Senior Chemist - Relocate to the Philippines

  • Lead NPD and Continuous Improvement
  • Thermal Paper Coatings
  • Growing Company - Strategic Role
Chemist required to focus on the development of new products and the enhancement of existing formulations for a specialist manufacture of Thermal Paper Products.

The company has plants across ASEAN and Asia and globally markets and sells Thermal Paper products such as Thermal Paper and Film i.e. Top Coated Thermal Paper and Board for Ticketing, Labels, Airline Boarding Passes, Tags, Gaming Tickets, Packaging and Receipts from POS machines.

Reporting to the Operations Manager Philippines your challenge is to profitably take products from Concept to Market. To achieve this you will work with sales, marketing and customers, coordinate plant trials, bed in new products and provide process and Engineering capability to support plant operations and contnous improvement initiatives.

As the Technical Expert you will be the “go to person” for all internal stakeholders and customers for technical support and product quality.

You possess expertise in Thermal Paper products and their associated surface coatings and in their development (R&D) and are currently working in the industry or an allied area such as the ink industry. You have worked with companies that have established and disciplined NPD processes.

Your tertiary qualifications are supported by an enquiring mind, a relentless drive to improve things. Your strong people and team skills allow you to collaborate with and harness the energies of all stakeholders to deliver commercially successful outcomes. Your capability bridges the technical to operations to commercial and you are familiar with LEAN and other process improvement processes.

This is a career position based in Manila in a fast moving and specialist area of technology with a company that values people who take the initiative and lead by example.

We are seeking someone who can contribute to the ongoing success of this company and as such the salary package is open to negotiation. For a confidential discussion or more information on the role please call Garry King on +61 2 8912 9888 or apply online to Job Ref. No. 23871.

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