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BASF Traineeprogram START IN Agricultural Solutions - Regulatory, Sustainability & Public Affairs (m/f/d) in Limburgerhof, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Limburgerhof,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN59504770BFA4

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position?

Mrs. Claudia Mekelburg (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +49 (0)30 2005 59871

First information about our application process can be found here:

As a reliable partner of the rural economy, Agricultural Solutions offers innovative, sustainable solutions for plant protection and health. With the agricultural center in Limburgerhof, close to the BASF Group headquarters in Ludwigshafen, you can expect an attractive place for both work and play in the Rhine-Neckar region. Learn more about BASF SE at

With our START IN traineeprograms, we prepare you from day one for your future assignment at BASF SE with challenging tasks, exciting projects and responsibility. Each START IN program is tailored to your personal needs. Bring your creativity, passion and pioneering spirit to BASF SE and start your professional future with us!

What you can expect

  • For a duration of 18 up to 24 months you will get to know various units of the Regulatory, Sustainability & Public Affairs department.

  • You will familiarize yourself with different fields of work and will get a comprehensive understanding of unit-specific as well as overarching tasks.

  • You will receive challenging tasks with a high degree of personal responsibility and successfully contribute your results to the team.

  • Together with your mentor you will develop your personal career, plan matching your personal skills and interests.

  • A temporary placement for 6 to 9 months in a foreign country is an essential part of the program.

  • The starting date will be arranged individually.

What we expect

  • PhD degree in natural or political sciences or a related discipline

  • strong teamwork skills

  • proactive attitude as well as confident and authentic appearance with effective communication

  • good communication skills in English

  • willingness to travel

We offer

From the very first day, START IN will support your further professional development as a specialist or manager. You will have the opportunity to learn about your own skills and to grow personally. Beyond this, you will be able to integrate quickly into the company, thanks to a wide range of networking events and seminars as well as continuous support from your personal mentor. An attractive position will be offered after completion of the trainee program.