Development Officer Jobs in Lahore at AkzoNobel

Title: Development Officer

Company: AkzoNobel

Location: Lahore

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

To deliver a set of targets for new product development, product improvement, value creation, and sales/plant support with set guidelines from the Line Manager.

Key Activities

Implement the HSES plan as set by Technical Lead

Propose ideas for laboratory work involving new product development, product improvement, value creation, processes & procedure improvement, etc.

Plan experimental designs for problem analysis or prove hypothesis in relation to product complaint or manufacturing process improvement.

Plan and carry out laboratory work covering a range of technical projects in full compliance with all safety and work processes and procedures.

Provide technical support to other internal functions such as procurement, plant Operations, and Sales.

Manage the formulations in SAP


2 to 5 years of experience purely in the R&D department in the Paints Industry

Has an understanding of the role of raw materials in recipe development & modification. Testing results are reliable, reproducible, and unchallengeable by internal and external customers & suppliers. The job holder meets KPIs for testing.

Operating knowledge of Microsoft Office and relevant SAP modules works effectively with co-workers and peers as a team player. Helps out colleagues in solving their problems.

Must have knowledge of applicable HSE procedures, and adheres to these procedures.


Masters or BS in Chemistry from a reputed institute

At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 28213

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