Capital Strategy Manager, Chemical Intermediates – Geismar, LA
AtBASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancingeconomic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, weare building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world?sleading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meetthe current and future needs of society through science and innovation. Weachieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operationalexcellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious,long-term goals. Weprovide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis onprocess safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities weoperate in, and are always working to form the best team?especially fromwithin, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. This allowsfor our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, andgain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise. Andwe are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF hasbeen recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2019.We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involvingteam members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing andexecuting strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to createsolutions for a sustainable future CapitalStrategy Manager – Geismar, LA (1901281) Where the ChemistryHappens? Asthe Capital Strategy Manager, you will report into the VP of Operations,Intermediates and own the budget accountable for Capital Planning andManagement for North America Chemical Intermediates (CIN). You will be chargedwith the successful prioritization, coordination, funding and the monitoring/reporting of projects for all Chemical Intermediates assets/sites at ourBishop, Freeport and Geismar locations, coordinating required documentation forall CIN CoS projects. Yourcommitment to the development, review and approval of a consolidated CIN FixedCost Plan (Bishop, Freeport, Geismar) and facilitation of a deep dive review ofthe SBU monthly performance will result in actions plans which achieve theapproved plan. Formula for Success? Capitalizingon your in-depth technical manufacturing and project management experience and strongknowledge of global capital investment policies, your strategic leadership willrender: The success of global, regional and localinitiatives, broadly affecting CIN manufacturing including initiatives such as:NorthAmerica 4.0 Manufacturing Leadership; identification, prioritization and implementationof digitalization initiativesCINAutomation Roadmap; development, prioritization and implementation, aligninginvestment projects with capital plansGeismarMaster Planning Commission; securing CIN interests are fully incorporated insite(s) long-term planning / visionImpactful knowledge management andcontinuous improvement of work processes pertaining to Capital Management,Fixed Cost Management, or data reporting within CIN along with InformationManagement for the CIN Manufacturing team inclusive of:Partneringwith the manufacturing teams, formulating responses on global feedback and/ordata requests (current/historical)Consolidatingand evaluating performance metrics from the NA Chemical IntermediatesManufacturing sites, including:Forecastingof manufacturing fixed costs and depreciation based on current capital plans, aligningwith Regional Business Unit Controlling Targetsetting, capital project implementation, fund reservations and reporting forOpEx ManagementMetricsrelative to EHS and othersCreate Your Own Chemistry:What We Offer You? Addingvalue to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suiteof benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to supportyou?the whole you?in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, youcreate your own chemistry. Thetotal rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck.From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits thatinclude 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 andpersonally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career. BASFprovides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities tohelp you make the most of your talents and your job.Apply for this job.