It takes a great deal of courage, creativity, flexibility and perseverance to track down a potentially ground-breaking innovation, develop it for market roll-out and ultimately establish it successfully in the market.
The objective of our daily work is to turn business ideas and concepts into profitable business with a high success potential. To achieve this, we work systematically, using agile methods and iterative business experiments: we boldly and rapidly convert ideas into demonstrators or prototypes, in order to gain prompt and continuous feedback from the market.
We adopt structures that allow us to react rapidly. In the initial phase, we work with small, flexible teams, which we then expand during the development of the business and convert to start-up-style structures.
Our teams are distinguished by a high degree of entrepreneurial commitment, personal initiative, and flexibility. These qualities go hand in hand with specific industry and technical expertise.
As an employee in the Industry Foresight team you will identify and analyze business opportunities outside BASF’s portfolio. Your aim is to develop a focused, logical and practical forward-looking view to enable a better understanding of the future.
As part of the Scouting & Incubation team, you will assess the new business ideas identified by the Industry Foresight unit and further develop them to the commercial proof-of-concept stage. In addition, you will implement the market launch strategies as a project manager.
As an employee in the team Business Build-Up, you will create new business through marketing, sales and technological duties. – Currently, we are focusing our Business Build-up activities on 3-D Printing, E-Power Management, Organic Electronics and Fleece Solutions.