Group SDS Specialist - Chemicals

Location: Helsinki - Finland

Main goals of the job

This position is to strengthen Teknos Group's Environmental team in its mission to support Teknos' strategy of fast and profitable growth. In this position, you will report to Group Environmental Manager. The preferred location of you is Helsinki, Finland or Vamdrup, Denmark.

With Teknos, you get to join a globally operating family-owned company with friendly and warm work atmosphere where employees' opinions are valued. Teknos is a manufacturer of a versatile portfolio of coatings, and the need to consolidate regulatory and environmental information for the raw material level is increasing and so is the number of countries that Teknos market in.

To oversee and maintain the raw material environmental information and quality of our Safety Data Sheet (SDS), we seek a coordinator that actively participates in the daily work.​

Daily tasks and responsibilities

  • Is responsible for keeping our raw material's environmental data up-to-date
  • Is coordinating the update of SDS at group level
  • Administrates the Safety Data Sheet sending system
  • Is a super user of our IT tools
  • Is responsible for making internal guidance linked to the above described tasks
  • Makes recommendations on areas for optimization
  • Participation in internal projects


You have thorough knowledge of SDS related regulation and GHS/CLP and you are experienced in IT tools used for SDS creation.

You have the ability to work both independently and in a team.

To succeed in this position, you need good level of communication skills, problem solving capability and project work experience; you have been part of project teams or lead projects, understanding business principles. Fluency in English is must.

You have preferably +3 years proven experience of working with chemicals regulation in e.g. industrial environment, consultancy or chemical trading company. A suitable educational background is a M.Sc. in biology, chemistry or similar.​

What we offer

This position offers you a great opportunity to use your skills and collect further experience within an international and industrial environment. You will have the support of a professional and international team in a growing company.

In Teknos you will also have:

Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.

Inspired and motivated teams: We have a highly skilled workforce. We are a multi-faceted, international organization that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives.

Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your career. 

Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a sustainable future.

Apply for the position to join Teknos family!

Could this be your future job? If yes, we look forward to get to know you better.

Send your application to this position via our recruiting system by October 21st, 2019.

Apply for the position

For further information, please contact:

Tine Kokholm, Group Environmental Manager via email