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We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best teamespecially 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are currently searching for a motivated Global Marketing Manager, with excellent agri-marketing and proven strategic skills, for our Crop Protection business (AP) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
Global Marketing Manager Insecticides (1700290)
As a Global Marketing Manager, you will join the Global Marketing Team for Insecticides, and report to the Vice President of Marketing, Insecticides. Your responsibility will include managing several global active ingredients for crop protection products. You will also lead the Insecticide Strategy development for the business unit, and assist in the target setting for new market opportunities.
Formula for Success: You Will
Lead multifunctional teams
Establish and manage 3rd Party relationships
Work closely with Regional Marketing teams to maximize the opportunities for active ingredients in each of the regions
Contribute to Cross-Functional or Crop teams focused on the development of integrated approaches to customers in the agricultural chemical market
Participate in acquisition and divestment initiatives when requested
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 youthe whole youin 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 (Business, Biology, Chemistry, Entomology, Agriculture or Related Field)
10+ years of professional work experience (i.e.: Sales, Marketing and/or Agricultural) and/or Post Graduate Schooling experience
5+ years of progressive sales and marketing experience, with demonstrated competency in strategic and analytical thinking
Experience working professionally in a cross-cultural, global environment
High degree of independence and self-motivation
Ability to work across organizational and country boundaries
Willing and able to travel up to 30% internationally
We Also Look For
Agribusiness experience, with focus on insecticides
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.