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BASF Marketing Manager - Seed Treatment - Research Triangle Park, NC in Durham, North Carolina

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Marketing Manager - Seed Treatment (2202020) – RTP, NC

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are currently seeking a Marketing Manager – Seed Treatment North America for our Agriculture Products division in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.

As a member of the North American Seed Treatment Marketing Team, you will lead the efforts to ensure a range of new seed treatment product launch projects are managed as effectively and efficiently as possible

This position will report to the Marketing Lead in our North American Seed Treatment Business Unit.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Lead Seed Treatment life cycle management (LCM) projects for US/Canada by coordinating the efforts of Biology, Regulatory, Operations, Marketing, Sales and other relevant functions for successful new product launches or use extensions.

  • Act as Product Launch Excellence Regional Core Team Leader for all North American Seed Treatment launch projects utilizing strong project management and leadership skills

  • Work closely with Product Management colleagues and Regional Market Management to help lead our annual long term planning activities, assemble an annual 10 year forecast for the Regional Seed Treatment business unit, and consolidate within our crop system frameworks.Manage, consolidate and assess implications of competitive and market intelligence in the North American Seed Treatment Industry


  • Act as the focal point and content owner for strategy consolidation activities across the North American Seed Treatment Business Unit


Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • BS 8 yrs./Master 5 yrs.


  • Minimum 5 years marketing, sales, business development and/or technical support experience in the agri-business industry


  • Proven experience with business case development, project management, and product launches.


  • Business acumen and ability to strategically analyze relevant data and summarize into concise, implication driven assessments.


  • Ability to work autonomously and effectively lead teams.


  • Proficient in public speaking and group presentations including experience presenting to senior level executives


  • Ability and willingness to travel overnight up to 10% overnight.


  • Strong entrepreneurial drive, collaboration and communication skills.

We Also Look For…

  • Experience working in an environment with complex products and linkage to other products in a portfolio


  • Previous experience in strategy building and development


  • Previous experience in budget management and forecast planning

  • Experience in Seed Treatment products & industry is a plus.


  • US and Canadian agri-business experience is a plus.​​​​​​​

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: MARK - Marketing

Organization: N-APN/X-Market Mgmt Agricultural Solutions-63028401

Title: Marketing Manager - Seed Treatment - Research Triangle Park, NC

Location: NC-Durham

Requisition ID: 2202020