Job: Country Manager, BASF- Tanzania

Company: BASF
Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Employment Type: Full-Time Employee
Reference Code: 324695101
Date Posted: Jul 23, 2016


What you can expect
The incumbent will responsible for developing and delivering on BASF’s strategic plan for Tanzania in the most effective and efficient manner; while being accountable for the overall performance for the company and for the day to day running and management of the company’s business. Core tasks will include:
  • Lead the planning, implementation, monitoring and reporting of BASF strategy in Tanzania
  • Build and Maintain effective relationships in support of BASF business in Tanzania.
  • Streamlining our distribution channels, and management of our distributors within the region.
  • Ensure effective management of existing and/or possible partnerships between government, civil society and international community.
  • Ensure professional development as well as physical welfare of BASF staff in Tanzania.
  • Management of office and finance functions by ensuring compliance of the office with local laws & regulations, BASF policies and procedures as well as general work ethics.
  • Assist in achieving proper financial controls in the office.
  • Maintain effective communication and relations with BASF East Africa and supporting Business Units.
What we expect
  • Relevant University degree is required.
  • 10 years experience in relevant industries of which 5 years should be at management level, preferably within a multi-national organisation.
  • Strong business acumen and understanding of the industry.
  • Sound financial management experience.
We offer

Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and on-the-job training as part of a committed team. Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.