Business Project Manager


Sundsvall, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 2 Apr 2023

Do you want to be part of making everyday life easier for people around the world? Without seeing it, you meet us every day in your everyday life. We are in your soles, in your mobile and in the newspaper you read. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future.


In your future role as Business Project Manager Engineered Polymers, you will


run different marketing projects that requires global and cross-functional understanding, orderly organization of business process tasks and timely follow-up of what is needed to overcome obstacles and deliver successful project results on time. You will turning raw data in to valuable insights by analyze and interpret data from multiple sources and therewith contribute to the continued growth journey of our expandable microspheres (Expancel®) and Polysulfides (Thioplast®) product lines.


Your main responsibilities will be.


  • Own the material lifecycle management (MLM) process and product information management (PIM) process for the business line Engineered Polymers to assure that all SKUs are properly maintained in all relevant data systems.
  • Control relevant customer master data such as application, market segment, sales channel to ensure reliable and precise decision data integrity.
  • Gather and analyze data from various market intelligence sources (internal and external) and present findings with actionable insights to sales & marketing and leadership teams.
  • Project lead and support marketing initiatives and secure achievement of desired outcomes as defined in project charter(s) and/or strategy roadmap(s).
  • Contribute with market data to business cases for CAPEX investments, R&D Projects, and M&A activities.


We believe you bring


  • B.Sc. or MSc. level university degree in chemistry, engineering, or business administration with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in a techno-commercial role in the chemical or manufacturing industry
  • A basic understanding and interest in chemistry/material science
  • Experience in business analytics, project management and BI/ERP systems
  • Advanced skills in Office package, especially Excel, Power BI, and PowerPoint


Great if you have


  • Exposure to M&A projects or Life Cycle Assessment



We believe you


Have advanced analytical capabilities with ability to manage multi-sourced data sets and create actionable insights to drive improvement. Since you will collaborate cross functions, you have excellent communication skills and have a flexible mind set. You are a relationship builder, are open minded and multi-disciplinary, having good organizational skills and high degree of self-motivation and is independent in terms of taking ownership of your projects.




We offer you


stimulating and inspiring workplace where you will be reporting directly to the Global Marketing Director.  You will collab with our different functions such as marketing & sales, R&D, business planning, and other corporate functions. We offer a working environment where we aim high, own it, and do it right. We are embracing diversity and collaborate and operate globally on a daily base. Our team is driven by delivering growth and striving for best-in-class customer experience by offering innovative solutions with clear sustainability benefits to markets such as building & construction, protective packaging, and transportation. In this role you will conduct and administrate eco premium solutions (EPS) evaluations and life cycle assessment (LCA) together with relevant functions in the company as well as with external providers.


At Nouryon, we not only offer an exciting role and nice colleagues, but also benefits in addition to your salary. Nouryon has a collective agreement with IKEM, but in addition to that, we also offer unilateral benefits such as bonus, reduced working hours, health care allowance, lunch allowance and much more.


Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.



Good to know

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Global Marketing Manager and based in Gothenburg or Stockvik – Sundsvall. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume. We care for your personal data (GDPR) hence we do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

We look forward to receive your application! Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! We aim to get back to you at the soonest but latest after application closing date, with an update on the process.



About Nouryon


Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,650 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Talent Acquisition Specialist, Erika Haga at


If you have any questions about the recruitment process or your application or need assistance, please contact:


For unions related questions please contact: 



Akademikerklubben: Katarina Risö +46709577427

Unionen: Helene Rosenlund, +46 708 21 18 39   

Ledarna: Sanna Backman, +46 709 57 71 03



Ledarna: Jenny Ersson +46 70 344 02 80 

Sveriges Ingenjörer: Ted Svensson +46 72-217 55 84

Unionen: Mattias Andersson +46 70 428 41 03






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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