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Product Steward, China

Company Name:  LB Polyolefin Shanghai Co

Shanghai, CN

Req ID:  72762
Facility:  Shanghai-484
Department:  Polyolefins Asia and APS APAC
Division:  Health, Safety & Environment

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2020, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the third consecutive year.

Basic Function

This position has primary function to provide Product Stewardship support for sales of China Joint Venture products by LYB within China : PP (600KT/Y) and HDPE (250KT/Y), main focus on regulatory matters related to applications of these products, and oversight Product Risk Management programs of these products.
This position interprets current and evolving regulatory issues, provides suggestion of solution to business groups, sales, external customers, distributors, manufacturing facilities and R&D/technical, and provides quick response to customers.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • Plans, implements, and manages programs and procedures in compliance with Company Product Stewardship Standard and related Policies, provide direct oversight for the activities for assigned businesses.
  • Liases with business, asset management, sales and marketing, technical services, legal and customers on Product Stewardship issues for assigned products.
  • Delivers internal and external training of Company Product Stewardship Standard and related Policies.
  • Publishs Product regulatory compliance documents in Chinese, based on knowledge of regulations, Raw-materials, formulation and relevant data of Joint Venture product. Respond to customer requests.
  • Advises JV site on regulatory and related Product Stewardship requirement, coordinates necessary sharing and explanation of LYB corresponding practices. Participates in LYB-JV meetings for agenda concerning product stewardship matters
  • Monitors regulations and provides issue analysis, response strategy and execution plans for the issues identified
  • Assists Chemical Control and Hazard Communication group as necessary to serve market needs.
Person Specification
  • Education:
    • BS/MS technical degree (i.e., chemistry or engineering)
  • Work Experience:
    • Minimum 5 years specific functional experience in the areas of regulatory, Product Stewardship or product application is required.
    • Experience in plastics industry with Multinational companies will be beneficial
Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.


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LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.  The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.

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