BASF Marketing Analyst - Hygiene; Charlotte, NC in Charlotte, North Carolina

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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

As the world’s leading chemical company, BASF produces an incredible variety of products for a wide range of consumer industries - for example the personal care, automotive, construction, and food industries.

Of course, this offers a vast number of opportunities for marketing professionals. Our marketing teams act as a link between BASF and the global market, with its ever-changing demands. Reacting to these changes quickly and efficiently requires market transparency. The Marketing Analyst responsibilities include the maintenance of customer pricing, databases, and systems required to manage daily business activities, and to provide market intelligence for the EMH business. The Marketing Analyst interfaces with Sales, Regional Marketing, Technical Service, Controlling, and Customer Service.

Marketing Manager - Hygiene (1703330) – Charlotte, NC

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Manage projects as assigned by the Business Manager and Regional Marketing.

  • Administer pricing strategies for all market segments of the Regional Business Unit (RBU) including, but not limited to, maintaining list of price structure and price changes, and assisting Sales customer price increase notifications and customer marketing communications.

  • Collect market research and subsequently analyze, communicate, and store data via various tools.

  • Analyze import/export statistics for superabsorbents including evaluation of trends (monthly, annually), changes in pricing, volumes. Analyze market statistics from various publications including Euromonitor, Nielsen, and others.

  • Maintain intranet webpages, portal applications, and internal BASF systems.

  • Contract administration includes maintenance of files and contracts for EMH/N business.

  • Participate in coordination of industry trade shows.

  • Responsible for administering the policies and practices of the SBUs.

  • Supports Business Management with reporting requirements including A/R Reporting, Raw Material reports, and non-conformance monitoring (general).

  • Manage key administrative tasks such as database clean up and input, domestic/import/export sample coordination, and sample approvals. Upon request, assist Sales in inputting customer/sales assignment information into SAP.

  • Analyze and monitor activity through social media, industry news, and other platforms regarding the hygiene industry (Baby, Adult Incontinence, Feminine Hygiene) to get consumer insights and translate that into business needs.

Create 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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Bachelor's degree required.

  • At least 2 years of related work experience. Strong background in business market analysis is highly preferred.

  • Solid analytical, critical reasoning, and computer skills including Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent planning, organizational, and work management skills to effectively prioritize activities.

  • Detail-oriented while processing multiple requests and possess a positive, proactive work ethic. Have an entrepreneurial spirit developing process improvements and implementing best practices.

  • Travel up to 5%

BASFRS

Job: MARK - Marketing

Organization: N-EMN-Care Chemicals NA

Title: Marketing Analyst - Hygiene; Charlotte, NC

Location: NC-Charlotte

Requisition ID: 1703330