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At BASF, we createchemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic successwith environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a moresustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leading chemical company,we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and futureneeds of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environmentand are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through anemphasis on lifelong learning and development.
And we are constantly striving to become an evenbetter place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one ofAmerica's Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to createsolutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
We are looking for a Physical DistributionSpecialist for our Research Triangle Park, North Carolina site.
Coordinate, support and/or facilitate daily transportation needs as driven by customer or internal demands for assigned products, plants, warehouses and bulk terminals.
Provide least cost transportation expense commensurate with service required.
Work with the Transportation Corporate Center platform to handle all transfers and expedites.
Manage and respond in a timely manner to resolve non-conformances and issues
Process regional freight invoices that were missing proper coding in a timely fashion.
Nurture relationships with the BASF Corp platform, third party warehouses, production sites and internal supply chain sub-departments.
Ensure that potential external industry, transportation, regulatory, risks are communicated in advance to allow advance contingency planning.
Professionally manage logistics and/or supply chain projects that focus on developing creative supply chain/physical distribution practices.
Support the monthly development of the Logistics KPI report and help identify cost/performance improvements
Facilitate a monthly supply chain planning meeting to ensure supply chain execution between U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico.
Perform deep-dive trend analysis on distribution non-conformances and provide recommendations for a successful path forward.
Provide Agricultural Products division sites with logistical support in the areas of inventory management, SAP and FIFRA regulations
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You...
Adding value to our customers begins with addingvalue to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and uniqueopportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your lifeand career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASFemployee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans,to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, tomaking sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investingin our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chanceto grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build arewarding and dynamic career.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For inYou...
BA/BS degree in Supply Chain or related field with 4+ years' work experience to include 2 years supply chain or physical distribution/order fulfillment experience.
Strong SAP or equivalent systems skills.
Demonstrated working knowledge of supply chain operations concepts.
Strong customer focus and the ability to identify process enhancement opportunities.
Excellent organizational, communication, collaborative and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage changing or conflicting priorities.
What we would also like to see...
BA/BS degree in Supply Chain or related field with 7+ years' work experience to include 4 years supply chain or physical distribution/order fulfillment experience.
Direct agricultural or related industry product experience.
Execution oriented with strong conflict resolution skills.
Proven organizational skills and the ability to multi task.
Strong attention to detail and business acumen to communicate performance indicators to management concisely.
Ability to maneuver and/or develop reports from Business Warehouse reporting systems.
Highly motivated and enthusiastic self-starter that can work with limited supervision.
:US-NC-Research Triangle Park
:LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.