Production Planner


Job Description
At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company. Please, come and see allnex insights - Let's make an impact together! And here is a sneak peek, how life at allnex sites looks like - allnex Operator Movie Position overview Are you interested in generating and maintaining detailed production plans for locally and remotely manufactured items? We are looking for a service oriented, self-directed and pro-active Production Planner to join our team in the world leading industrial coating resins company. You will be responsible for planning and call off for purchased materials (resale items and raw materials) and packaging. Responsibilities * Follow regional stocking policies, ensuring alignment with current business rules and working with PLM(s) and Planning lead to insure alignment with overall business targets * Work with site production teams to generate a production schedule * Control and execute the distribution replenishment planning * Optimize working capital by balancing inventory, service levels and cost * Ensure completion of transactional process of material requirements through the MRP process * Utilization of the SCAR (Supplier Corrective Action Request) system to document any discrepancy from agreed delivery terms * Coordinate with Procurement to identify an alternative supplier when a defined contract or purchase agreement cannot be met * Be the first point of contact for supplier; Coordinate that all allnex labeling and marking requirements and deliveries are meet * Respond and follow up any goods receipts discrepancies for Shared Services - Accounts Payable * Identify and review regional inventory optimization opportunities and slow moving inventory Required skills and experience * Relevant work experience * Good understanding of MRP and order management processes * Good communication and listening skills * Flexible, adjust readily to new situations while effectively dealing with ambiguity, stress and uncertainty * Demonstrates a learning approach towards continuous improvement Qualifications * Associates degree preferred We offer We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career. Equal Employment Opportunity allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities. Find out how you can make an impact! Check out our career page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.