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BASF Procurement Specialist in Beachwood, Ohio

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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 future!

Procurement Specialist (1903187) – Beachwood, OH

Where the Chemistry Happens

The Procurement Specialist plays a role in the interaction between Procurement, Finance, Customers and Suppliers to ensure an efficient application of the Purchase-to-Pay process. This role will support with purchase orders and requests, and follow-up of assigned materials, transfers, agreed terms and conditions, and demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of order administration, order processing, customer service, and communication. In addition, this role will run reports in SAP and work with Master Data to perform analysis, create and maintain contracts and vendor data.

Formula for Success


  • 2 years of work experience in supply chain, procurement, or related field.


  • Previous experience using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and analytical platforms.

  • Previous experience in SAP systems.

  • Demonstrated Ability to exercise independent problem solving and decision making with initiative and self-coordination.

  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced work environment where attention detail is critical.

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment as needed to achieve departmental goals.

  • Demonstrated customer focus aptitude.

  • Demonstrated strong analytical and organizational skills.

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.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: PROC - Procurement

Organization: N-EBN/C-Controlling-63014427

Title: Procurement Specialist

Location: OH-Beachwood

Requisition ID: 1903187