Job Information

BASF Sales & Operations Demand Planning Officer (m/f/d) - Remote Option within Germany in Berlin, Germany

Job Field : Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Location : Berlin,DEU

Company : BASF Services Europe GmbH

Job ID : EN59703070BFA2

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to Viktoria Pohl, Tel. :+49 30 2005-58390

As an international service hub, the BASF Services Europe GmbH bundles a wide range of services for the BASF Group throughout Europe. In the heart of Berlin, we combine expertise in the areas of finance, HR, supply chain, procurement, product safety and IT. We focus on digital and customer-focused solutions, to create services for future. Learn more about us and our location-independent work models at

In Global Business Services, we support BASF's divisions with a cross-functional network and offer modern solutions tailored to the needs of the business. As a specialized service unit we ensure a high level of customer orientation and we design our services to be cooperative, efficient and future-oriented.

What you can expect

In this role within our Domestic Deliveries Unit, you are responsible for the inventory management and other related processes within S&OP including reporting, analysis and interpretation of respective KPIs with the goal to ensure constant process efficiency enhancements. By taking the responsibility of the full P2P process, non conformance management included, you actively contribute to the achievement of business units' sales targets.

  • You process, track and follow up on purchase and stock orders (including subcontracting, stock transfers, GR processing) in line with the respective procurement processes and relevant trade control requirements (where applicable).

  • You balance, execute, monitor and communicate supply and demand through forecasts, stock analysis reports and regular interaction with sales team.

  • Furthermore being responsible for master data management, you ensure efficient material and batch management (i.e. ICTP's, FIFO application, master data changes, stock evaluations etc.).

  • You also analyze, report, collaborate and execute on dysfunctional stock on hand including blocked and expired stock, ageing stock and slow moving stock.

  • Your tasks include interaction with the sales team to identify and track possible shortages to effectively communicate to customers and developing action plans for alternative suppliers or stock.

  • You conduct regular analysis of current product range to classify stock and assign applicable inventory management policies in line with customer sales strategy and agreements, supply factors as well as shelf life and costs implications.

  • Finally you analyze different scenarios to meet the demand and optimize cost of supply and inventory taking into account warehousing, load consolidation, re-order frequency and quantities vs stock holding.

What we expect

  • completed Bachelor's degree within relevant field or equivalent qualification

  • previous professional experience in Supply Chain or Logistics, ideally in Demand and Supply Planning

  • very good ability to work with MS Office packages, including advanced level of Excel

  • profound knowledge of SAP (Materials Management and SCI)

  • fluent English in speaking and writing

We offer

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.

  • 30 days of paid vacation, special leave and sabbatical options.

  • Location-independent work models with defined days of presence in Berlin and place of residence in Germany.

  • Flexible working hours so that you can organize your working and private life according to your needs.