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At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future. We are looking for team members who bring ideas forward, champion others and work together to do better. Does that sound like you? 

About the job

In this exceptionally exiting position, you as our Global Technology Manager will have the responsibility to secure Technology Leadership and deliver a growth plan for the Sodium Chlorate (SC) and Chlorine Dioxide (ClO2) technologies. You will lead and direct a global technology team of process specialists and actively work to fulfill the targets with resources in the group, by cooperation with R&D and our production plants globally. Furthermore, you will propose strategies and targets for the Sodium Chlorate and Chlorine dioxide technologies, participate in the management team for Renewable Fibers R&D and Technology, as well as in steering teams with Production, Marketing, Engineering and R&D, to influence the strategic directions. 

In your future role as Global Technology Manager, you will;

  • Manage a team supporting our technologies with the objective to implement best practice in all production plants, resulting in more sustainable and cost-efficient processes.
  • Strong collaboration with production plants and other departments such as R&D, Marketing, Engineering, Asset Management etc.
  • Prepare budget and control costs within the scope of budget.
  • Prioritize projects, assignments etc. and report to the RF R&D and Technology Director. Participate in and play a key role in the RF R&D and Technology management team. 
  • Manage and operate in a way to support the culture defined in our Vision and Mission and maintain a professional, motivated, well-trained work force.
  • Maintain a high sensitivity for worker safety, quality targets and regulatory compliance. 
  • Follow the scientific and industrial development to acquire new knowledge, new ideas, identify threats and actively support innovation. Collaborate across technology departments within Nouryon to secure sharing of best practices.


We believe you bring

  • Master of Science in Chemical engineering or similar. 
  • Strong leadership experience from a global organization and team set up. 
  • Deep experience from management positions in Technology, Production, PQC or similar. 
  • Experience and demonstrated skills in managing complex multinational organizations and projects.
  • Fluent in English


Great if you have 

  • Capabilities in the electrochemistry area
  • Experience in digitalization and operational excellence tools (e.g. 6 Sigma)

We believe you are a person with great leadership skills that inspires, motivates, and empowers others to effectively achieve common goals. You coordinate groups and becomes a point of reference for others. You have a positive attitude and finds it easy to create new relationships. You are goal and result oriented, have a very structured way of working, organizes, and plans your work well and have a strategic mindset and high problem-solving skills. 


We offer you

At Nouryon, we provide a great job and friendly coworkers, plus benefits in addition to salary. Our collective agreement is with IKEM. Plus, we offer unilateral perks, such as bonus, reduced hours, health care allowance, lunch allowance, and more. 

Good to know

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to Jennie Malker, R&D Technology Director and based in Gothenburg. Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit: nouryon.com/careers/how-we-hire/
We look forward to receiving your application! 

About Nouryon

We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 
If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. 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. 
Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.  



For additional information about the vacancy please contact hiring manager Jennie Malker, R&D Technology Manager at jennie.malker@nouryon.com If you have any questions about the recruitment process or your application or need assistance, please contact: Recruiting.SE@Nouryon.com 
Union related contacts included here:
Akademikerklubben: Katarina Risö +46709577427 
Unionen: Helene Rosenlund, +46 708 21 18 39    
Ledarna: Sanna Backman, +46 709 57 71 03 

#WeAreNouryon #Changemakers 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 

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