Marketing Support Specialist,

United States, Michigan, Troy

Business unit: Vehicle Refinishes

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.


AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals. We supply industries and consumers worldwide with innovative products and are passionate about developing sustainable answers for our customers. Our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International and Eka. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we are consistently ranked as one of the leaders in the area of sustainability. With operations in more than 80 countries, our 50,000 people around the world are committed to delivering leading products and technologies to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing world.
Position Purpose:
The primary role of the CRM Data Analyst will to facilitate the use of Microsoft Dynamics to support the digitization and optimization of workflow processes across AkzoNobel A&AC NA with the goal of improving productivity, reducing costs, and improving sales and customer support. This person will assist with rollout, training, and support of all data activities related to CRM. In addition, the CRM Data Analyst will ensure data input and reporting outputs are clean.
- Manage integrity of all data in Dynamics for CRM and back-office applications.
- Data Entry – user creation and user rights administration, account integrity verification, pipeline reporting.
- Support the e-Business Manager in providing analysis, reporting and improvements of existing CRM strategies.
- Assist in the evaluation of requirements and the formulation of related recommendations.
- Assist with rollout and user enablement of the selected CRM solution to the NA field force.
- Create user documentation for training and support.
- Assist in the creation, enablement and maintenance of a support organization for CRM activities.
- Assist other departments (Sales, Distribution, Finance…) when needed as a Data analyst to support the creation and maintenance of database and Excel driven tools.

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Closing date

December 31, 2099

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North America


United States





Business unit

Vehicle Refinishes

Sub business unit

Vehicle Refinishes_North America

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical discipline
- Two-years database experience.
- Technical knowledge of databases (Excel, Access and SQL Server skills a must, experience in data extraction and manipulation via SQL). Basic programming using Object-Oriented languages like VB, C and C++
- Strong technical aptitude
- Highly motivated and a Self-Starter
- Ability to deliver under pressure and compressed timeframes
- Ability to collect, analyze and present data.
- Experience with programming preferred


As a leading coatings and specialty chemical company AkzoNobel is proud to offer a competitive compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. Benefits include group medical, dental and vision coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and much more.

Employment at AkzoNobel is contingent upon the successful completion of both pre-employment background checks and drug screening. All candidates hired must be able to provide proper documentation of their eligibility to work in the US.

AkzoNobel is an E-Verify Employer.

AkzoNobel is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans (M/F/D/V).