Supply Chain Analyst - Freeport, TX-1804769 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Supply Chain Analyst (1804769) – Freeport, TX
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are seeking a professional like you to support our Supply Chain operations at our Freeport, TX facility.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Engaging across functions within BASF, you will successfully influence others to resolve day-to-day carrier related issues for the business.
Leveraging your educational background in Supply Chain, Business or a related field, and your professional experience, you will be the primary liaison between the business and corporate transportation platforms (Transplace (bulk, rail and package command centers), transportation procurement and customer care organizations.
Your excellent communication, reporting, and presentation skills are essential as you provide day-to-day support to EM Supply Chain operations, including EHS, Management of Change (MOC), and continuous improvement. Additionally, you will perform data analysis and reporting for transportation performance management including costs, non-conformances (NCMs), demurrage, transport reliability and carrier performance, as well as continuous support for EM shipment activities from the Freeport site.
Your leadership skills will be essential as you will be responsible for tracking and reporting all non-conformances (NCMs) and ensure investigations are handled in a timely and effective manner.
Your strong business acumen will be a benefit in this role as you maintain monthly accounting closing files and share them with unit leadership and Accounting.
Your analytical skills, combined with your thorough knowledge of transportation management will allow you to resolve freight payment issues within our 3 rd party freight payment provider's website.
Utilizing your collaboration skills, you will support the business with freight rate analysis including rail, ocean going vessels, LTL and TL shipments.
Your critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills will be essential in managing transportation related projects, continuous improvement projects, including but not limited to new operations projects related to logistics and supply chain, onboarding new 3PLs and determining best modes of shipment and transportation lanes to customers.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.
Primary Location: US-TX-Freeport
Function: 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.