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PAM Product Line Planner


Houston, TX, US, 77010

Req ID:  79784
Facility:  One Houston Center-Lyo
Department:  Polymers Product Line Planning
Division:  Global Olefins & Polyolefins


Basic Function

Manage the overall supply network for a specific polymer division coordinating the production managed by the Operations Planners and the customer fulfillment functions such as the RDC Inventory Planners and Customer Service.  This role ensures that production is transferred to supply points to meet customer demands and communicates production issues to the distribution centers.  Furthermore, the role works with Supply Chain Log Ops on bulk truck requirements sourced out of the plants.  Goal is to provide support in delivering product to the customer in the most cost effective manner possible.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Work with Supply Chain, Operations Planning, and the Commercial team to fulfill the domestic and global business demand
  • Manage inventory plans across the domestic and global supply network and seek opportunities to reduce cost of order delivery
  • Manage suboptimal freight and challenge its necessity by the customer
  • Forecast customer orders based on historical patterns to accommodate customer shipments utilizing appropriate inventory planning and optimum transportation modes. 


  • Bachelor degree preferred.  
  • Supply and demand planning software, SAP and BW experience preferred.  
  • Minimum 3 years of experience involving inventory planning, customer fulfillment, business planning and analysis or supply chain.  
  • Excellent communication skills across functional areas to ensure understanding, alignment and synchronization of the supply plan.  
  • Must be highly motivated with strong problem solving skills to influence and impact decisions, with minimal direct supervision. 
  • Incorporate systemic thinking into the detailed responsibilities associated with customer fulfillment and supply planning across the entire system.

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