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BASF R&D Sample Coordinator I - Research Triangle Park in Durham, North Carolina

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Where the Chemistry Happens

As a member of the Global Research and Development (R&D) Sample Logistics Team in Research Triangle Park, you will be responsible to ensure that experimental products are prepared and shipped in a timely manner, in support of our global research projects. Working in a fast-paced and highly regulated environment, the selected candidate will be responsible for processing orders, labeling, shipping, receiving and inventory management of research samples, ensuring all work is performed in compliance with all applicable laws and BASF guidelines, both domestic and foreign.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to demonstrate your computer proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite and data management system, experience in SAP, and your working knowledge of GLP, EPA, FIFRA and TSCA. We will rely on you to obtain/maintain certification in hazardous material transportation.

As a R&D Sample Coordinator I you create chemistry by…

  • Acting as a customer advocate through the entire order cycle from order entry through receipt of product at the destination, ensuring customer needs are met in the most efficient and effective manner possible,

  • Representing Global R&D Sample Logistics as a primary point of contact for customers on receipt, packaging, storage, and shipping of experimental products

  • Ensuring customer service excellence via monitoring for exceptions, and ensuring timely management of customer inquiries, complaints, and non-conformances

  • Contributing to root cause analysis and taking responsibility for implementation of defined corrective actions.

  • Ensuring timely processing and on time delivery of research samples via thorough evaluation of requests, determination of proper routing, and preparation of shipments in full compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

Your formula for success…

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, or higher, in Engineering, Life Sciences, Supply Chain or related field

  • Minimum 1 year experience working in and/or supporting a warehousing/shipping environment

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Strong interpersonal and customer interaction skills

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • High attention to detail

  • Self-motivated and demonstrated ability to set priorities and manage time in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Must be able to lift minimum 30 lbs.

  • IATA certification, or the ability to pass the certification once hired

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with chemical handling

  • Demonstrated experience performing transactions in an inventory management software system

  • Certification in DOT and IATA hazardous material transportation

  • Working knowledge of EPA, FIFRA, and TSCA

  • Proficiency in SAP

You @ BASF

At BASF you get more than just compensation, Medical & Dental. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life. That’s what we call you@BASF. Our Periodic Table of Benefits includes some additional perks below for starters…

  • Flexible Work Arrangements whenever possible

  • Retirement Benefits

  • Maternity/Paternity Leave, Infertility & Adoption reimbursement

  • Mentoring & Development Programs

  • Employee Discounts

  • Pet insurance

  • Matching Donations to your favorite cause

  • Access to our BASF Wine Cellar

What are you waiting for? Click Apply now to BELONG@BASF!!

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Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: N-APN/R-Biology-63000133

Title: R&D Sample Coordinator I - Research Triangle Park

Location: NC-Durham

Requisition ID: 2301104