Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
BS degree in technical field is required (engineering or chemistry is preferred)
Minimum Three years operational and supply chain experience – experience in material handling preferred
Leadership experience is required. Supervisory experience is preferred.
Must acquire detailed understanding of overall plant manufacturing, supply chain processes and develop operational understanding of related technical systems that support cGMP and ERP processes.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
The ability to effectively communicate and present information to a wide variety of groups including, subordinates, peers, upper management and outside contacts.
Must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of EHS best practices, regulations and standards and the ability to create and maintain a safe work environment.
Must demonstrate the ability to lead and develop team members utilizing information exchange, standards, goal setting, and coaching.
Requires the ability to solve practical problems, perform root cause analysis and use factual information to apply effective corrective actions.
Leadership Expectations:As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable.
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.