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Professional Development Program (PDP) - Commercial - Class of 2018 Job

Date: Aug 1, 2017

Location: Florham Park, NJ, US

Company: BASF

Professional Development Program (PDP) - Commercial - Class of 2018-1702691

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description
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.

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…

BASF's Professional Development Programs (PDPs) were created to provide highly motivated, mobile-minded current university students an opportunity to enhance their professional skills through a variety of diverse learning experiences. Participants will contribute to real-world rotational assignments within different domestic locations. They will explore career options and develop technical and professional decision-making skills, while fulfilling specific business needs. Participants also have the opportunity to assess their capabilities, skills, and interests and gain valuable exposure to BASF's culture, values, and decision-makers.

Professional Development Program (PDP) – Commercial Class of 2018

APPLICATION IS AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS RECEIVING BACHELOR’S DEGREE BETWEEN DECEMBER 2017 AND AUGUST 2018.

At BASF we are creating chemistry for a sustainable future. Our innovative products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, advancing global food science, and improving quality of life.

Combining economic success, social responsibility, and environmental safety, we empower our customers across industries to meet the current and future needs of society.

We are seeking highly motivated, mobile-minded, upcoming university graduates ready to take their careers to the next level. Our rotational programs combine hands-on experience with unparalleled networking opportunities designed to accelerate your career development at BASF.

Explore your sense of adventure. Build your professional network. Engage your passion for challenge. Apply for the BASF Commercial Professional Development Program.

Program Summary
- 24 month program with 3 eight-month rotations in: Sales, Procurement, and Marketing Assignments can be located in a variety of locations throughout the U.S.
- May lead to opportunities in Operations, Product Management, Marketing, or other disciplines within the organization.

What can the Commercial PDP do for you?
- Develop technical expertise, network at various levels throughout BASF and explore possible career tracks within the company.
- Enhance career development and deliver value to BASF through the planned assignments.
- This program offers a comprehensive program of employee benefits, including an award winning flexible work arrangement and 100% tuition reimbursement.

Please visit this link to see where BASF will be recruiting On Campus this fall: https://basf.avature.net/events

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Basic Qualifications
- B.S./B.A. Business Majors - Marketing, Management or other business-related disciplines
- Demonstrated academic achievement (Minimum GPA 3.2)
- College Seniors (December 2017 and August 2018 grads)
- Commitment to relocate anywhere in the U.S.
- Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Outstanding work ethic
- Agility/Leadership Potential
- Active participation in extracurricular activities and on-campus organizations

Desired Characteristics:
- Bilingual a plus
- Previous internship/co-op experience

Primary Location: US-NJ-Florham Park
Other Locations: US-MI-Wyandotte, US-NC-Research Triangle Park, US-TX-Freeport, US-NC-Charlotte, US-LA-Geismar
Function: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: NTH-Human Resources


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