An Advanced Materials and Specialty Chemicals Company
To us, it’s all about advanced materials and specialty chemicals. We are a company committed to developing top-notch chemistry that addresses next-generation mobility and improves resource efficiency.
Our innovative products and constantly evolving market solutions respond to fast-pacing demand in automotive and aerospace, smart and medical devices, batteries and energy efficiency to power the change; in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications in consumer goods enabling agile and tailored solutions for each of our customer’s need.
We dedicate to a circular economy and collaborate with game-changers to spark the impact of cleaner and sustainable solutions globally. Our lightweight materials enhance cleaner transportation, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality.
Diverse, entrepreneurial, and bright talent is Solvay’s beacon with 26,800 employees who innovate and manufacture our products in more than 61 countries. It’s been part of our DNA since the Group’s very foundation, more than 150 years ago by Ernest Solvay, driving us to serve as an open innovation hub housing the best minds for global advancement at all level of the value creation.
Research and innovation are at the heart of Solvay. We believe technology must constantly evolve to make more things possible, but in a cleaner, smarter, and more connected way than ever before.
We are historically tied to bold scientific enterprise mindset as embodied in our founder, Ernest Solvay and today leveraged in our Solvay Ventures capital fund to fastly anticipate demands and envisioning intrepid scientific advancement.
We embrace difference and diversity striving together to ensure that a variety of disciplines and approaches are brought to the table to fully understand the needs of our customers operating in fast-changing markets. When the Sun sets in the US, it rises in Singapore allowing us to always be one step ahead to timely assist our customers’ needs.
Why work at Solvay?
At Solvay, our vision for the future drives everything we do. We are inspired by the ambition to reshape our industry by building a sustainable and pioneering business with chemistry at its heart.
Our goal in HR is to place each of our employees at the heart of this strategy. Through their skills and talents, they are the ones who ensure the sustainable growth of the Group.
By implementing a people-focused culture, we support our people to reach their potential: we want to empower our teams, committing them to tangible objectives and foster a “customer-oriented” state of mind which is creative and collaborative.
As far as career management is concerned, we encourage people to play an active role in their individual development and career evolution and we, as HR, support them to seize new opportunities.
Joining Solvay means commitment, innovative mindset, passion and this make the most of a collaborative environment!
What are the main opportunities working at Solvay?
There are many. We have a strong Group culture that is linked to our history and our core business – science and innovation. This brings considerable energy and passion.
Challenging jobs, international opportunities –we’ve over 470 expatriates- team-work but also a fulfilling environment makes Solvay a Group in which everyone can find their own space to invent, create and flourish, both personally and professionally.
We encourage the growth of our people through continuous development: our Solvay Corporate University is a key lever to enhance talents and skills.