Shanghai, CN

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Title:  Application Specialist, Textile Fiber, China

Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemistry for water intensive industries. For more than 100 years, our chemistry has advanced human progress and quality of life. We call it chemistry with a purpose, better every day. At Kemira, we foster a collaborative and inclusive work culture that empowers our employees to thrive and make a difference. Learn more about Kemira at www.kemira.com/careers.              



Kemira’s Pulp & Paper segment helps pulp & paper and their adjacient industries such as textile fibers industries with process and resource efficiency. We are now looking for an experienced application specialist for textile fiber additives in greater China application team. As an application sepcialist and a team player you will work together with colleagues in comercial team and other departments to growth our non woven/textile fiber additives sales in China.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for the technical support of textile fiber chemicals business in Greater China. Work together with sales team for new customer and new application development with existing and new products, application.
  • Perform application evaluation of textile fiber chemicals for potential customers.
  • Run product trials on customer site & delivery good quality trial report.
  • Provide technical support by attending customer technical meeting, giving technical training to customers & potential customers, helping customer with system optimization.
  • Evaluate new products and technologies for application optimization and follow up new product application.
  • Work cross team with Sales, product lines, manufacture and R&D in regional level on products development, optimization and application knowhow.


What you’ll bring to the team:  

  • Bachelor degree or master degree in textile engineering, chemical engineering or Pulp and Paper engineering.
  • 5+ years knowledge and experience on textile fiber production, chemicals and application to textile, pulp and paper industries.
  • Experience customer facing role and providing technical presentation for business development and troubleshooting.
  • Hands-on experience in the application of the chemicals product in textile fiber industries.
  • Ability to work proactive and creative and able to work as part of team, reliability, openness.
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin



What you can expect from us:

  • Good opportunity to develop your career and let you perform at your best.
  • Work in a Global, Finnish company that is committed to innovation, care for people and is dedicated to customer success.
  • Excellent environment for further developing and expanding your strengths and competencies in water-intensive industry.
  • Attractive compensation and benefit package in the market.


Ready to create better every day? Join Kemira!

For more information, please contact local HR by email hr.apac@kemira.com


Please apply with CV no later than July 30, 2024 at kemira.com/careers.


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.




Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemical solutions for water-intensive industries. Our customers include industrial and municipal water treatment operators, and pulp & paper industry among others. We provide the best-suited products and services to improve our customers’ product quality, process, and resource efficiency. Our focus is on water treatment, renewable solutions, and digital services. In 2023, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 3.4 billion and around 5,000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. For more information, please visit our web site www.kemira.com/careers and LinkedIn.