Global Marketing Manager

BASF Corporation

About Us:

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 achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals.

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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.

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. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Position Details

Global Marketing Manager
The Triangle
Research Triangle Park, NC

Global Strategic Marketing Manager – (Insecticides) (RTP, NC) – 1802669.

Where the Chemistry Happens:

Develop and execute the global active ingredient strategy of one or more assets in alignment with the business unit strategy, maximizing the value of the portfolio in the long term in our RTP, NC Headquarters for our Agricultural Products North America division.

Formula for Success:

  • Leverage your education and experience in the Business or Agronomy field. 
  • Review market and competitive trends to identify new business potential or threats for assigned portfolio. 
  • Commission, review and summarize for Senior Management, market research that describes the global market environment for insecticides, including BASF’s position relative to competitive companies. 
  • Maintain a clear understanding of the insecticide research pipelines of BASF’s key competitors globally. 
  • Provide global assumptions to the regions to guide the a.i. long term planning. 
  • Control and challenge regional forecast to assure the achievement of the strategic path. 
  • Build risk scenarios. 
  • Based on deep market understanding, develop new product concepts and gain approval for business cases that enable BASF to maximize the return on investment done to capture new business potential. 
  • Working together with IP colleagues, expand the patent portfolio, monitor violations of current patents worldwide, and define when to take legal actions (IP enforcement) that while result in a positive return. 
  • Working closely to GRM ensure product safety, minimize environmental & human exposure and provide guidance for LCM activities. 
  • Jointly with APT define strategies to continuously improve COGs, through process optimization and new raw material sourcing strategies. 
  • Maximize utilization and efficiency of production facilities 
  • Analyze production capacity expansions, outsourcing or insourcing projects.

See "Summary" and "Description."

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.

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