Product Management Specialist – Biocide (m/f/d)

Product Management Specialist – Biocide (m/f/d)

Kurita Europe provides technologies for water and process treatment as well as for the paper and cellulose industry. Kurita Europe is a subsidiary of Kurita Water Industries Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1949, the Group has more than 6,600 employees worldwide, generating a turnover of 2.3 billion USD. More than 2,400 patents are proof of Kurita’s innovative approach to a resource-saving consumption of water. We are committed to highest ethical and social demands with a strong sense for fairness, transparency, integrity, safety and compatibility.

The position:

To seize growth opportunities of a potential big market in Central North East Europe, the company is looking for a Product Management Specialist – Biocide (m/f/d)

Job Description:

As a passionate technical professional, you will be part of our Central North Eastern Region and will report to the Product Manager Technical & Marketing.

You will be in charge of :

  • specialist for biocide applications, technical support and advice to our existing customers with regard to paper production, cooling, boiler and waste water systems, taking into account our implemented concepts (consisting of chemical products and systems) as well as implementing the Kurita service concept with a focus on biocides
  • acquisition of new projects from existing and new customers in the paper, power plant, steel and chemical industries in cooperation with internal interfaces
  • communication with the customer on all hierarchical levels
  • managing startup of new projects in the paper making and water treatment industries
  • evaluation of analyzes and process data as well as preparation of treatment concepts and business reviews
  • training of local Kurita employees with regard to applications of the innovations in the relevant industries
  • collecting market intelligence with particular focus on future innovations
  • administration and maintenance of customer-related data and documentation

Necessary Knowledge and Experience:

  • minimum 5 to 10 years of experience in B2B Water & Paper Treatment / Chemical Engineering and / or Process Engineering as well as Biocide Applications.
  • good knowledge and experience in cooperation with customers and operators of Biocide treatment is an advantage.

Education and Certification Requirements:

  • minimum bachelor's degree in paper making (preferably) or chemical engineering
  • excellent communication and teamwork skills as well as a structured and independent way of working
  • experience in water treatment related to dosing and monitoring equipment solutions
  • experience in paper production process is a plus
  • sales oriented personality and background
  • 5-10 years’ experience in the related area

Competencies and Skills:

  • willingness to travel
  • fluent communication skills in English, Polish is a plus
  • excellent communication and teamwork skills as well as a structured and independent way of working
  • a high degree of problem-solving orientation, flexibility and time management
  • being open-minded to support the company’s digital transformation

Our Offering:

We will show you the way to make your career at Kurita. You can expect an interesting, exciting job in a great team, with room for professional and personal development. Next to the advantage of working in a growing international company, we offer an attractive income, company car (also for private use), mobile phone, laptop, etc.

If you are interested in this job, please apply by using our online application system.

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