Manager Reporting Excellence and Projects
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 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. 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. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable futureManager, Reporting Excellence and AnalyticsWhere the Chemistry HappensOur work in the Controlling group in the Automotive Coatings business across the Americas region is about providing well-structured analytics for business steering and investment decisions to achieve success.You will have the opportunity to manage the business steering process and prepare investment decisions, including tracking metrics, handling complex analyses, and preparing effective communications to report back to the leadership team. Additionally, you'll develop practical recommendations and contribute to team discussions on implications of analysis; identifying implementation challenges.You'll work alongside the business teams and the functions on projects, assisting with implementation tasks. This could include facilitating working sessions or developing skills in the Controlling group when appropriate, principally through coaching.Formula for Success Common traits of those successful in this role are proactive leadership, integrity, a sharp analytical mind, creativity, and the ability to work with people across all levels in an organization.Your ability to look at decision preparations through glasses with different colored lenses will enable you to engage a diverse team of professionals to reach our goals.Jointly with the business, you develop the steering and KPI concept embedding this into the planning, reporting and forecasting processes.Driving the business development, you will challenge the planning assumptions of the strategic business units on a continuous basis and coordinate plans of action to mitigate risks.As you differentiate between statistics and reports, your capability in conceptually structuring problems and deriving clear messages from statistical analyses will drive the speed and the effectiveness of decision making. As you believe speaking one language with each other drives productivity, you will drive reporting excellence by managing the change of KPI structuring and visualization according to International Business Communication Standards (IBCS) and support the implementation of the respective IT systems (Zebra BI, Power BI, Tableau etc.).Create 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.