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The Chemical Manager is responsible for providing chemical management support in customer plants. Provide sales support to maintain and expand business at existing accounts and effective start up of new accounts. Assist in the development and commercialization of new products and services. Oversee technical and administrative support for the Tier I contract. Other responsibilities will include preparing and presenting monthly meetings with customer and suppliers, reviewing monthly close out/chemical usages & invoices, checking/controlling inventories. This position will also be responsible for supervising contract employees.
The incumbent will provide technical sales and service support to the customer in an automotive assembly plant environment. Some travel may be required.
Experience and Education:
Required: High school degree and related work experience. Candidates must have current Automotive Coatings SBU experience. Desired: College degree in chemistry, general science or a related discipline.
Functional and Technical Skills:
3-5 years in a technical setting or automotive assembly plant environment. Must have experience and familiarity with GM Chemical Management programs. Good written and oral communication skills. Good computer skills.
PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.
PPG Industries, Inc. offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) is a global supplier of protective and decorative coatings. The Company operates in six segments: Performance...