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Date: Jan 19, 2023

Location: Jiashan, CN

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

Mange and Prioritize the technical requirement for Coil and/or Extrusion segment and take charge of new product development in accordance with marketing requirement, maintain or modify current product platform. 
Provide technical supports to local business (sales & customer) requests and to daily production etc. 
Communicate with cross functions and co-work with purchasing team to complete yearly VE projects. 
Co-work with TS/sale/ to do the customer complain investigation. 

Key Accountabilities

Plan and manage the technical requests for Coil and Extrusion segment according to business strategy for the segment. Set up proper priority and make sure those work to be executive according the plan.
Plan, manage and implement assigned complex projects through SG/SGE/LWR process with appropriate documents. Analyze the key technical points of project and determine the methods and techniques to be used for product development. Ensure RDI part of project is carried out smoothly with timely update and delivery of objectives on yearly basis. 
Work closely with regional RD&I group and PS to develop new products, transfer new technology and products from lab testing to scale-up manufacturing and customer line trial.
Maintain product portfolio and formulation optimization/modification based upon customer requirements.
Follow up and participate in audition of the procedure of new raw material introduction with complaints to AN policy and local regulatory. 
Work with purchasing and manufacture team to identify value creation opportunities. Assess the risk and conduct comparison lab test following up MOC procedure.
Verify formulation related customer complaints and make corrective and preventive actions accordingly.
Communicate actively with and provide technical support to other functions to ensure sharing of information to achieve business objectives.


Minimum Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, Engineering, or Polymer
Proven track record of safe working habits.
Proven trouble shooting abilities.
Excellent organization, project and time management skills
Comfortable working independently and within groups. Self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to deliver on plans.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
The ability to work in a matrix organization.
Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills in both Chinese and English. 
Proficient in computer application

AkzoNobel is an equal opportunity employer. We are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason, we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In accordance with applicable laws, we prohibit discrimination against any applicant or employee based on any legally-recognized basis, including, but not limited to: race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, lactation, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status, uniformed servicemember status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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Requisition ID: 27554