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Marketing Excellence Manager - Professional & Specialty Solutions Job
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BASF Corporation | Rex, NC
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Marketing Excellence Manager - Professional & Specialty Solutions-1701957

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 and are always working to form the best team-especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

BASF is focused on global challenges of today and the future. Our people change the world each and every day and we're working hard to build the best Marketing Team. We are the leader in sustainable agricultural chemical solutions.

We are looking for a Marketing Excellence Manager to be the central point for leading and managing our strategic marketing planning (SMP) activities within the Professional & Specialty Solutions (P&SS) group.

Marketing Excellence Manager - Professional & Specialty Solutions (1701957) - RTP, NC

As the Marketing Excellence Manager, you will be responsible for leading cross functional teams that develop the strategic marketing and product launch plans across all P&SS markets. This role is also responsible for organizing and driving the Product Launch Excellence (PLE) marketing activities, market research planning, and supporting our forecasting/S&OP processes.

Formula for Success: You Will…
- Use a creative and entrepreneurial spirit to expand our strategic marketing process to inspire new strategies for core and adjacent markets
- Engage marketing managers and product managers to deliver solid strategic frameworks for each market
- Ensure marketing teams follow the PLE guidelines to secure the successful launch of new product innovations
- Interface with supply chain, demand management, manufacturing, controlling, global marketing, sales, customer experience, and the US P&SS Leadership Team to successfully communicate strategic and tactical direction to enable the group to meet or exceed financial targets
- Manage the AMIGA 10-year forecasting process, net sales budgeting process, and monthly business review
- Be knowledgeable of industry trends, technologies, and competitive initiatives to identify customer needs
- Collaborate with the Customer Experience and Marketing Communications teams to ensure effective, efficient use of resources to achieve market objectives

For further information on BASF located in RTP, NC, please select:

BASF: Create Chemistry with the Agricultural Products Division

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.


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 in You…
- Bachelor's Degree with 6+ years of experience - OR - MS/MBA with 4+ years of experience - OR - PhD with 2+ years of experience
- 2+ years of experience within marketing, sales, research & development, or finance
- Demonstrated project management and financial analysis skills
- Proven leadership skills
- Demonstrated ability to be creative and entrepreneurial
- Able to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously
- Excellent communication

We Also Look For…
- Experience leading and developing a cross-functional team
- Experience planning market research
- Experience within the professional and specialty products industry

Primary Location: US-NC-Research Triangle Park
Function: MARK - Marketing
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-APN-Crop Protection North America

About BASF Corporation

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. 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.