Site Manager,

Viet Nam, Bac Ninh, Bac Ninh

Business unit: Speciality Coatings

About AkzoNobel

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.”


·         Implements and operates the common HSE platform and identifies and respond effectively to hazards in HSE and security.

·         Designs, installs and safely maintains assets

·         Produces and effectively uses materials and services.

·         Coaches, mentors and develops the site management team members and build a team which collectively is capable of and fully involved in achieving the task.

·         Establishes a culture of functional and operational excellence, continuous improvement and accountability, professionalism and commitment to company values and behaviors

·         Acts as role model in talent management through developing a strong talent bench for key positions at site, enhancing talent development and engagement levels.

·         Stimulates talent management by identifying and selecting talents with growth potential and driving exchange of talents across sites with colleague site managers.

·         Networks with other site managers / stakeholders inside and outside of AkzoNobel to develop and share knowledge, experience, leverage best practice and exchange of/and building talents.

·         Serves as the primary point of contact for communications outside of the site; being responsible for maintaining good relationships internal AkzoNobel and with all external bodies (media, attorneys, governmental and regulatory officials, community and business leaders, customers, employer association/association of chemical industry).

·         Be familiar with all applicable corporate as well as site policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct/HSE standards and acts in compliance with all regulations.

·         Works closely with the SMU(‘s) Regional Management Team(s) for which the site produces products to ensure matrix structure operates efficiently.

·         Acts as an ambassador and encouraging talent processes and engagement.

·         Ensures a job profile is in place, sets objectives for team members, reviews development and provides clear, open and constructive feedback on performance combined with the appropriate actions.

·         Strengthens the talent pipeline by developing talent and regularly assesses and discusses talent and internal movement. Continuously monitors and evaluates retention risk.

·         Stimulates, manages and follows through on employee engagement and builds on the workforce to reflect the societies and markets in which we do business (D&I).

·         Creates an open environment in the team where all people can perform at their best and stimulates the development of others and ensures an engaged finance team.

·         Ensures reporting line is fully informed and acts in line with HSE and Compliance regulations.

·         Takes ownership by representing Regional SMU() Management Team(s) towards own team and vice versa.

·         Manages and plans relevant (departmental) budget and proactively manages the costs.

·         Reports on progress on a continuous base.

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Closing date

August 12, 2017

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Viet Nam


Bac Ninh


Bac Ninh

Business unit

Speciality Coatings

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Full time/part time


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