Welcome to the Johnson Matthey Hub

Johnson Matthey is a speciality chemicals company using science to make the world cleaner and healthier. More than 90 percent of our sales come from technologies that benefit the environment and health, enhancing people’s lives across the planet.

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Typically recruits

  • Chemical/Process
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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Undergrad intake: 10+
Graduate intake: 75+
We are one of Britain's oldest companies, which this year celebrates it's 200th anniversary.
Operations in over 30 countries and employs around 13,000 people.
Around 1,600 of our employees work in R&D representing some 12% of the total workforce.
We focus on products for clean air, clean energy and low carbon.
Our products enhance the quality of life for millions of people every day.
Johnson Matthey is Britain’s Most Admired Company 2014.
R&D investment of £169.9 million
89% of sales from products with sustainability benefits

Placements / Internships (2)

Graduate Opportunities

Tess Cakebread-Brown, Process Engineer

"One of the best parts of working at the manufacturing site is the number of different teams you get to interact with as a process engineer."

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Philip Hughes, Regional R&D Manager

"Philip joined Johnson Matthey's Technology Centre after a sponsored PhD and worked on catalyst and zeolite projects before becoming Regional R&D Manager of our Chemical Catalysts business."

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Andrew Fish, Experimentalist

"I have gained an enormous amount of satisfaction from being involved with designing and testing a new product in the lab and following its subsequent scale up to large scale production"

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Johnson Matthey Acquires Pharmorphix

The acquisition brings world-leading material science capabilities to Johnson Matthey’s expanding European API and clinical supply services. Johnson Matthey acquired the Pharmorphix® solid form research business from Sigma-Aldrich on 1st October 2015. The acquisition brings world-leading material science capabilities to Johnson Matthey's expanding European API and clinical supply services. Pharmorphix is an established provider of solid form services, including polymorph studies,...

Bill Cotton

Principal Engineer

"One of most enjoyable parts of working in Johnson Matthey is the people - they are all very friendly and always willing to help. This is the main reason I enjoy my work."

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