Project Manager – Herbicides
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 and are always working to form the best team especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future Where the Chemistry Happens We are seeking a Project Manager of Herbicides to join our Agricultural Solutions team in Research Triangle Park, NC. Project Manager – Herbicides (1602929) Research Triangle Park, NC As Project Manager, Herbicides, you will join the North American Agricultural Products Market Management group and work directly with the Regional Marketing Herbicides Manager, coordinating Regional Herbicide projects and leading the associated teams. These projects are expected to grow the North American herbicide business and preserve the Region s unique Herbicide portfolio. Formula for Success: You Will Lead Herbicide life-cycle management (LCM) projects in all major crops in the US and CanadaCoordinate the efforts of Regulatory, Operations, Formulations, Technical Service, Biology, Communications, 3rd party management, and Global/Local Marketing for a successful new product launch or use extensionWork with key team members to facilitate product development and positioning, competitive evaluation, pricing strategy, manufacturing timing, and registration strategyLead the Regional Crop Teams in rice and canola, identifying and pursuing opportunities for expansionCreate 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. RSSRIngredients for Success: What We Look For in YouBS in Chemistry, Agriculture, Bioscience or related discipline with 10+ years experience -OR- MS in Chemistry, Agriculture, Bioscience or related discipline with 8+ years experience -OR- PhD in Chemistry, Agriculture, Bioscience or related discipline with 6+ years experience5+ years technical background/experience in HerbicidesPrevious experience leading project teamsAble and willing to travel overnight up to 25% of the timeStrong entrepreneurial drive, collaboration, presentation and communication skillsPreferred:Marketing and/or Sales experienceAgribusiness experiencePrevious experience in strategy buildingPrevious experience in budget managementApply for this job.