Shanghai, CN

Title:  Application Specialist

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you are dynamic, results driven and passionate for success, we want to talk to you.


Kemira Pulp & Paper offers unique expertise in applying chemicals and supporting pulp and paper producers to innovate and continuously improve their operational efficiency and end-product quality.


We are now looking for one application specialist to join our business development and application development team of Greater China. You will be responsbile for retention and strength technical support to Greater China customers, together with commericial and function team be a vital part in, enabling Kemira to leverage the new project and business growth.


Main responsibilities are:


  • Responsible for the technical support of retention and strength 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 retention and strength 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.
  • Evaluate new products and technologies for application 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 we offer


  • Excellent opportunities in Paper & Pulp industry
  • Best-in-class colleagues, expertise and collaboration tools that let you perform at your best
  • Work in a Global, Finnish company that is committed to innovation, cares for people and is dedicated to customer success.
  • Attractive compensation and benefit package in market



What you need:


  • Bachelor degree or above, major in paper chemistry, light chemistry or other pulp and paper industry related.
  • Minimum of 5 years of working experience in paper mill or paper chemical company
  • Experience of paper production process, wet end system and wet end chemicals
  • Very good data analysis skill & report writing skills.
  • Good team spirit and communication skill.
  • Positive mindset and learning attitude.
  • Fluent English Writing, Reading, Listening and speaking.



Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary expectation no later than March 31, 2022 to hr.apac@kemira.com or at kemira.com/careers.


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.


Kemira is a global leader in sustainable chemical solutions for water intensive industries. We provide best suited products and expertise to improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas and water treatment. In 2020, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.4 billion and around 5,000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.