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BASF Supply Chain Manager (m/f/d) in Schwarzheide, Germany

Job Field : Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Location : Schwarzheide,DEU

Company : BASF Schwarzheide GmbH

Job ID : EN59123232ONLE1

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Katharina Prauß, Tel.: +49 30 2005-5086

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Therefore please submit only copies and no originals.

BASF Schwarzheide GmbH, which is situated between the nation's capital Berlin and the city of Dresden, produces functional materials and develops intelligent system solutions for global customers. We stand for innovation, digital transformation and sustainability. With our new technologies and operating principles, we have taken on a leading role within the BASF Group. Take the opportunity and help us design future-oriented solutions.

The Lusatian production site is geared for growth. With the construction of the battery materials plant, BASF is laying the foundation for a European value chain for electromobility in Schwarzheide. To improve our carbon footprint, we rely on efficient production processes, innovative closed-loop management and a sustainable energy strategy. Become part of this journey and discover the versatile product portfolio of BASF Schwarzheide GmbH.

What you can expect

Our unit Battery drives responsible care and profitable growth for the world's leading catalyst supplier by developing, improving and applying the safest and best manufacturing technologies to meet the needs of our customers.

  • You will develop and roll out a local Supply Chain concept for our battery business and lead the S&OP processes, including demand planning, production planning as well as inventory and supply management for raw materials and finished goods.

  • Supply Chain is your area of expertise: Therefore you will oversee the daily Supply Chain activities, act as escalation level and will be responsible for the local supply chain performance, distribution and inventory costs as well as targets.

  • Share your expertise! You will lead the Supply Chain team and act as the primary regional Supply Chain contact to BASF affiliates, platform services as well as external providers.

  • Customer focus? No problem! To satisfy our customers, you are in constant interaction with them - always striving to deliver the right product, at the right time, at the right place, at the right cost.

  • By implementing procedures, work instructions and forms relevant to supply chain activities, you will develop ISO 90001/140001.

  • Furthermore, you will ensure a sound inventory level as well as balanced warehouse capacity utilization, minimize idle costs, strive for competitive warehousing as well as shipping rates and increase the level of digitalization of the supply chain.

What we expect

  • degree in engineering, business administration, logistics or a related discipline

  • at least 5 years of professional as well as leadership experience in supply chain management, manufacturing, business or logistics

  • experience in the metal or battery industry is an advantage

  • knowledge of the relevant IT systems (e.g. SAP R/3, APO, Excel)

  • confident and authentic communication in English and German as well as a strategic and analytical way of thinking

We offer

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • Health and wellbeing programs to help you achieve better health and work-life balance.