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BASF Transportation Management Bulk Manager in Florham Park, New Jersey

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We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

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Where the Chemistry Happens

Manager Bulk Operations – Florham Park, NJ

We are seeking a professional like you to join our Global Business’s Transportation Management Services. As a Manager Bulk Operations you will develop, design and implement the strategy for Transportation Management Solutions to drive long term sustainable service improvements, including service offering, optimization and development of Bulk Solutions for truck and rail. You will drive performance improvements with Carriers, Railroads and Service Providers, as well as close collaboration with Procurement and Distribution Network to bring integrated / End-to-End BULK solutions to improve Service levels and support growth.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your education and your vast experience in Supply Chain processes with your strong analytical skills, you will monitor transportation performance against target KPI's and SLA's, analyze and optimize the service delivery, providing opportunities for improvement and effective management operations and transportation reports.

  • Applying your knowledge of End-to-End Supply Chain processes and SAP tools (i.e. OTC, TM, SCI) you will enhance SAP driven KPI metrics and analysis to provide clear and accurate evaluation of service provider performance.

  • Your knowledge of BASF surface transportation processes and high-level understanding of interface to LLPs will serve you well to measure transportation performance and manage, monitor, control and steer the performance of the LLP provider(s) and Carriers.

  • Your strong leadership and project management skills will be an asset to identify key initiatives to improve collaboration across platform, site and BU workforce in order to drive change, as well as lead and assist with rollout of key project initiatives which will support the Command Center’s mission of Operational Excellence in Transportation Management.

  • This is a great opportunity for you to demonstrate your entrepreneurial skill set and self-motivation, enhancing operational service offerings currently provided by Transportation Command Center, focusing on carrier performance metrics, real-time Track and Trace protocol, Proactive Communication, Transportation Reliability (TR) / Service Provider Reliability (SPR) improvements.

  • Being able to summarize issues and explain SC concepts to non-SC colleagues and customers will serve you well while partnering with RBU’s for Transportation related topics (JTA’s) and gain cooperation with Customer Care groups (sales orders) and Business Unit Planners (purchase orders) to enable best possible planning platform for Transportation (delivery note quality)

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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: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: GBW/UD-TD-Distribution Bulk and Pkg Good-63021359

Title: Transportation Management Bulk Manager

Location: NJ-Florham Park

Requisition ID: 2200034