Technical Development Manager RAEX and Certified Partners

Application time ends: 2018-01-21
SSAB Special Steels is looking for


As Technical Development Manager to support RAEX and Certified Partners, you are playing an important role of supporting our customers with your technical competence and support in order to build customer value and profitability. Location for office work is Raahe.

About the position:
Division SSAB Special Steels is replacing its Technical development manager for Raex brand. We are now looking for a new member to the team with strong curiosity, strategic thinking and technical experience to be part of our professional International team.

We have an extensive steel grade portfolio that can support a diverse customer base. Technical Development Manager within the market development function has the responsibility of develop sales through technical support concerning Raex and Special Steels mill support in Raahe. The position develops Certified Partners through technical trainings, processing knowledge and information flow to our customers/Certified Partners and sales managers globally. You will participate in marketing actions for Raex product by developing marketing material from technical point of view and also administrating customer Extranet. The role is reactive to solving problems and also proactive to new business opportunities and product improvements. It feels natural to work according to SSABĀ“s short and long term strategic goals.

These roles duties generally derive from technical responsibilities related to customer engagement (e.g. inquiries, questions, claims), project management and opportunity development. For example, SSAB steel grades can increase effectiveness in the workshops or performance of the end product and therefore increasing the competitive advantage for the end-user.

Your qualifications:
We expect you to have experience and strong drive to work in steel business and a genuine interest to learn more about steel making, properties and user benefits. You have graduated as M.Sc. in Technology (Mechanical, Metallurgical or Mining Engineering) from any University in Europe and have working experience of approximately at least 2 years in similar fields.

You feel comfortable in delivering presentations to internal colleagues and customers. Both English and Finnish are expected. Other languages will be counted as benefit.

Position consist occasional traveling and as a person you conduct it safely.

We offer:
A challenging, interesting and multi-cultural working environment where you will be responsible for a given brand Raex and certified partners globally and also other Special Steel products in Raahe mill. Working within a talented international team, you can share and utilize a large pool of collective steel knowledge in order to guide our customers towards optimal steel solutions.

For more information, please contact:
Markus Komulainen, Product Manager Raex, Market Development
Phone +358503142857, or
Per Elfgren, Manager function Market development
Phone +46705890095,

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Send your application with CV and salary request no later than 21st of January via the link below.