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BASF Internal Communications Manager - Research Triangle Park, NC in Durham, North Carolina

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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 Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

I nternal Communications Manager (2202523) – Research Triangle Park, NC

Where the Chemistry Happens

Lead employee communications programs for the Agricultural Solutions Division of BASF that drive engagement generally, with particular emphasis on the RTP and manufacturing/operations population. Provide direct support to the SVP and other key leadership team members on communications counsel and message development, including executive presentations, speeches, or events. Develop an annual strategic internal communications plan consistent with business strategy and global, regional and OD messages and priorities. Plan and execute employee town hall meetings, in-person events or virtual employee communications opportunities (videos, etc.) Develop content for internal publications, intranet and digital communication stations. Identify, track and communicate relevant KPIs and measurement for continuous improvement and modern internal communications standards.

Formula for Success

  • Bachelor degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field.

  • 10 years of corporate communications experience in-house or agency setting.

  • Experience managing employee communications programs, including executive communications (presentation, speechwriting, ghostwriting).

  • Experience in agriculture, chemistry or manufacturing industries preferred.

  • Experience supporting communications with manufacturing, operations or supply chain departments preferred.

  • Expert Microsoft PowerPoint and Word skills, and knowledge of BASF brand standards for internal and external communication.

  • Demonstrated ability to translate complex theories or concepts into key messages for relevant audiences, particularly employee populations.

  • Knowledge of best practices around employee communications and engagement, including measurement and reporting.

  • Strong writing and editing skills under tight deadlines.

  • Business acumen and understanding of how to communicate financial, operational or strategic business metrics or plans to broad audiences.

  • Ability to provide guidance and counsel to senior executives.

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: PRCO - Public Relations, Communication & Government Affairs

Organization: N-APN/C-Ag Products N. America-60000302

Title: Internal Communications Manager - Research Triangle Park, NC

Location: NC-Durham

Requisition ID: 2202523