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Chemicals Recruitment

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Plastics Recruiting

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Specialty Gases Recruiting

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Advanced Materials

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Personal Care Product

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C-Suite Recruiting

Who We Are

The Chatham Group is a dynamic talent acquisition firm with over 250 years of combined experience in the Chemicals, Plastics, Specialty Gases, Advanced Materials and Personal Care Products based industries.

Our recruiters bring a much needed personal focus to the hiring process. Our mission is to partner with our clients to understand individual needs, consult on the best approach, and continually modify the process to deliver the ideal employee. We work closely with talented individuals to understand their needs, goals and motivations, to ensure synergy with our clients. We know the importance, impact, and cost of every hiring decision. Our job is to make this process simpler, faster, and transparent. Since 2004, The Chatham Group has been successfully partnering with clients, assisting them in locating and hiring great people to drive company growth!

A Global Network

As part of MRINetwork®, we are affiliated with one of the world’s largest recruitment and placement organizations, with over 300 offices spanning four continents. Our Accelerated Recruitment™ approach brings together the right combination of scale, expertise, and methodology to match each client’s specific needs.

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Areas of Specialization


We specialize in all things Chemicals! Our experienced staff comes from the industry and understands the technologies, markets and issues. This includes manufacturing specialty chemicals, formulating paints and coatings and compounding and fabricating plastics and elastomers.

Industrial, Medical & Specialty Gases

From Industrial to Specialty, Medical Grade to Welding Gases and Supplies, we specialize in the Gas Industry. We have provided talent to the largest industrial gas companies in the world, as well as many smaller regional and independent companies.

Advanced Materials

From research and development, technical to marketing, development & sales, The Chatham Group has partnered with many Advanced Materials and Technology Companies.

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