Technical Service Manager – Adhesives
Are you a technically-minded expert in adhesive polymers, who is looking for the next step in their career? Have you got a strong background in a customer-facing technical support position or lab experience within the adhesives application? If so, please take a look at the information below on a brand new Technical Service Manager position for the Adhesives business unit of a leading chemicals business.
A Global industry-leader within both solvent and waterborne polymers is looking to make a new addition to their Technical Service team. This business unit provides a multitude of pure acrylic, styrene-acrylic and styrene-butadiene water-based emulsions for multiple adhesive applications, with a focus on industrial tapes and labels.
This position is highly client-facing, travelling around 50% of your time to visit and support customers to maintain account relationships. You must be able to provide detailed troubleshooting, testing projects and consultative support to a variety of different customers, working closely with technical representatives from the client company. As such, this organisation is looking to add a driven and proactive technical representative who will carry the strong brand of the business out into the market, strengthening both new and long-term relationships out in the field.
This role offers the opportunity to join an agile business that can offer unrivalled career progression opportunities and that truly knows the value of sound technical service. The company as a great reputation in the market and wishes to uphold the work they have done to gain respect for their product portfolio. Given the current lean towards sustainable chemistry the company is promoting the benefits of low-VOC, APEO-free dispersions. They would like to bring onboard someone who shares this passion and preferably who has a network in water-based polymers. You will play a key role in maintaining and developing the interface between clients, the internal R&D teams and account management, travelling to the EU R&D headquarters every 4-5 weeks. If you are a confident Technical Service or Application Support professional who is happy to present company solutions to clients and at industry events, then you will excel in this position.
How do I apply?
Just reach out to me via email (Oliver.Davies@charltonmorris.com) or apply directly through LinkedIn, which will allow me to screen your details. If there is an initial fit then we can find time to have a chat to see if this is the right role for you.