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.
And 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 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Strategic Human Resources Business Advisor – Performance Materials (1704295) – Wyandotte, MI
Where the Chemistry Happens
Human Resources professionals at BASF create chemistry with people. HR is working to form the best team by sourcing, hiring and developing the right talent for BASF. In addition to traditional responsibilities like governance, benefits administration, and payroll, HR at BASF serves as a strategic partner to the business, ensuring that the right people are in the right place at the right time to help the Company grow. HR strives to make BASF an even better place to work by soliciting feedback, engaging employees, and shaping the culture through best-practice programs and practices.
The Performance Materials (PM) business provides polymer solutions for construction, industrial, consumer, and transportation industries. Key products include polyurethanes, engineering plastics, styrenic foams, and specialty plastics.
As the Strategic Human Resources Business Advisor for Performance Materials, you will orchestrate corporate and unit level human capital strategy through partnering with other HR colleagues, the senior unit leader, and his/her leadership team in the areas of Talent, Leadership, Organization and Culture. You do not directly manage team; however, you are a member of the business unit leadership team and a business person—putting customers first and enabling a winning together environment.
You will champion BASF's employer value proposition and its principles, by connecting people and knowledge, putting learning first, engaging people to drive a high-performance culture, and caring about our employees.
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.