AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We're experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792.
Our world class portfolio of brands - including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon - is trusted by customers around the globe.
Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.
Decides on and drives the raw material portfolio simplification strategy of the diverse portfolio that makes up the RM category Latex & Monomers’.
The portfolio of Latex & Monomers is the technically and commercially a challenging portfolio (around 620 Raw Materials, 20% of AkzoNobel spend, >
Is responsible for defining the strategy and roadmap towards an optimized category portfolio for Latex & Monomers through linking technical developments, customer needs and market trends in line with AkzoNobel vision and strategy.
Is recognized internally across all businesses and externally in the industry with especially suppliers / manufacturers as an expert.
Is able to utilize expert technical knowledge to maximize effect across businesses.
Is accountable for delivering sustainable advantages through initiating complexity reduction as well cost-saving programs for the combined Paint & Coatings business by functionally leading a team of raw material specialists gathered in the various Latex & Monomers Slate Expert Teams, thus driving the supply and procurement strategy for the Latex & Monomers raw material group.
The decisions of this manager directly impact the work of all formulators in all businesses and have implications for all factories and regions of AkzoNobel.
The underlying impact on the commercial activities of AkzoNobel are commensurate.
10 years experience in resin company preferably in the field of emulsion polymerization, having led multiple R&D projects
AkzoNobel is consistently rated as one of the top employers in The Netherlands. You will join a company that is committed to achieving real sustainability.
At a personal level you will also benefit from :
We welcome your online application via www.akzonobel.com / careers. Only online applications including resume and cover letter will be considered.
If you have any questions, please contact Ashna Badal.
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