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Application Development Manager Semicon (m/f/d) - Job Düsseldorf - Daikin Chemical Europe GmbH Careers

Application Development Manager Semicon (m/f/d)

Daikin Chemical Europe GmbH - Positively Innovative

Since 1933, Daikin Industries has been involved in the research and production of fluorochemicals, and is one of the world‘s foremost manufacturers of fluorochemical materials today. Daikin‘s unique expertise is essential to a variety of industrial fields: With world-class technology, we offer a wide range of high quality products with applications in automotive, semiconductors, health care, renewable energy, consumer cookware, wire and cable, textile and fabric treatment, paper and packaging, optics and displays, coatings and more.
Our newly opened Innovation Center in Dortmund is dedicated to R&D, technical service, and marketing. Here, Daikin Chemical Europe is conducting research on new and sustainable technologies related to electric mobility and other fields.

Main responsibilities

  • Develop a close relationship with key end-users/specifiers as well as manufacturers in the Semicon industry sector
  • Assess the market trends/investment plans at end-users and requirements in key targeted applications (establishing direct contact with leading Fabs, Equipment OEMs and Tiers in Europe for fluorine solutions)
  • Develop short-, mid- and long-term go-to-market strategy for successful introduction/commercialization of Semicon fluorine portfolio
  • Coaching and training of the sales team, channel distribution partners to support successful market introduction
  • Improve product marketability and profitability by researching, identifying, and capitalizing on market opportunities; coordinating new product development process
  • Analyzing trends and results to identify marketing opportunities
  • Travelling to customers, exhibitions and other related commercial activities (approx. 50%)

Your profile

  • A "hunter" type marketing professional with a strong analytical thinking.
  • 10+ years of Semicon or relevant/adjacent industry experience in either technical sales or product positioning and marketing positions and extensive network within the industry
  • Deep understanding of the Semicon market and of its future trends, with specific focus on European industry champions
  • A working knowledge of basic understanding of chemical manufacturing practices and costs and organizing promotions for products (e-marketing, trade fairs, product literature, customers, etc…)
  • Experience in preparing budgets, sales figures and marketing strategies (annual, long-term)
  • Excellent negotiation skills and communications skills, Ability to work in an intercultural environment
  • Verbal and written proficiency in English, other languages are also an asset
  • A team-player and self-motivated/self-starter person with strong will to succeed

What we offer

  • 37,5h working week and 30 days annual paid vacation
  • Flexible working hours and remote working (2x per week)
  • Company Car, Job-Ticket
  • Family support (e.g. covering kindergarten fee)
  • Friendly international working environment and the opportunity to contribute your own ideas in a growing and future oriented company
  • Fruit and beverages free of charge at the office

Your application

We look forward to receiving your application including your resume and certificates as well as your salary expectations and your notice period. A cover letter is welcome but not necessary.
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DAIKIN Chemical Europe is a supplier of high performance fluorochemical products and was established in 1992 as the sales and services headquarters for DAIKIN Industries’ Chemical Division in Europe, Middle-East and Africa.

Find overviews and technical data on our products by visiting our main website.

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is the world's foremost manufacturer of fluorochemical products and a leading expert in the field. We strive to find new possibilities for living and industry by making the most of fluorine characteristics using our own exclusively developed technologies. The potential for developing applications for these products is growing without limit for the florochemical industry.


Alina Görtz
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