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BASF Business Manager Battery Recycling (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Marketing

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN58798155ONLE1

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position?

Ms. Katja Emich (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +49 (0)30 2005 58810

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

Cooperation with recruitment agencies is not accepted.

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. Learn more about BASF SE at

The Catalysts Division is the world's leading supplier of environmental and process catalysts. We develop technologies for air protection, fuel production and for efficient manufacturing of chemicals and other products, including battery materials. We help our customers to be even more successful with our knowledge of precious and base metals and our passion for innovation.

What you can expect

From raw metal supply and scrap reclamation to financial risk management our unit Precious & Base Metal Services provides confidential, value enhancing solutions to our industrial clients and BASF business units seeking to optimize their precious and base metals portfolios. Become part of our team.

  • You will provide leadership, direction and management for the commercial, business development, marketing and business management activities associated with the battery recycling market.

  • To drive profitable growth, you will develop and implement strategies for industry positioning, customer management as well as pricing.

  • Furthermore, you will identify new business opportunities, market penetration probability and implementation and provide information for expansion as well as product and market development.

  • You will forecast sales and market potential, establish business objectives as well as action plans and coordinate market research studies.

  • Moreover, you will identify, lead and drive change management opportunities aimed at continuous improvement.

What we expect

  • bachelor's degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, business or marketing, MBA is highly desired

  • minimum of eight years of sales, marketing, business management and/or other relevant work experience

  • willingness to travel over 25% both domestically and globally

  • extremely strong analytical skills and proven ability to identify business opportunities and develop appropriate strategies

  • comfortable in dealing across cultural boundaries and fluent German as well as English language skills

  • superior communication, interpersonal and excellent presentation skills, with the ability to interact with key decision makers at all levels

We offer

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

  • International assignments where you will build networks and experience different cultures.

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

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