Regional Head of Supply Chain – Parma, ID
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connectedminds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and socialresponsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. Asthe world?s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly everyindustry meet the current and future needs of society through science andinnovation. We achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvementand operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliveron ambitious, long-term goals. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment witha strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees andthe communities we operate in and are always working to form the bestteam?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning anddevelopment. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas,put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance ourcollective expertise. And we are constantly striving to become an even betterplace to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?sBest Employers in 2019. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration througheffectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant unitswhen developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on ourjourney to create solutions for a sustainable future Regional Head of Supply Chain (1901419) ? Parma, ID Where the Chemistry Happens? We are seeking a professional like you to direct, develop andmanage the regional Supply Chain team to ensure they meet the regional seedsupply according to sales demand for BASF-Vegetable Seeds varieties in atimely, optimal and (cost) efficient manner with high customer satisfaction.Formula for Success: You Will?Manage, coach andsteer the regional Supply Chain team ? people developmentDesign, reviewand optimization of Standard Operating Procedures for Supply Chain and cross departmental- align with stakeholdersAttend GlobalSupply Chain leadership meetingsHave projectinvolvementAttend regularmeetings with stakeholders, peers, local teams etc.Be responsiblefor monthly reporting, KPI review and developmentQualifications ? Bachelor?s degreein Supply Chain/Logistics, Business Administration, Business Engineering, orAgronomics/Agricultural related field preferred or comparable work experience /thinking level.? Five to ten yearsof seed industry knowledge? Preferred minimumof two years? experience in a managerial position? In depthunderstanding of technologies and procedures used within the company (i.e. Production,Processing, Quality Assurance, Customer Service, Inventory Management, Financeand Sales).? Excellentcommunication skills and ability to effectively communicate and interact with adiverse range of personalities.? Affinity with ERP-systems.? Goodunderstanding of global vegetable seed and commercial vegetable markets.? Cooperative,flexible and willing to work in a team atmosphere.? Should possessthe following competencies: Leadership, Management, Organizing, Analyzing,Strategic thinking faculty. Create Your Own Chemistry:What We Offer YouAdding value to our customers begins with adding value toyou. you@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and uniqueopportunities we offer to support you?the whole you?in all stages of your lifeand career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry. The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go waybeyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robustretirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sureyou never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in oursuccess. Working for a large, global organization, you?ll have a chance to growprofessionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding anddynamic career. BASF provides interesting and challenging learning anddevelopment opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and yourjob. For further information on Agricultural Products with BASF,please select: BASF: Create Chemistry with the Agricultural ProductsDivisionApply for this job.