Working at Smit & zoon

Working for an internationally leading family business

About Us
Smit & zoon develops and produces chemical products that are used in leather for well-known brands of shoes, cars, furniture, garments and bags. Smit & zoon is a leading global supplier of wet-end and finishing leather chemicals for tanneries. Our products include wet-end auxiliaries, fatliquors, syntans, dyes, and finishing chemicals. 

Smit & zoon’s head office is in Weesp, The Netherlands. We also have offices in Amersfoort (The Netherlands), Germany, Italy, India, and China. 

The Chemistry is in the People

Continuous improvement, ownership, customer focus and reliability 

are values that are important to this family business, founded in 1821. 

Working for Smit & zoon means; room for personal development 
and innovation, continuous improvement, short lines of communication,
ambition and an informal ambiance.


In total, the Smit Group has over 350 employees; professionals with the passion to deliver sustainable top performances to our customers every single day. It is for a reason that, at Smit & zoon, we say: The Chemistry is in the People!


Interested in working for an internationally leading family business? Check out our vacancies on our group website

More information about working in the leather industry can be found here.

Nijverheidslaan 48
1382 LK Weesp
The Netherlands

Smit & zoon