Local Technical

Local Technical & Marketing Specialist (m/f/d)

Kurita 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 improve and optimize the support to sales force to push innovations sales and support the business development in the North East Region, the company is looking for a Local Technical & Marketing Specialist (m/f/d) who will report to the LTM Manager, and will be ideally located in the area of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Job Description:

  • Ensuring consultancy and support of sales force in technical questions, product choices, creation of treatment concepts, in the field of water / process treatment.
  • Supporting the sales force / management in meetings with customers, seminars and trainings.
  • Acting as an interface between sales force and service departments like Product Management and SHEQ.
  • Ensuring regional Marketing tasks.
  • Executing and supporting field trials at customers.
  • Executing lab trials.
  • Having the will to be in a continuous learning process on field and through specific training programs to improve soft and technical skills.

Necessary Knowledge and Experience:

  • Successful experience in water treatment (min. 1-3 years)
  • Basic knowledge of Office tools (Excel, Outlook...)

Education and certification requirements:

  • Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering / Process Engineering or equivalent.
  • Fluent in Swedish
  • Good English skills

Competencies and Skills:

  • Stress resistance
  • Strong communication skills to be one privileged interlocutor of the customers and the sales team.
  • Ability to work within a team as well as being autonomous to manage your time schedule.
  • Creativity, problem solving mindset and willingness to learn.
  • Willingness to travel within the Scandinavian sales territory

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 workplace and benefits.

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

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