Kao Specialties Americas (KSA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan. Kao Corporation is a global company that develops, manufactures and markets personal hygiene, laundry, food, cosmetic, and specialty chemical products. The majority of the global product lines are based on surface-active agents or “surfactant” chemistries.
KSA is currently recruiting for a Business Development Manager focused on asphalt chemical sales working from our The Woodlands, TX sales office.
This position manages is responsible for the sales and business development of new product launches for Kao Europe made products for sale in North America. This is achieved by development and implementation of marketing, technical sales, and R&D programs that optimize utilization of resources from Kao Europe and other affiliates supporting three application segments: Asphalt additives, lubricant additives and fertilizer additives.
Essential duties include:
Candidates for this position must have:
The ideal candidate would also have the following skills:
KSA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.