world we live in. Partner with an expert team and innovative, future-focused clients on ground-breaking catalyst technologies.

We employ a rich mix of people with scientific and commercial backgrounds, unified by a passion to turn knowledge and experience into high-value solutions for the plastics sector. If you are positive, talented and motivated to succeed then please send your cover letter and CV, with reference to the job you are applying for to jobs@econic-technologies.com

  • Econic is hiring a Finance Manager – Nine Months Fixed Contract (Maternity Cover with possible extension)

    Job Title: Finance Manager –Nine Months Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover) – with possible extension
    Location: Alderley Park
    Full/Part Time: Part Time – flexible to cover 20-25 hours per week
    Date:   Closing date for application 21st January 2019
    Salary: £14/£15 per hour

    PDF version – please click here 

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    Company Profile

    Econic Technologies is a young, highly innovative, and fast growing chemical technology company. We create new value from waste CO2 for the plastics industry. Our novel catalyst technology is used by plastics manufacturers to turn waste CO2 into positive economic and environmental potential. We are based in Alderley Park, Cheshire and the Heath Runcorn where we have a Customer Demonstration Facility. We develop and commercialise these novel catalyst technologies, turning scientific research into business advantage while delivering environmental gain for the benefit of all.

    For more details on Econic please see our website: www.econic-technologies.com and our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/econic-technologies-limited/

     

     Job Description

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Finance Manager on a nine months fixed term contract to cover maternity leave, on a flexible part time basis. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can hit the ground running building base line transactions into financial information.

     

     Qualifications

    Professional recognised accountancy qualification ACA, ACMA, ACCA

     

    Skills & Experience

    Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures

    Experience In providing management information

    Able to produce meaningful monthly reporting including P&L, Balance Sheet, and variance to budget analysis and cash flow reporting

    Payroll experience preferred

    Good IT skills, experience of SAGE would be advantageous

     

    Roles and Responsibilities

         * Processing and paying all company invoices and credit notes, making domestic and international payments and setting up payment reminders

         * Staff salary payments and liaison with payroll bureau

         * All HMRC payments including PAYE, VAT etc

         * Control all aspects of the financial accounts including bank reconciliations and VAT returns ensuring all financial transactions are correctly recorded and anomalies investigated.

         * Monitoring the two company bank accounts and making regular cash top-ups as required

         * Carry out all processing required by Sage including, posting all invoices on Sage Instant Accounts, coding all expenditure, posting actual payment dates of the invoices and ensuring back-ups of work and data.

         * Monthly cash flow reporting to monitoring and interpret cash flows predicting future trends.

         * Discuss trends, variances, opportunities and potential risks with the Operations Director, on an ongoing basis.

         * Ensure any audits are managed smoothly create Audit timetable and packs in conjunction with Auditors.

         * Develop internal relationships required for Finance to fulfil its duties.

         * Develop external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g. auditors, solicitors, bankers and statutory organisations such as the Inland Revenue.

         * Comply with all Econic, company policies and Health and Safety procedures

     

    Eligibility and Expectations

         * In order to qualify for this position, you will need to be authorised to live and work in the UK.

         * You must have respect for others and a commitment and enthusiasm for high standards and continuous improvement.

         * At Econic Technologies we value diversity. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome employees who meet the requirements of the job, regardless of gender, ethnic origin, disability, age, religion or sexual orientation.

     

     Important information regarding your application:  

    Please note that we will not be confirming receipt of applications.

    Please include in your application confirmation of your consent for Econic to hold your information and personal details for recruitment purposes.  Applications without consent will be discarded. 

    With regard to an application the procedure outlined will be followed:

         * Econic will keep records of your application strictly for recruitment purposes.

    * Any recruitment documentation will be kept for 12 months following the job position being filled.

    * The successful candidates’ recruitment documentation will be kept in accordance with Econic’s Internal Personal Data Policy.

     

    If you wish for your information to be removed from our records before that date, please contact our Data Protection Manager, Mrs. Laurence Menhinick via enquiries@econic-technologies.com  stating “Personal information removal request” in the title of your email, or by writing to us at Econic Technologies Ltd, Block 19S, Alderley Park, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 4TG.

     

    To apply for this role in the first instance please forward your CV with a cover letter to: jobs@econic-technologies.com stating “ Finance” in the title .  The deadline for application is 21st January 2019.

  • Econic is hiring a Chemistry Technologist – Synthesis

    Job Title: Technologist
    Reporting To: Research Group Team Leader
    Location: Alderley Park, Macclesfield
    Full/Part Time: Full Time
    Date: Closing date for application 21st  January 2019
    Benefits Package: £21k – £26k

    Job Advert Technologist pdf version.

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    Company Profile

    Econic Technologies is a young, highly innovative, and fast growing chemical technology company. We create new value from waste CO2 for the plastics industry. Our novel catalyst technology is used by plastics manufacturers to turn waste CO2 into positive economic and environmental potential. We are based in Alderley Park, Cheshire and the Heath Runcorn where we have a Customer Demonstration Facility. We develop and commercialise these novel catalyst technologies, turning scientific research into business advantage while delivering environmental gain for the benefit of all.

    For more details on Econic please see our website: www.econic-technologies.com and our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/econic-technologies-limited/

    Job Description

    The Technologist will work as part of the scientific team to support the research and development of Econic’s novel catalyst technology. We are looking for a colleague who has some experience of working in an industrial chemical laboratory. To thrive in this role, you will have experience in organic synthesis, you will need to be hands-on and able to work independently, adaptable to ideas and change, resourceful and self-motivated. The role is based within our highly innovative team in Alderley Edge, Cheshire.

    Qualifications

    BSc in Chemistry is essential, MSc in Chemistry would be desirable. Chemical industry experience is highly desirable. At least 1 year of research experience (preferably including organic synthesis) in an industrial or academic laboratory is essential.

    Skills & Experience

    * Ability to execute an experimental work plan; drawing on input/advice and feedback from the team leader and wider team.

    * Experience in organic synthesis is essential, direct experience with catalysts and/or complex organic molecules is desirable.

    * Capable of performing and understanding routine analysis methods such as NMR, IR, UV-Vis spectroscopy, Mass spectrometry.

    * Excellent numeracy and literacy, and computer literacy.

    * Proficiency in key MS Office programs (Excel, Word) is desirable.

    * Ability to work independently with good problem-solving skills.

     Roles and Responsibilities

    * Maintain an excellent safety culture by timely reporting of all safety incidents and learning events.

    * Carry out research under the guidance of the team leader; involving organic synthesis, catalyst development, lab-based polymerisation reactions, and the use of high-pressure        equipment.

    * Execution of an experimental work plan, drawing on input from the rest of the team and other key stake holders.

    * Documentation and timely reporting of all experimental work.

    * Assisting the team to ensure procedures are developed and kept up to date.

    * Build strong, positive working relationships with team members.

    * Actively contribute to continuous improvement by developing ideas to improve personnel safety, environmental aspects and process improvement.

    * Manage stock levels of key consumables, maintain facilities and equipment for the team, in line with laboratory demand planning. Where appropriate, training will be provided     for routine maintenance.

    * General facility housekeeping duties.

    Eligibility and Expectations

    * In order to qualify for this position, you will need to be authorised to live and work in the UK.

    * You must have respect for others and a commitment and enthusiasm for high standards and continuous improvement.

    * At Econic Technologies we value diversity. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome employees who meet the requirements of the job, regardless of gender, ethnic origin, disability, age, religion or sexual orientation.

     

    Important information regarding your application:  

    Please note that we will not be confirming receipt of applications.

    Please include in your application confirmation of your consent for Econic to hold your information and personal details for recruitment purposes.  Applications without consent will be discarded. 

    With regard to an application the procedure outlined will be followed:

    * Econic will keep records of your application strictly for recruitment purposes.

    * Any recruitment documentation will be kept for 12 months following the job position being filled.

    * The successful candidates’ recruitment documentation will be kept in accordance with Econic’s Internal Personal Data Policy.

    If you wish for your information to be removed from our records before that date, please contact our Data Protection Manager, Mrs. Laurence Menhinick via enquiries@econic-technologies.com  stating “Personal information removal request” in the title of your email, or by writing to us at Econic Technologies Ltd, Block 19S, Alderley Park, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 4TG.

     

    To apply for this role in the first instance please forward your CV with a cover letter to: jobs@econic-technologies.com  stating “Technologist” in the title.  The deadline for application is 21st January 2019.

     

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