BASF Regional Strategic Marketing Manager (Seeds & Traits) - Research Triangle Park, NC in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
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Regional Strategic Marketing Manager (Seeds & Traits) (2001421) – Research Triangle Park, NC
Where the Chemistry Happens
These roles are positioned as a bridge between Global Strategic Marketing and Region Business Team. It i ncreases the level of support Global Strategic Marketing can provide to Regional specific Business topics; deepens communications across stakeholders
Using deep regional seed & trait market knowledge, act as consultation partner on development of long-term strategy, and interpret & implement approved global strategy within the region.
Provide direct support to Seed & Trait Regional Business teams for mid/short term responsibilities
Negotiate/maintain relationship with local/regional strategic partners
Coordinate within AP for the development of crop systems for that include Seed & Traits with crop protection and digital solutions.
Can be flexible and agile by adjusting priorities as crop businesses ebb and flow
Formula for Success
Bachelor’sDegreeis required ina LifeScienceorBusinessfield
Experience in a global or regional position with commercial seed and trait related experience required. Experience with crop protection in production agriculture a plus.
Experienced with at least one major North American row crop required.
7-10years of relevantprofessional experience.
3 plus years’progressive marketing experience, with demonstratedcompetency instrategicand analyticalthinking.
Marketingand or salesbackground,includingexperience withcontract basics and legal framework, forlicensing and developmentofcontractrelationships.
Willingand able to travel 20 - 25%of the time domestically.
Previous team management experience to include development, setting team direction, accountability.
Working technical and market/customer knowledge across disciplines and markets.
Experience interacting with customers & negotiation.
Excellent communication and influencing skills, excellence leadership skills, driving for results, persuasiveness, leads with impact.
Uses effective strategies to facilitate decision-making
Models a culture of innovation creates an environment that supports creativity and coaches people to spark innovation
Familiarity with information technology and its use to support business objectives and processes.
Cross cultural and cross-functional work experiences and ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary environments
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Job: MARK - Marketing
Organization: G-APU/M-Seeds & Traits Strategic Marketing-60000309
Title: Regional Strategic Marketing Manager (Seeds & Traits) - Research Triangle Park, NC
Location: NC-Research Triangle Park
Requisition ID: 2001421