Director, Regional Business Unit Controller Care Chemicals North America - Florham Park, NJ-1900368 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.
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Director, Regional Business Unit Controller Care Chemicals North America - Florham Park, NJ
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are seeking a driven professional like you to serve as the Regional Business Unit Controller of the Care Chemicals North America business unit.
You will be accountable for financial planning and analysis, business analysis, and creation of steering tools and definition of KPIs to support the business. As a member of the North American senior leadership team, you will guide and partner with the business and operational leadership in Care Chemicals to enable appropriate financial decision-making and driving value generation through both standard financial acumen and more advanced analytics methods.
Overall, you will serve as an active promoter of business performance in the business with focus on both long-term strategic growth objectives including the creation of business strategies, as well as short-term optimization through defined performance initiatives. You ensure economic decision-making in key long-term investment or M&A processes including business case evaluation, integration work, etc. In addition, you will take over the leadership of specific controlling and business support projects on a regional level to ensure harmonized, efficient, and high-quality standards.
As the Regional Business Unit Controller Care Chemicals North America, you will be supported by a controlling team covering sales and operations controlling, for which strong leadership skills are essential. You will further drive the Care Chemicals Controlling environment and be a key member of the global and regional controlling community, which focusses on the strategic controlling directions and talent development.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Your leadership skills will ensure strong personnel development within the business unit and the region, creating an inclusive and empowering environment and can strongly influence the strategic controlling direction on a divisional level, e.g. in areas like digitalization.
Your strong financial and business acumen are the basis of being a valued partner for all business functions, to effectively develop profitability models to help steer the business, and to enable sound economic decision making.
Leveraging your professional background in finance and controlling, you will be relied on to advance controlling efficiency and business partnership within the global Care Chemicals division.
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The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
Primary Location: US-NJ-Florham Park
Function: CONT - Controlling
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-EMN-Care Chemicals North America-60000059
Internal Number: 550118
About BASF Corporation
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.