Digital Process Manager – Florham Park, NJ Area or Virtual
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 2018. 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 Digital Process Manager – Florham Park, NJ Area or Virtual (1900136)Where the Chemistry HappensIn support of the continuous develop of the digital transformation of BASF and to maintain a leadership position within the chemical industry, a new division, Digitalization & Information Services has been created.This is a start-up organization. This position is responsible for the digital transformation of BASF. With that, the incumbent must be recognized as a subject expert, be an educator and change agent and holds/develops a strong track record of achievement. The incumbent must be convincing and willing to challenge the status quo.Digitalization is key to preserving our overall competitiveness. Our goal is to make digitalization an integral part of BASF?s business. We will create additional value for our customers, grow our business and improve efficiency through digitalization.The Manager, Digital Development will be responsible for engaging businesses and functions to identify digital innovations that drive efficiencies and top line growth. The position will lead cross functional teams to transform the digital innovations into tangible business results. The role will provide thought leadership and be a catalyst for the transformation. This position will work directly with regional Business and Functional Leadership along with the Global Digital Core team leader and team members. The role will also have access to Regional Senior Executives.Formula for Success Capitalizing on your demonstrated understanding of the adoption of technology, its impact to future operating models and organizational structures, ability to translate the evolving future of an industry, and develop insights into trends and disruptive technology, while using data and evidence to define impact on businesses and/or functional areas and ability to translate broad business/corporate strategies into clear, specific business deliverables and solutions.You will?.Exercise your progressive experience working in a complex global organization, spanning multiple businesses and functions successfully while partnering directly with Senior Leadership teams across businesses and functions identifying digital opportunities and its impact on efficiency and growth helping Senior Leaders understand how innovation and digital capabilities help transform their businesses Leverage your design-led thinking and leadership of new product, market, and business model opportunities and your strategic, creative and technical skills to effectively prioritize initiatives, and structure implementation teams utilizing internal and external resources, ensuring the application of Agile is deployed and drives projects to successful completionApply your inherent drive to learn and ask why, leading and working on cross-functional teams evaluating, providing insight and driving strategic outcomes resulting in the greatest impact on the CompanyLeverage your working knowledge of how to use digital for a competitive advantage and your ability to quickly discern patterns and make connections and drive active and ongoing business engagement in developing strategies for embedding Digital into the businesses and aligning business strategies for a digital worldChampion and communicate BASF?s Digital transformation to internal and external audiencesEstablish internal and external networks, defining a regional pool of best in class service providersCreate Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer YouAdding 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.Apply for this job.