BASF Head of Production Enzymes (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57331446ONLE1

Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time.

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What you can expect

Our unit produces biotechnological products for our business unit Animal Nutrition. These help farmers feed their animals in a healthy manner, utilize fodder efficiently and achieve greater results.

  • Primary responsibility in BASF to drive the technology strategy for the newly established business unit Enzymes. The strategy likely includes the establishment and further Expansion of a global Enzyme manufacturing foot print.

  • You hold the accountability for the unit's worldwide production plants of the global business unit Enzymes and ensure product quality for all products, ensuring compliance with legal and internal requirements.

  • Moreover, you will oversee the production at third party manufacturers, manage the procurement of raw materials, lead the direct reporting of plant managers and ensure an appropriate level of know-how in every plant.

  • Successfully engaging throughout the organization, improving process technologies and stability, driving safety, organizational optimization, change management and best practice implementation is one of your key focusses.

  • Your skills enable you to lead via benchmarking and KPI.

  • Investment planning and cost monitoring push you towards continuous excellence while utilizing trouble shooting tools and resources.

What we expect

  • You have successfully completed your Master degree in process engineering or other engineering disciplines and gained experience in the fields of biotechnology, process engineering or industrial engineering.

  • By taking responsibility for your work, you take risks into account and act in the interest of the company.

  • Developing concepts, looking for innovative technologies and ideas to create an impact are your qualities.

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.