Supply Chain Coordinator-1700992
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We are seeking a Supply Chain Coordinator responsible for converting finished and intermediate goods orders (internal and external) into shipping schedules for the Greenville Site to meet the needs of the customer. Will be responsible for optimizing production/distribution costs and inventory investments within all service constraints. Ensures materials and capacities are available to support schedules. The position serves as a key interface for logistics between the production scheduling group/operations, package/marine command, and the internal/external customers.
The Supply Chain Coordinator must make planning-related decisions in the current overall economic context of the business unit
Develops master shipping plans, all loading schedules, and documentation for shipping in support of internal/external customer service requirements and warehouse efficiencies for manufactured materials.
Uses SAP planning tools to ensure valid schedules.
Oversees communication of any availability, outage, or quality issues during shipping and transit.
Identifies, negotiates, and brings to resolution any transportation imbalances working with Supply Chain, Sales, Production, and Customer Service, Marketing, and Foreign Trade and make necessary adjustments in the transportation schedule.
Monitors plant adherence to schedules and facilitates actions to improve. Review and manage all scheduled change requests.
Manages a complex, multi-source schedule with specific carrier requirements such as temperature control and tank cleanouts
Demonstrate understanding of safety requirements and their importance including prevention, preparedness, emergency planning and reactions to alarms. Act in accordance with site basic process safety rules and regulations.
Reports on month end shipping, SOX compliance, and shipping KPI's in a timely and accurate manner.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
- High school degree with 3-5 years' work experience, site experience or similar manufacturing environment preferred
- Knowledge of SAP system, Excel and Access database preferred
- Back-up to other Supply Chain Coordinator(s)- must be completely cross trained in those activities
Primary Location: US-OH-Greenville
Function: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-ECN-Coatings Solutions North America