Job title: Technical Application Manager (m/f/d) Construction Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Chemicals
Expertise: Engineering
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Job published: 30-11-2021
Job ID: 32171

Job Description

About Departer – The German Headhunter:

As an internationally oriented German HR consultancy for the recruitment of multinational professionals, Departer possesses a long-standing expertise in the core markets of Germany, Greater China, the Middle East, and Australia. Through our regionally established offices in Dubai, Sydney, and Hamburg, we are valued as a reliable recruitment partner by numerous companies.

Our client is a market leader in the chemical industry with innovative forms of applications. In this role, you will support the Technical Application department with the development and extension of their product portfolio in the Middle East. You will be part of a high-performing, fast-growing and ambitious team and business environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth. 

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Strategic and Technical Key Account Management in the Middle East
  • Develop and launch new customized chemical systems (coatings, adhesives, sealings, elastomers) in joint collaboration with customers in the construction industry
  • Provide technical support to customers with training, troubleshooting, or similar
  • Handle customer complaints
  • Develop Technical Data Sheets and define QM specification of new systems
  • Broaden product and application portfolio by continuously scouting for new business opportunities
  • Report to the Senior Technical Development Manager

To be successful in this role you should have the following skills and experiences:

  • University degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience in the construction chemical industry, preferably with coatings, adhesives, elastomers, and/or sealings
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, additional European language skills would be an added value
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Customer- and business-oriented way of thinking
  • Great communication, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Proactive, self-organized and independent personality with the ability to multi-task