• $81,963.33 -135,490.00/year*
  • Woodbridge , NJ
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 1 Center Cir


At BASF, wecreate chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economicsuccess with environmental protection and social responsibility, we arebuilding a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the worlds leadingchemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet thecurrent and future needs of society through science and innovation. We achievethis through our commitment to continuous improvement and operationalexcellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious,long-term goals.

We provide achallenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on processsafety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operatein and are always working to form the best teamespecially from within, throughan emphasis on lifelong learning and development. This allows for our employeesto innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insightsfrom them to further advance our collective expertise.

And we areconstantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has beenrecognized by Forbes Magazine as one of Americas Best Employers in 2019. Westrongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving teammembers and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executingstrategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for asustainable future!

Catalysts Division, Regional TalentSolutions Partner, North America (1902367) Iselin, NJ

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to beresponsible for the implementation of talent solutions within Catalysts (CC).As a member of the CC HR team, you will ensurethat the talent strategies (Performance management, Talent Reviews,Enterprise wide Initiatives, Leadership Development, New Leader Assimilations,Leadership Pipeline Development and D&I initiatives) developed by theCC Global Head of Talent Management and programs developed by the global COEsare delivered in an impactful, consistent and meaningful way throughout thedivision (globally). By partnering with the COEs and the HR and talent teams inother regions, you will be expected to provide insight into the impact of theprograms among the stakeholders, the collective understanding of the purposeand simplicity of objectives and finally the sustainability of the talentprograms within organization.

To achieve these goals, you will beresponsible for the talent portfolios for CC. You will also be responsible for the facilitation of the talent reviewsand performance calibration sessions and guidance of conversations to alignperformance initiatives and development to talent actions to help supportbusiness results. In addition, you will be responsible to ensure the uniqueorganization needs are meet within the various regional processes.

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

You will use your skills and education to:

  • Workindependently to complete project objectives and tasks, and also collaborate asnecessary across the organization with expert resources within a CoE andpotentially external consultants.
  • Identifyways to enhance the stakeholders knowledge, skillset, and process awareness tomake sure the expected benefits are achieved and sustained after the coretalent programs are completed.This mayinclude methodologies to measure the impacts, benefits and opportunity areasfor the project after execution.
  • Continuallyidentify opportunities to enhance the talent solutions portfolio to ensure itremains relevant and aligned with the needs of our stakeholders.This will require working collaborativelywith team members and colleagues across the HR function (e.g., COEs, regionalHR partners)
  • Detailed responsibilities by Talent Process:

    For each solution, the team member is responsiblefor (not exhaustive):

  • Owning delivery,cascade or facilitation from alignment and preparation to execution
  • Measuringeffectiveness of the application and solution sustainability
  • Ensuringtransparency of information for continuous improvement within the HR Community
  • Following theguidance of the CC Global Head of Talent Management and regional COEs todeliver process harmonization
  • Looking forprocess simplification and enhancements to improve the leader and/or employeeexperience
  • Making theconnection and articulating to managers the business case of any given solution
  • Assisting in thedevelopment of leader capabilities to engage in the talent discussions anddevelopment plans
  • TalentSolutions (Processes and Initiatives) that will be led by this role include:

    Performance Management

    Coordinate and manage the performance management process, ensuringclear communication to the organization, compliance, consistency andobjectivity.Provides leadership toensure performance review evaluations are administered fairly and effectively.

  • Analysis &Alignment with senior leaders
  • Schedulingcalibration sessions
  • Facilitatingcalibration sessions
  • Feedback loop torespective SHRBA and/or business leader
  • Post-seasonaction review including trend analysis and continuous improvement measures
  • Employee Development - Talent Review

    Coordinate and integrate the Talent Management process to includedetailed analysis of potential talent gaps and development of career plans.

  • Analysis &Alignment with senior leader
  • Scheduling talentreview sessions
  • Facilitatingtalent review sessions
  • Feedback loop torespective SHRBA and/or business leader
  • SuccessionPlanningLeadershipPipeline Development
  • LeadershipPipeline Development
  • Post-seasonaction review including trend analysis and continuous improvement measures
  • Onboardingof employees and leaders

    New Leader Assimilations


    Support for Talent Events and other on demand activities in CC andregion.


  • Bachelor's degreein Human Resources or related field preferred; minimum 5+ years of progressiveexperience in HR related field.
  • Strongunderstanding of HR processes, guidelines, policies and practices.
  • Must be highlyorganized and data driven with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Strong computerskills focused on: word, excel, PowerPoint, SAP, Visier, Success Factors,SharePoint, etc.
  • Projectmanagement experience/multi-project balancing experience
  • Facilitation andTraining expertise
  • Influencing andnegotiation skills including strategic prioritization among key stakeholders
  • Managerialcourage, Learning Agility, flexibility
  • Drive the key themesrelated to the talent strategy initiatives each year.
  • Possess a strong sense of urgency.Will be responsible for CCs talent strategy from inception to delivery.
  • Possess a strong ability to influence without authority among the keystakeholders.Must be able to identify success and opportunity areas within the BUrelated to annual talent strategy.
  • Must be able to identify success and opportunity areas within the BUrelated to annual talent strategy.
  • Will be comfortable with ambiguity and white space associated with HRCOE foundational programs, BU specific regional and global initiatives and HRtalent programs.
  • Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

    Adding valueto our customers begins with adding value to you. you@BASF is the suite ofbenefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support youthewhole youin all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create yourown chemistry.

    The totalrewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. Fromcompetitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits thatinclude company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning,we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, globalorganization, youll have a chance to grow professionally and personally,expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

    BASFprovides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities tohelp you make the most of your talents and your job.

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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