13 Apr, 2022

Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)

  • BASF
  • Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
Project Manager Chemicals

Job Description

The Global Engineering Services Division is responsible for the implementation of BASF's plant construction projects. We advise and support the various corporate divisions by providing expert services throughout the plant's life cycle, such as automation, process or mechanical engineering. We push forward innovations in all areas of the chemical industry - and turn laboratory developments into worldwide production plants.


From the first idea for a new production plant to its commissioning, our unit GEM/E Large Capital Projects Europe is a partner of the divisions in the planning and realization of investment projects. With our work, we shape BASF's production processes in a sustainable and climate-friendly way.

  • You will be leading major projects and be responsible for their execution in line with functions, on time and on budget.
  • Your tasks will include clarifying orders, developing the strategy for handling the project through to completion, and implementation within a team.
  • Besides, you will function in the project as the central point of contact for our internal customers.
  • You will direct and monitor our contractors and ensure that our projects are handled through to completion within the scope of the project goals.
  • Furthermore, you will lead a multidisciplinary project team.




  • engineering degree, preferred in process engineering or chemical engineering
  • several years of professional experience in project management, plant engineering and construction
  • experience in contracting and EPC execution of Large Capital Projects
  • several years of experience in leading diverse teams
  • strategic and systematic mindset and the ability to consequently transfer this into execution
  • teamwork to establish a positive team spirit
  • excellent communication skills in diverse environments - on the construction site as well as with the different stakeholders
  • acting with entrepreneurial drive always considering ecological and economic aspects




  • Your contribution to a sustainable future because sustainability lies at the heart of everything we do and is a driver of growth.
  • This role can be performed either part-time or full-time.
  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.
  • A secure work environment because your health, safety and wellbeing is always our top priority.



Do you have questions about the application process or the position?
Darleen Griesert (Talent Acquisition), Tel.:+49 30 2005-58701

First information about our application process can be found here: http://on.basf.com/applicationprocess.

BASF SE, located in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, is the corporate headquarters of the BASF Group and part of the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region. BASF stands for competence in chemistry since 1865 and is represented today in the world's major consumer markets, with a wide range of products. As the largest employer in the region, BASF SE offers multiple career opportunities for students, university graduates and professionals providing also training in over 30 professions. Leisure, sports, culture and a good infrastructure characterize the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region, in which BASF is also involved with numerous activities. Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/BASFSE_LU

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