Product Development Executive - Woodcare,

China, Shanghai, Shanghai

Business unit: DP China & North 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.


- I mplement all relevant projects assigned by the line manager from the yearly Technical Department Objective in accordance with AkzoNobel HSE&S and Product Stewardship requirements
- Support NPD manager and work with MTK dept to insure the yearly NPD delivery on time.
- Work with supply chain dept to ensure products quality and RFT are under control.
- Work with CR dept to insure the complaints can be solved on time and the root cause can be digged out timely for the important complaints.
- Communication with suppliers’ technical personnel to make sure our technology is most updated.
- Communication with testing bureau to make sure our products is following the most update regulation and be involved in the regulation revise or setup.
- To make sure all raw material and formulation used  are fully compliant with global and China product stewardship government regulation

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Business unit

DP China & North Asia

Job family

Research, Development & Innovation

Hierarchy level


Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor or above degree in Chemistry related major with at least 3 years practical technical experience in coatings or related industry. Team management experience is preferred.
- Strong technical background and experience in waterborne woodcare related industry.
- Better to have technical service and complaints handling experience.
- Good communication skill, project management, and teamwork are required for this position.

- Basic computer operating knowledge and fluent English is preferred.

- Good analysis and problem solving ability are preferred.

- Good ownership and responsibility

- Hard working and positive attitude