We are looking for you: Market Evaluation in Agriculture Intern

Venture Team: Contreed

Chemovator is the newly found business incubator of BASF. We provide a protected space to build commercial ventures from unconventional ideas.

Our brand-new Venture Team Contreed develops a new technology to control weed growth in the various markets. The technology is based on biological systems and uses a physical mode of action which might be more sustainable in some cases than existing technologies on the market.

We are looking for a motivated student to join the early part of our journey for 3-6 months. Are you the right one?

Your role

Evaluate defined market segments in weed control, that means

  • develop an understanding of the market segments, e.g. in schedule, technology, costs and sales
  • look at different markets in non-crop and crop applications as well as different markets worldwide and comprehend the basic conditions prevailing there
  • document your results in a clear and scientific way without losing sight of the business case
  • contribute in our prioritization of the targets for the market launch of our product
  • support us in our definition and testing of our business idea and the respective value proposition with your know-how regarding the market evaluation

We offer

  • A passionate and open-minded team consisting of highly experienced people, who are always willing to share their knowledge and support each other
  • Steady interaction and dialogue with experts from business and chemistry – on an international level
  • The opportunity to actively influence the further development and success of an early Venture Team with plenty of space for your ideas
  • Flat hierarchies, great learning culture and an inspiring atmosphere within an unconventional location in Mannheim

You offer

  • You are a Bachelor or Master student with strong analytical skills and interested in agricultural topics
  • You are familiar with data collection and preparation as well as with research activities and you already collected first experiences in agriculture. In addition, you should not be afraid to contact strangers to generate market insights
  • You are highly self-driven and pro-active, you have a good eye for details as well as and you get to the heart of your topics
  • You are a team player and interested in collaboration and interdisciplinary work and you communicate effectively in German or/and English

Are you interested?

Please contact Alban Glaser (+49 621 60 28880).

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Your contact for HR related questions:

Lisa Raschke
T +49 621 60 78542
E lisa.raschke@chemovator.com