Quality and Technical Service Specialist

Full-time, Ethylene&SulfurDeriv_Ethylene_Amines

Västra Götaland, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 12 Oct 2018

Responsibility

We have an opening for a driven Quality and Technical Service Specialist with the ambition to work in a marketing and sales environment!
 
The focal point of this position is to provide technical and quality support to the Business Unit Ethylene Amine’s customers and sales and marketing teams globally. This means a varying role with multi responsibilities where you will work closely with both internal and external stakeholders. A lot of focus will be on customer complaint and internal deviations proceeding, product applications management and continuous improvement management. Networking will be a natural part of your daily work and this position can be a good learning platform to develop in the direction of marketing sales or business development roles in the future.
 
 

Main responsibilities



  • Proceed the customer complaints and internal deviations.
  • Lead cross-function quality meetings/councils to steer product quality management.
  • Support customer visits and host customer visits and audits at Stenungsund site.
  • Manage ethyleneamines special quality and off spec quality deliveries.
  • R espond to questions and questionnaires relating to quality, technical and regulatory aspects of our products.
  • Visit customers together with sales managers for trouble shooting.
  • Technical trainings to internal and external stakeholder.
  • Update the ethylene amines and ethanol amines application brochure.
  • Support business development manager to explore new applications.
  • Support business intelligence manager to work on the Ethypedia applications.
  • Introduce ethyleneamines applications to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Create BOM (Bill of Material) for major applications.
  • Prepare ethylene amines application spotlight-on articles.
  • Lead continuous improvement projects within ethyleneamines.
  • Optimize the continuous improvement procedures for Ethylene Amines marketing and sales.
  • Organize the continuous improvement monthly meetings with cross functional departments.
  • Prepare continuous improvement monthly reports and half year send-out.
  • Promote continuous improvement through activities like breakfast meetings, workshops.


Vacancy data
Closing date
12 Oct 2018
Vacancy number
180004Z1
Organisation
Continent
Europe
Country
Sweden
State/Region/Province
Västra Götaland
Business unit
Ethylene&SulfurDeriv_Ethylene_Amines
Job characteristics
Job family
Sales
Hierarchy level
Professional/Experienced/Specialist
Full time/part time
Full-time
Contract type
Permanent

Job Requirements


  • University degree or higher in technical chemistry and experience from working in the chemical industry or similar.
  • RD&I background in chemistry or quality & technical support background is preferred.
  • Open minded for cultural diversity and willing to travel.
  • Strong computer skills with the ability to use spreadsheet, presentation, and word processing software.
  • Good communication skills in order to coordinate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Fluent in English.
  • A strong drive and the ambition to work in a marketing sales environment.


 
 

What can AkzoNobel offer you?


If you share our values and ambitions, we can give you a career where your knowledge and ambitions will be recognized and rewarded. You will be working in an international environment with many possibilities to develop, both personally and professionally. You will be offered interesting and challenging projects that open your view and challenges your enterprise. You will be working with likeminded people that share your attitude and enthusiasm. By working for AkzoNobel you will also help us to achieve our ambition – to be the first choice by our customers, shareholders and employees, all over the world.
 
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Additional information


This is a permanent position on a full time basis, reporting to the Global Manager Quality &Technical Service and based in Stenungsund. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.
 
For additional information about the vacancy please contact Leo Zhang, Global Manager Quality &Technical Service, +86 1 36 36 69 87 21.
 
For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Åsa Stafström, Talent Resourcing Partner, +46 709 57 76 45.


For unions related questions please contact:
Sveriges Ingenjörer Anna-Lena Palm +46 303 851 13
Unionen Magnus Svensson +46 303 858 38 
 
If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact: Recruiting.SE@akzonobel.com
 
We are looking forward to your application!
 

More about the business


Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.
 
Do not forget to follow us on LinkedIn and  Facebook for regular updates of new exciting positions and stories about our achievements.
 
We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.
 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.
 

   
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