BASF Supply Chain Planner, Charlotte, NC in Charlotte, North Carolina

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Supply Chain Planner (1803022) Charlotte, NC

Where the Chemistry Happens…

The Dispersions & Resins business of BASF develops, produces, and markets a range of high-quality resins, additives, colorants, and polymer dispersions worldwide. These raw materials are used in formulations for coatings and paints, printing and packaging products, construction coatings, adhesives, cellulosics and composites, and paper manufacturing. With a comprehensive product portfolio and extensive knowledge of the industries we serve, our customers benefit from innovative and sustainable solutions to help them advance their formulations through chemistry.

For further information about the Dispersions & Resins business in North America, please visit .

As a member of the North America Supply Chain team, you will support the overall success of the Dispersions & Resins business in North America. Your role as the Supply Chain Planner is to manage an assigned product portfolio in support of customer delivery service goals, inventory targets and optimize service costs.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Leverage your educational and professional background in Supply Chain, Business, Logistics, Operations, or a related field, you will develop and maintain supply plan and inventory strategies for assigned product portfolio in support of business goals, targets and customer delivery requirements.

  • Manage daily and weekly exceptions to ensure accurate planning master data is up to date and inventory pipeline is healthy.

  • Provide visibility, communicate and provide resolution to supply/network imbalances working with Product Management, Manufacturing and Customer Care.

  • Collaborate with regional and global Product Management to develop and execute distribution plans including own manufactured products, imports, contract manufacturing, and inter-company transfer volumes.

  • Lead key customer collaboration efforts including review of demand requirements, supply strategies and order management optimization.

  • Flex your solid problem-solving and analytical skills to review KPI reporting, identify trends and recommends solutions (i.e., days on hand, delivery service and dysfunctional inventory).

  • Lead continuous improvement projects addressing topics such as contract manufacturing, capacity expansions, inventory optimization and mergers and acquisitions.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

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 yournetwork and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: N-EDN-Dispersions/Resins NA-60000019

Title: Supply Chain Planner, Charlotte, NC

Location: NC-Charlotte

Requisition ID: 1803022