SABIC Business Development Manager, LNP, Specialties, Greater China in Guangzhou/Shenzhen, China

Position Title Business Development Manager, LNP, Specialties, Greater China

Auto Req ID 8838BR

Relocation Assistance No

Region/Pole Asia Pacific

Job Purpose & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for new application development for China for high performance plastics for assigned market segments to build growth pipelines

  • Research into potential key end-users on new design possibilities and turn it into new business opportunities and realize it

  • Lead assigned marketing program by working with cross region ADS and commercial team to drive translation and maximize the growth

  • Champion new projects and drive it to successful closure, including coordinating between Technical Development, Application Support, Business management groups and T&I across boundaries

  • Initiate new product development based on industry new trend with significant growth potential


  • Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science and Mechanical Engineering or other equivalent majors

  • Min 5 years working experience in plastic product design, thermoplastics processing and materials knowledge etc, (knowledge in high performance and high heat plastics is preferred.)

  • High heat polymers (e.g. PEI, PPA, PPSU, PES, PEEK, PPS) experience required.

  • Broad based understanding of polymers, conversion process and secondary operations

  • Understanding the application of mechanical engineering concepts to Part Design DFMA & System Cost Analysis

  • Proven project leadership skills able to manage multiple projects and lead virtual team for program management

  • Able to communicate in both English and Mandarin

  • Self-starter and a strong team player

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Desired Skill * Self-starter with the drive and passion to succeed

  • Excellent communication and matrix management skills

  • Creative, out of the box thinker, good at grasping new opportunities.

(Entrepreneurial) Initiative taking and successful, sustainable new business development track record

  • Very strong collaborative and team spirit. Ability to reach out across organizational boundaries

  • Strong technical understanding of materials and conversion processes, with commercial sense to deliver growth

  • Strong Influencing skills

  • Business Acumen

Country China

City Guangzhou/Shenzhen


Weve always believed that it takes special people to make a difference. They need ingenuity, brilliance and the freedom to turn their ideas into reality. At SABIC, this is our culture. We find open-minded, gifted and questioning people. Then we create the conditions for their talent to flourish: fulfilling work environments, state-of-the-art technology and the empowerment they need. So when you work for SABIC, youre the person who can find new solutions and possibilities that change the world for the better.

At SABIC, we know that our success depends on your success. Were committed to nurturing your talent, to help you achieve both your career ambitions and life goals. Weve created tailored training and development programs for our employees which are among the best in the petrochemical industry. This is not a job where you dream about the weekend. This is a job where you dream about how you can change things for the better, for everyone. And this is a company where your dreams can be realized, where your ideas can be made reality, and where what you make can make a difference.

SABIC is a global leader in chemicals headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the worlds water supply and enabling colorful smartphone cases, we find solutions to the challenges of today to help our customers achieve their ambitions and build a better tomorrow.

Operating in the Americas since 1987, SABIC employs over 5,000 people and operates from 17 office locations and 17 manufacturing sites and technology and innovation centers in Exton, PA; Houston, TX; Mt. Vernon, IN; and Selkirk, NY.

SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a persons race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

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