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BASF Senior Planning & Scheduling Manager (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN59126185ONLE1

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Do you have any questions about the application process or the job? Ms. Iris C. Kappeler (Talent Acquisition),

BASF SE, located in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, is the corporate headquarters of the BASF Group and part of the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region. BASF stands for competence in chemistry since 1865 and is represented today in the world's major consumer markets, with a wide range of products. As the largest employer in the region, BASF SE offers multiple career opportunities for students, university graduates and professionals providing also training in over 30 professions. Leisure, sports, culture and a good infrastructure characterize the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region, in which BASF is also involved with numerous activities. Learn more about BASF SE at

The Global Engineering Services Division is responsible for the implementation of BASF's plant construction projects. We advise and support the various corporate divisions by providing expert services throughout the plant's life cycle, such as automation, process or mechanical engineering. We push forward innovations in all areas of the chemical industry - and turn laboratory developments into worldwide production plants.

What you can expect

Our unit Project Management Services provides expertise to BASF units in the context of capital expenditure projects and enables a broad view of projects and strategic issues in the environment of BASF capital expenditure.

  • In our unit you will act as a consultant for BASF group companies, joint venture and EPC contractors globally and take on tasks in external specialist committees.

  • Furthermore, you will take over the technical and disciplinary leadership within the scope of scheduling, controlling as well as cost estimating and actively support the cooperative collaboration within the team, the group and projects.

  • You will support the divisional objectives with regard to security, information protection, innovation and LEAN as well as the respective working group within the framework of the GCT Project Support Services (PSS).

  • You will be responsible for the testing and introduction of new processing techniques and the associated assurance of global acceptance of further developments.

  • You will also be responsible for project execution comments as "Expert" for comments and/or "Subject Matter Expert".

What we expect

  • Degree in engineering (M.Sc./Diploma)

  • Professional experience in production, plant engineering or maintenance as well as knowledge in project management

  • Good knowledge of German and English

  • Empathy and open communication

  • Entrepreneurial approach to consider the different facets of sustainability as well as customer needs in decisions

We offer

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

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

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

  • This role can be performed either part-time or full-time.