Published on 14/09/2021




Job Description:

• SC Consulting supports Business Units with consultancy in their tasks towards enhancement of BASF’s supply chain excellence. SC Consulting includes e.g. planning services for demand, supply/inventory planning, S&OP, Customer Assessments, BU SC Strategy projects, SC Digitalization, project management etc.
Main Tasks:
• Professionally manage logistics and supply chain projects with high complexity on a frequent basis.
• Consult client by applying own expertise (design concept). Ensure high quality of proposals / solutions to clients. Apply professional communication skills. Act as contact interface to client for assigned project.
• Lead other consultants of assigned projects as responsible project lead, as per project needs. Define and allocate work packages to project team members.
• Steer resource allocation within assigned projects. Monitor adherence to agreed deadlines, quality of deliverables and cost budgets of respective projects. Ensure adherence of project team members to BASF QSGU standards.
• Contribute actively to BASF supply chain excellence by taking over special assignments (e.g. participation in internal and external expert communities). Promote and introduce cutting-edge SC knowledge to the organization.
• Contribute to the development and enhancement of skills of individual consultants (training/coaching).
• Contribute to the knowledge and innovation management of the consultancy team (further development of processes, methods, frameworks/tool box).
• Represent consultancy unit in respective area of employment. Support project acquisition for consultancy team.
• Administer consultancy related reporting.
• Degree in supply chain management / logistics, business administration or engineering
• 8-10 years professional experience with proof of several successfully managed complex projects on project management experience
• Preferably 3 years of BASF or Chemical industry supply chain / logistics experience
• APICS - Supply Chain Management (CPIM) or equivalent
• Lean Six Sigma - yellow belt or higher
• Specialist knowledge (confident with very complex/ challenging projects) in Supply chain management (strategy / operations / organization), planning (demand, supply, inventory), distribution
• Strong and comprehensive knowledge (confident with complex/challenging projects) in
• Consulting or Project management
• Process and quality management
• Change Management
• Presentation, facilitation and influencing skills
• Profound knowledge in Microsoft Office applications
• Knowledge in the following areas is preferable:
• SCM simulation software (e.g. distribution network design)
• Project management software (MS Project or equivalent)
• BASF logistics and supply chain processes and systems
• BASF SAP/SCM systems
• Fluency (active contribution and participation in discussion including technical topics and terms) in English is essential and in Mandarin is preferable.

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