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Finance at BASF – Competence beyond numbers


A global world-class function is looking for finance experts.

With a mix of different tasks, the various financial units at BASF offer you diverse and challenging opportunities.

As a "finance person" you add value to BASF as a company through optimal financing, effective risk management, efficient finance processes and technologies as well as reliable financial information and services. Particularly in finance, we act as a team and highly value close cooperation with our business partners and the capital markets.

After graduating, you can start as a trainee in our young managers' program START IN Finance, Controlling & Audit and gain insight into the various fields of activity in the individual departments. Your roles and subsequent target position will be agreed with you individually, based on mutual interest. This ensures you the best possible career start after your degree!

Even directly after completing your degree you can join our finance community in one of our entry-level positions.

Simply apply to one of our job postings or send us your speculative application.

You have successfully completed a business degree and have already gained practical experience in finance or controlling for example via internships. You have mastered working in both German and English. As a globally operating company we depend on your strong intercultural skills. You are highly motivated to drive things forward and enjoy working in a team. The ability to think entrepreneurially and communicate persuasively round off your profile.

With a mix of different tasks, the various financial units at BASF offer you diverse and challenging perspectives. Our global finance company offers you entry and development options in our corporate functions, regional and local finance functions or our service organizations.

As a trainee in our 18-month Start IN Finance, Controlling & Audit program we offer you the opportunity to gain insight into the activities of the three different departments. You will be trained in different topic areas and thus receive a comprehensive understanding of unit-specific and cross-unit tasks. From the first day you will take on demanding activities, with emphasis on project work.

You will take on challenging "on the job" work areas with interesting tasks and projects in an interdisciplinary working environment.

As a result of a demanding task area with a high level of responsibility and through cooperation within competent, international teams, we offer you the best development opportunities. With networking events, a diverse range of seminars and individual support of an experienced mentor, you will be integrated into the team quickly and can fully exploit all opportunities.