Senior Chemist,

China, Guangdong, Guangzhou

Business unit: DP South East & South Asia

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


Responsibilities:1, To implement team’s objective plans and development progress.
2, To provide effective technical supports to in-house/toll manufacturing site & complaint handling related sample test.
3, To collaborate with planning/Manufacturing/Marketing/Purchasing and R&D NPD team to leverage new formula trial plan to meet NPL launch schedule and company VCT plan and performance improvement plan.
4, To work closely with Purchasing/Planning team in terms of RM quality control, such as POS rework solution. And on time deal with the generant TJOs for product process.
5, To work with Planning, Logistic & Manufacturing and purchasing to find the solution to reduce SLOB.
6, To work closely with Production in terms of operational excellence, such as RFT/cycle time/Cpk and MME improvement, To provide support on new technology transfer to manufacture and QC, such as new test method/new RM handling, provide support/Coordinate to ISO audit.
7, Comply with HSE regulation and requirements.
8, Complete Learning and Development training programs,share good practice/learning for continues improvement.

Vacancy data


Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Business unit

DP South East & South Asia

Sub business unit

DP SESA Regional RD&I

Job family

Support & Incremental Development

Hierarchy level


Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Requirements:1, The position requires BSc and above in chemistry, applied chemistry or strong technical related background.
2, Have in-depth knowledge of coating industry with practical technical experience for at least 4-5 years, including product formulation, production process technology and colour related work etc.
3, The position requires good communication skill and teamwork, literacy in English.
4, Basic computer operating knowledge ie using Power Point, Excel & Words.