Transportation Management (Executive) - India Market











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Objectives of the Position

This person will be responsible for transport operations for a country. The person will also take ownership of all transport management processes for BASF operations.


Main Tasks

  • Manage transport operation (inbound, outbound) for bulk and packaged with different modes of transportation
  • Evaluate, monitor and improve the performance of 3rd party service providers, handle non-conformance service issues; participate and support 3rd party service provider selection;
  • Optimize transportation processes based on market surveys and business feedback to meet customer and company requirements
  • Coordination and management of service provider for vehicle placement
  • Tracking delivery of products to customer (monitoring of in transit vehicles, shipments)
  • Ensure transportation safety
  • Evaluate service provider performance on monthly basis in line with BASF standards
  • Coordination and management of order management
  • Ensuring timely delivery of goods to customer
  • Coordination with EHS, insurance and service provider in a case of accidents
  • Ensuring utilization of dedicated vehicles
  • Insurance management (raising insurance claim and recovery) incl. management of recovery from service providers



  • Graduate, PG Diploma or CPIM in Supply Chain is preferred
  • 4 - 6 years experience in Supply Chain
  • Hands on experience in SAP (OTC/TM) processes would be added advantage
  • Experience in Chemical industry preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of transportation market working of 3PL service providers etc. required
  • Good understanding of the products/services of relevant business segments and functions at sub-regional level
  • Service excellence competencies
  • Act with Entrepreneurial Drive
  • Develop Self and Others
  • Demonstrate Customer Focus
  • Collaborate for Achievement
  • Team Work
  • Market Awareness
  • Attention to details


BASF regional service hub has been established since 2005 in Kuala Lumpur.  The regional service hub has approximately 700 employees and growing.  Focused on being a competency and digitalization driven hub, it also provides quality functional and know-how services in the areas of finance, controlling, human resources, real estate and facilities management, communications, environmental, health and safety, procurement, import-export order management, and information services to BASF companies and affiliates in the Asia Pacific region. BASF also has two other regional hubs located in Berlin, Germany, and Montevideo, Uruguay that cover the Europe and Americas regions.


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BASF Asia Pacific
Logistics/Supply Chain Management