Johnson Matthey Plc

About Johnson Matthey

Johnson Matthey is a FTSE 100 specialising in catalysis, precious metal, chemicals and process  in sustainable technologies. Founded in 1817, today, Johnson Matthey is a global company with around 12,000 employees working in over 30 countries.

We focus on products for clean air, clean energy and low carbon and we are the experts in the application and recycling of precious metals.

Sustainable Future

Our products enhance the quality of life for millions of people every day. They make a major contribution to the world around us through their positive impact on the environment and on our health.

What we are looking for

A small number of high achieving, mobile graduates with potential to be future leaders are recruited each year, onto a 3 year rotational development programme designed to provide them with exposure to our larger manufacturing sites and refineries in Europe. These graduates must have strong leadership, interpersonal and where appropriate, good language skills.

Candidates must have excellent academic achievements, and have a degree (minimum 2:1)  in Manufacturing, or Engineering (Chemical or Process) or Materials Science as well as a second language in (preferably) English, German or Dutch.

Career Progression;

We offer a three year graduate development programme made up of rotational assignments at our larger manufacturing operations in Europe. You will be supported through structured projects and leadership training. We also offer you a mentor throughout your graduate assignments.

What we offer; (UK)

Excellent remuneration

25 days annual leave per year

Individual performance bonus

Relocation and property rental allowance

Structured training and development

Other in country benefits

Application Process

Step 1 – Apply online

Step 2 – Telephone interview

Step 3 – Assessment centre

Step 4 – Final interview

Step 5  - Offer

We welcome all applications from students who have the right to work in the UK on a permanent basis, as we are unable to support work permit applications for this vacancy.

For any opportunity in Europe you must have unrestricted work authorisation to work in the UK.


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