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BASF HR Team Manager_Africa, Middle East & Turkey (m/f|d) in Berlin, Germany

HR Team Manager_Africa, Middle East & Turkey (m/f|d)












At BASF Hub Berlin, we are passionate about creating high-quality HR services for the future. With deep expertise, we support our partners, offer consulting, and deliver service out of one hand: from Talent Acquisition, Learning, Payroll, Personnel Administration, and Inquiry, People data, Mobility, Business Travel, Compensation & Benefits. Today, with connecting diversity and digitalization, we enter the next stage of service delivery. Be a part of this exciting journey!


To develop and shape this new era of HR service delivery within the Management team of our department, we are looking for a passionate and experienced team Manager (m/f/d) for Team Africa, Middle East and Turkey in Berlin, Germany.

  • The HR activities include Recruiting, Learning, HR Administration, Comp & Ben, OM (organizational management) and Payroll (both inhouse and outsourced payroll activities).

  • You are responsible for the ongoing service delivery, resource management and budgeting.

  • Together with your team (10+ professionals), you continuously strengthen the service experience of our internal partners, you collect regular feedback and act upon it.

  • You actively shape a positive and constructive mindset whilst strengthening development opportunities in your team through dialogue and coaching.

  • In close collaboration with the leadership team, you contribute to the strategic development of the department.


  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Psychology or a related field and have gained several years of leadership experience in Human Resources

  • Experience in the field of Payroll is an advantage

  • Excellent command of Turkish and English is mandatory

  • Proven experience in building an inclusive team environment, showing concern for success and the well-being of your employees

  • High degree of proactivity to continuously improve business processes

  • Passionate about what you do, you create purpose for your team and value diversity

  • Enjoy actively shaping a culture of partner management on a daily basis


  • Gross annual salary (full-time): 64.000 - 67.000 €, depending on qualification and work experience. In addition, you can expect a yearly bonus of 18% of your gross annual salary, depending on the success of the company and individual performance.

  • Location-independent work models with defined days of presence in Berlin and place of residence in Germany.

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • Work mobile from other EU countries for up to six weeks.

  • Modern sustainable office building in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg with flexible working options, rooftop terrace and cafeteria for innovative and team-focused collaboration.

  • Flexible working hours so that you can organize your working and private life according to your needs.


Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to: Karina Espinola

First information about our application process can be found here: .

As an international service hub, the BASF Services Europe GmbH bundles a wide range of services for the BASF Group throughout Europe. In the heart of Berlin, we combine expertise in the areas of finance, HR, supply chain, procurement, product safety and IT. We focus on digital and customer-focused solutions, to create services for future. Learn more about us and our career opportunities at

At BASF, the chemistry is right.

Because we are counting on innovative solutions, on sustainable actions, and on connected thinking. And on you. Become a part of our formula for success and develop the future with us - in a global team that embraces diversity and equal opportunities irrespective of gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief.

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At BASF you get more than just compensation. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life. That’s what we call you@BASF. Click here to learn more.

We aim to form the best team by bringing together people with unique backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Our differences make us stronger and more vibrant. And an open, creative and supportive work environment inspires us to achieve exceptional results.

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