Application Specialist



Application Specialist




HBO werk- en denkniveau

Type chemie

Organische chemie



Eastman Chemical Company


This is the Role

As Application Specialist for Adhesives EMEA you will be the technical conscience and support for our Account Managers. You have a solid knowledge base in adhesives, resins, polymers, formulations and end-applications. You can translate the specific customer demands to an actual Eastman solution. Being able to support launches of new products into the market place, you can not only influence Eastman’s growth but also contribute to technical innovation in general.

As an Application Specialist you are the connection between the market needs and the Eastman possibilities. You will be regularly visiting our key customers and you will be advising in selling and applying of Eastman products in different market segments ranging from hygiene and packaging to automotive and wood-working. For small customers as well as big multinationals all over Europe, with all its challenges related to different countries, geographical distances and specialist customer expectations. A very challenging role in a dynamic international environment!

Please note that in this role you will be travelling for around 50 % of your time (mostly within Europe)

Dit bedrijf biedt

Do you want to make a telling contribution to the growth and innovation of our company? Are you an international technical specialist always focused on new solutions? And are you looking for a responsible job with a lot of freedom? Welcome to Eastman Chemical…

This is what we offer

Our spirit of innovation and collaboration along with our diversified business line creating challenges and opportunities for growth is what makes Eastman a great place to build a
career. Here, you can find opportunities to grow professionally, competitive salaries, outstanding benefits, and a global work environment.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.


This is who you are

You are a result oriented technical specialist and got excellent communicative and entrepreneurial skills. You are a creative thinker and have a continuous improvement and learning mindset.

As an Application Specialist you are customer focused and you quickly build credible and value-creating business relationships. Next to your analytical and project management skills you are able to motivate internal as well as external stakeholders to move forward with your ideas.

This is what you bring

  • Bachelor degree chemistry / polymers

  • Minimum of 5 Years experience in comparable job

  • Project management / project leader capabilities

Over het bedrijf

This is Eastman Chemical

Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Our market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2015 revenues of approximately $9.6 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world.


For further information about this position please contact Jasper Meester via +31646277627 or send your application via the apply button.

Contact opnemen?

Eastman Chemical Company
Jasper Meester
Herculesweg 35
2909 VA
Capelle Aan Den IJssel