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Summary of Responsibility


Responsible for production schedule planning. This includes using and optimizing MRPII supply chain processes to ensure meeting customer deliveries can be met and optimization manufacturing costs. This position will need to interface with manufacturing, customer service, quality, BOP, order fulfillment and positions such as T&D specialist to resolve issues and improve processes.



Key Accountabilities


  1. Production schedule:
    • Monitor customer orders on daily basis
    • Coordinate with customer service to ensure orders are confirmed timely and orders can be filled within the customer requested date 
    • Optimize production schedules and coordinate with manufacturing to ensure efficiency
    • Track and improve on production schedule performance via ATS metrics
    • Assist in global or regional planning for customer orders
    • Maintaining and updating of middle term schedule plan - SBSM
    • Maintain MRP settings in SAP for all materials


  2. Raw material and packaging planning:
  • Monitor and review the consumption of raw materials and packaging
  • Make plan for raw materials replenishment and ensure continuous supply to meet production
  • Conduct periodic review to optimize the safety stock settings for raw materials
  • Assist purchaser to ensure optimized packaging planning


  1. Inventory:
  • Responsible to lead effort to minimize inventory on-hand
  • Responsible to perform period analysis on slow movers and blocked stock
  • Coordinate with commercial, customer service, manufacturing, warehouse, and quality to reduce slow movers and blocked stocks


  1. Projects:
  • Initiate or lead effort in projects to improve supply chain processes



    Qualifications and Requirements


  • At least a bachelor degree holder or equivalent in Industrial Engineering (Logistics Engineering / Logistics Management / Operation Management / Systems Engineering / Supply Chain Management) 3 years experience above.
  • Excellent understanding of supply chain methodology and optimization methodology.
  • Working knowledge of SAP and Microsoft Office applications is preferred
  • Excellent in spoken & written English language skills
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and able to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Self directed and proactive.
  • Highly analytical and mathematical oriented and possess excellent problem solving skills
  • Forward looking attitude and have proven track records in process improvement and/or cost reduction implementation.

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is  committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

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