BASF Project Manager (m/f/d) Catalyst Scale-Up in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57478408ONLE1

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.

What you can expect

The Project Manager Catalyst Scale-Up is a position within the catalyst scale-up group of BASF´s research organization in Ludwigshafen.

  • You work closely with the key stakeholders in manufacturing, research, process technology and product marketing.

  • You lead the scale up of novel catalysts and support the implementation of new catalyst manufacturing technologies.

  • You are the point of contact within catalyst R&D for all aspects related to manufacturing technologies of heterogeneous catalysts.

  • As the technical matter expert, you support the catalyst manufacturing organization in troubleshooting and asset optimization.

What we expect

  • You have successfully completed your studies in chemistry or chemical engineering with a PhD or alternatively a Master´s degree with additional experience on the job.

  • You have several years of work experience in a manufacturing or technology position for inorganic solids (catalysts, ceramics, pigments, etc.) manufacturing as well as work experience in inorganic solids R&D.

  • Specific prior experience in catalyst synthesis and/or catalyst scale-up is highly desirable.

  • You have a proven track record of managing complex projects in multi-functional team settings.

  • You are well versed in English (oral and written). German language skills are desirable.

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.