Business Application Manager – RTP, NC
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 Business Application Manager ? (RTP, NC) ? 1803228 Where the Chemistry Happens As a Business Application Manager you will be responsible for regional development, implementation and optimization of Supply Chain processes in APO (SNP, DP) and SAP. Analyze business process requirements and translate them to system functional, logical design and implementation. Ensure that system application related practices are aligned with business strategic objectives. Formula for Success You will leverage your BS/BA Degree in, Supply Chain, Information Technology, Logistics, Business, or related Field.You will assure the correct master data set-up according to MD guidance and regional specifics. Monitor master data quality and resolve MD errors for regional materials (finished goods, intermediate, active ingredients, raw materials).Provide technical support, trouble-shooting and problem resolutions related to DP, SNP and SAP modules.Go To? person to answer system functionality, business process questions and navigate through transactions.Create and maintain documentation of business processes and transactional knowledge of APO and SAP system.Provide pro-active guidance and training to the Supply Chain Team members to ensure smooth demand and supply planning in DP, SNP and execution transactions in SAP system. Lead user testing (UAT) and system upgrades implementation activities. Collaborate with Global Supply Chain Excellence and functional business experts to develop reporting tools (Global/Local BW) and maintain existing reports.Lead and contribute to special projects to improve performance throughout supply chain organization. For further information on Agricultural Products with BASF, 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.BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.US-NC-Research Triangle ParkApply for this job.