Technical Market Manager, Powder Bed Fusion for BASF 3D Printing Solutions NA
At BASF, we create chemistrythrough the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success withenvironmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainablefuture through chemistry. As the world?s leading chemical company, we help ourcustomers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of societythrough science and innovation.We provide a challenging andrewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well asthe safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are alwaysworking to form the best team?especially from within, through an emphasis onlifelong learning and development. And we are constantly striving tobecome an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by ForbesMagazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on ourjourney to create solutions for a sustainable futureTechnical Market Manager, Powder Bed Fusion for BASF 3D Printing Solutions NA (1900146) ? Wyandotte, MIWhere the Chemistry HappensAs the world?s leading chemical company, BASFproduces an incredible variety of products for a wide range of consumerindustries – for example the automotive, construction, and food industries.Of course, this offers a vast number ofopportunities for marketing professionals. Our marketing teams act as a linkbetween BASF and the global market, with its ever-changing demands. Inmarketing you are responsible for driving strategic growth along products andindustries. Strong collaboration withglobal market leadership, sales and technical teams, and outside partners willbe critical to your success. You will be the BASF NA technical champion forthe 3DP powder bed fusion technology and will assist the commercial team inpromoting BASF?s materials and services to 3D Printer companies, servicebureaus, and end users. Customer engagement, enabling technical success ofprinting our powders, application development and project management are keyactivities. You will champion an understanding of competitive and complementarytechnologies in North America and collaborate with stakeholders to bestposition BASF?s offerings. It will beimportant to collaborate in a team environment with our technical specialists,marketing managers, and with other BASF divisions. This is an excellent opportunity todemonstrate your superior organizational, adaptability, and conflict managementskills and your strong data interpretation and analytical skills in validatingperceived value to the customer.Formula for SuccessLeveraging your education in Engineering, Chemistry, or a related discipline and your hands on technical experience in Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) in a powder bed fusion technology, you will provide technical consultation toward all powder bed technologies that we are engaged with to enable successful use of our powder offerings.Using your demonstrated ability to lead and influence customer relationships by taking risks, driving change, and building trust, you will support the NA commercial team in driving sales of BASF?s Additive Manufacturing powder materials and services with end users, OEMs, and Service Bureaus.Demonstrating your ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic virtual environment, you will manage technical projects and application development for NA powder bed activities.Utilizing your strong collaboration skills within regional and global teams, you will coordinate technical activities with the Global powder bed team.Your entrepreneurial spirit for emerging markets and openness for creativity and innovation will be a valued asset as you coordinate technical activities and strategy with the Industry leaders.Successfully engaging across the organization, you will collaborate with BASF stakeholder divisions. 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.