[Chemical] Technical Support Manager

Location: Shanghai / Reference Number: 3421

Email for application: anna.chen@mpsglobe.cn Anna

Position: Technical Support Manager
Report to: GM
Location: Shanghai

Responsibilities

  • Supply strategy contribution.
  • Contribute to long term supply strategy and plans from technical perspective.
  • Supplier technical support.
  • Build and maintain relationships with existing and potential suppliers in co-operation with supply managers.
  • Analyse suppliers processes and product quality – and support suppliers in solving technical issues in their production process or logistics chain.
  • Support suppliers to complete the supplier approval process smoothly.
  • Feedstock quality evaluation and improvement.
  • Evaluate the feedstock qualities, and convert the technical data to recommended solutions
  • As a member of the Asian supply development projects, take the lead on the work related to product quality related questions in China.
  • Manage projects related to products quality, and actively involve the internal stakeholders in the work to ensure alignment and best possible utilization of the in-house expertise.
  • Testing processing.
  • Lead quality testing process in China, including verification and selection of lab/testing 3rd party providers.
  • Team management.
  • Lead, manage, coach Technical Support team in China entity and participate hiring process
  • Report and monitor team’s performance by leadership and management tools so that the targets could be achieved.

Job qualification

  • Masters’s / Bachelor’s degree in engineering, chemistry or related field.
  • Minimum 5-10 years’ proven experience within biofuel feedstock or other relevant industry.
  • Commercial mindset with strong technical and operational background.
  • Knowledge of biofuels/feedstock products as well as legislation and regulations in China.
  • Proven track record in converting the technical analysis to solutions and concrete action plans.
  • Experience on project management, working efficiently remotely across functions and delivering results in complex projects.
  • Willingness to travel extensively.
  • MNC experience preferred.
  • Fluent Mandarin & English.