This role will support Axle/MTF and Off-road business in China.
Be a knowledgeable expert in Axle Oil, Manual Transmission Fluid (MTF) and Off-road Fluid trends, OEM requirements and related Afton products
Provide day to day Axle/MTF and Off-road technical support to inquiries which come from internal and external stakeholders, including Sales/OEMs/Marketing team and Customers
Develop technical understanding of hardware related to Axle/Manual Transmission (MT), and Off-road driveline system.
Direct lab technicians in CTS support work to meet agreed driveline project objectives
Provide timely updates on leading projects status, written in Chinese and/or English
Develop Driveline CTS project plan using Stage-Gate process and Accolade software, implement and monitor the plan to meet project objectives, cost and timing.
Prepare technical documents, including but not limited, presentations, product reports to present to customers, internal and external stakeholders
Travel with China OEM team or Sales team to communicate with customers on our solutions, including but not limited industry trends, new product introductions and technical presentation on performance of our products to meet or discover customer requirements/demands.
Chemistry or chemical engineering or Mechanical degree.
Masters degree or above is preferred
At least 5 years of relevant experience in chemical and/or automotive lubricant industry.
Lubricant background or knowledge preferred
Skilled in technical presentation, project management and problem solving.
Positive attitude to get things done
Strong communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent to work within a cross functional team
Working experience in matrix organization are a plus
Project management experience will be an advantage
Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Additional language is an advantage.
Extensive traveling in China and occasional overseas travel are required.