Frequently Asked Questions

What if I forgot my password for the site?

Don’t worry, select “Forgot your password” – enter your registered email then submit. It’s just that simple! A link to reset your password will be sent to you. I recently applied to a posted position.

How can I check my application status?

Sign in, check “Job Management” and “Jobs applied” to view your status on the positions you have applied to.

How do I know my resume was received?

You will receive an email notification confirming your application was received. This email will contain the title of the position you’ve applied to.

How long does the recruitment process take?

Our recruitment process may vary based on the role, country and level of the position you are applying to. We value your time and strive for simplicity throughout the interview process. Our ambition is to keep the process moving for you as quickly as possible.

What’s the recruitment process like?   

Please have a look at this page : Our recruitment process

I don’t see a job that fits my skill set, can I still submit my resume to Firmenich?

Yes,  we encourage you to create a profile and sign up for our job alerts. We will email you opportunities based on the criteria you have selected.  To create a profile, select “Options” and “Job Alerts” and set up a new job alert using key words for Division, County, job function or employment type.

Can I be considered for multiple jobs?

Yes, you may apply for any and all jobs that you feel you are qualified and interested in.  Your application will be considered for each job individually. 

Do I need to be eligible to work in your country? 

For legal reasons, we are obligated to follow each country’s immigration process. This may mean giving priority to candidates who already have the right to work in the location they are applying for.

Will you support my application for a work visa?

Firmenich is committed to finding the best talent and hiring the most suitable people for our roles. As a result, we may consider supporting your application for a work visa, subject to local legal requirements.

Will Firmenich keep my resume on file for future opportunities?

Your resume will remain in our database, unless you decide to delete your candidate profile.  However, we encourage you to apply directly for any positions that you are interested in.  

How can I remove my profile?

If you wish to no longer be considered for opportunities with us, you can opt to delete your profile. Log in and select “Options”, then “Settings” and “Delete Profile.” You can always change your mind, create a new profile and apply for future positions.

What should I do to prepare for the interview? 

Please have a look at this page : Interview (Find the Right Fit)

Do you provide feedback on unsuccessful applications?

If you are unsuccessful in your application, you will receive a formal notification from Firmenich.  We would still like to encourage you to apply to future roles and be a part of our external talent program.

What benefits and perks can I expect to receive upon joining Firmenich?

Our benefits offer protection, flexibility and quality of life to all our employees worldwide. 

What is the dress code in the office?

In our professional offices we consider dress attire as “business casual”. For manufacturing employees uniforms are issued.

Does Firmenich view professional development?

From day 1, we take personal growth very seriously.  This includes making new colleagues feel welcomed, engaged, and empowered through an interactive and immersive onboarding experience.  We realize the learning and growth is a constant journey therefor we invest in the growth of all our employees by creating a continuous and inspirational learning environment.

What is Firmenich’s Diversity Hiring Philosophy?

At Firmenich we are committed to bringing in diverse talent into the organization to create a culture of inclusiveness and belonging.

What’s Firmenich doing in the space of gender equality?

We are committed to offering equal opportunities for all.  Our inclusive programs cut across compensation, recruitment and promotion practices, all the way to leadership training and mentoring, as well as flexible work arrangements and overall culture.  Based on the above initiatives, Firmenich is proud to confirm that we are certified as a Global Gender Equality Employer.

What’s the culture like at Firmenich?

We strive to create and foster a purpose driven culture, empowering our employees to win more with an entrepreneurial growth mindset. 

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