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BASF Regional Technical Leader - Cleaner in New Providence, New Jersey

Regional Technical Leader - Cleaner

Location New Providence, NJ

Regional Technology Leader - Cleaner

Where the Chemistry Happens…

This position requires a results-oriented professional who can work in a dynamic growing organization located in New Providence NJ. Reporting line to Head of Technology Cluster Region.

This position has the responsibility for the Regional Technology Lab Staff.

Formula for Success

  • Lead regional D&C labs disciplinarily

  • Key contact for respective regional stakeholders (e.g., Segments, Sales, Production)

  • Gather, collect, and distribute/share regional technology requirements and needs

  • Support the Head of Technology Cluster in budgeting process for HR, Invest and other operating expenses

  • Support R&D controlling in cost allocation for customization

  • Support the Global Tech Lead to compile and maintain R&D budget from projects

  • Optimize capacity utilization across Regional and Local D & C labs

  • Support the Global tech Lead in global harmonization / standardization of processes and products

  • Ensure knowledge retention and exchange

  • Ensure regular communication with regional & local TCS

  • Support for Process Customizing/Applications

  • Participate in regular communication with Global & other regional Tech Leads

  • Support the Global Tech Lead to develop the technology roadmap and project portfolio

  • Support projects / topics with regional and local D & C resources

  • Support project leads in project tracking & reporting according to R&D controlling guidelines & KPIs

  • Member of PSG for projects / topics

Ingredients for Success

  • A PhD in Chemistry or comparable work experience

  • A background withexperience in industrial cleaning, aerospace, NDT, pretreatment, or coating

  • Long lasting experience in specific technology > 3 years

  • Experience developing and coaching other employees

  • Experience leading a team

  • Excellent Verbal and Written communications skills

  • Intercultural Skills

  • Travel ability

  • English language skills We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.