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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
We are seeking a Marketing Analyst to join our team.
Marketing Analyst (1702997) – Southfield, MI
Formula for Success: You Will...
Support and drive the regional budgeting process for the Americas.
Drive market and sales input into global tools including CatMaps, Global Competition Database, and Compass.
Manage vendor relationships with third-party information sources.
Support strategic regional and global marketing initiatives with a focus on long-term growth while maintaining short-term profits and sales objectives.
Uphold external growth strategies for the business (e.g., alliance partners, licensing, and other partnerships).
Sponsor regional organizational alignment around strategic marketing initiatives to improve market share and profitability.
Support implementation of processes and systems to identify and monitor primary market drivers (regulations, power train developments, fuel changes) and competitive analysis.
Provide regional market intelligence and input to the global marketing organization to assist in the development of global goals, targets, and processes.
Support determination of price floors and value pricing opportunities for new products.
Maintain the business development prioritization process.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You...
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You...
Bachelor's Degree from accredited university program
2 years of experience in one or more of the following: sales, supply chain, marketing or a technical function is required
Must possess good strategic, marketing and analytical skills required
Must be capable of utilizing excellent interpersonal, verbal, presentation and writing skills to successfully interact with, and influence, the organization, peers and senior management
MBA (with a concentration in marketing) is a plus
Experience and an understanding of a P&L is a plus
Understanding of innovation processes and new product introduction is a plus
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.