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We are currently searching for a motivated Lead Marketing Communications Manager for (AP) Crop Protection Division in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
Lead Marketing Communications Manager – Research Triangle Park, NC
As the Lead Marketing Communications Manager, you will be responsible for providing leadership and strategy for advertising, public relations and other marketing communications programs of the BASF Crop Protection Division.
As a Team Lead, U.S. Crop Marketing Communications, you will be responsible for providing leadership and strategy for advertising, public relations and other marketing communications programs of the BASF Crop Protection Division.
The Team Lead, U.S. Crop Marketing Communications provides strategic leadership and oversight of marketing communications team programs and budget to ensure the BASF U. S. Crop Protection Division value proposition is clearly articulated and demonstrated to customers.
The team lead directs the Marketing Communications team, which manages the BASF U.S. Crop Protection Division brands and associated marketing communications programs.
Reporting to the Group Manager, Communications and Industry Relations for the Crop Protection division in North America, the Team Lead will interface with key management within the U. S. Crop Protection business group, demonstrating value to the business by recommending strategic measures across brands, developing customer-focused insights and messages, and ensuring successful outcomes tied to business goals.
The Team Lead will supervise the relationship with and periodic evaluation and review of advertising and PR agency consultants.
Additionally, the Team Lead will contribute to communications programs that support BASF APN goals as assigned by the Group Manager, North America Communications and Industry Relations.
Formula for Success: You Will...
Be a team player and work well with the communications team and business marketing managers
Contribute to development of strategic marketing and communications plans
Supervise daily work of advertising and PR agency consultants in execution of marketing and communications plans per budgets
Supervise deployment and measurement of a variety of communications tools / tactics, including news releases, digital communications vehicles, trade shows & other promotional events, direct marketing, and print, broadcast & online advertising
Demonstrate value to the AP businesses by recommending, creating and managing strategic, creative and efficient marketing / communications programs
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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.