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Where the Chemistry Happens...
We are seeking a Supply Chain Planner, Material Planner to join our Agricultural Products Division (APN), based in Research Triangle Park, NC.
Supply Chain Planner – Material Planning (1702931) – RTP, NC
As a Supply Chain Planner, Material Planner you will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and SAP order processing of raw materials, packaging components, and finished goods movements to support manufacturing operations, including importing these materials when warranted. You will also be responsible for reporting on actual and planned raw material and packaging component delivery status.
Formula for Success: You Will...
Plan purchase order requirements and monitor / expedite delivery of raw materials and packaging components for contract manufacturing formulation and packaging sites
Provide SAP order processing of raw materials and packaging components for contract manufacturing operations
Monitor and report actual and planned raw material and packaging component deliveries and status
Convert internal active ingredient and raw material requirements into purchase orders to global internal and external suppliers
Review production demands and planning purchase order requirements, and monitor raw material and component orders and stocks to ensure timely delivery to support production schedules
Expedite deliveries when required
Create and transmit purchase orders against established purchase agreements for raw material and packaging components
Create stock transfer orders to move raw materials and packaging components between warehouse locations and/or toll sites to support production, and create delivery notes for these stock transfers
Post receipts of raw materials and packaging for tollers without SAP connections
Create reports to track open orders, supplier confirmations, and delivery dates to ensure communication of order and delivery status
Confirm required logistics activities are being organized for all related shipments
Confirm availability of required labels at production point
Reconcile month end physical inventories against SAP entries, verify invoices for approval, and assist in controlling raw material/packaging material deliveries and finished raw production at third party formulation and packaging/refill sites
This position is part of a job family. If selected, you will be hired at a level that matches your knowledge, skills, abilities and direct experience.
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Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You...
BA/BS degree in Business, Supply Chain, or Related Field with 2+ years of Supply Chain, Procurement, and/or Operations experience
Knowledge of purchasing and receiving activities and inventory control operations
Strong computer skills, including MS Office
Demonstrated effective data analytic skills
Experience working with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) programs
Excellent organizational, communication, collaborative and interpersonal skills
We Also Look For...
BA/BS with 5+ years of Supply Chain, Procurement, and/or Operations experience – OR – MS with 2+ years of experience in same
Experience with import planning
Solid SAP skills
:US-NC-Research Triangle Park
:LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.