• 40 uur
  • HBO
  • € 3000 per maand

Master Planner

  • 23 januari 2019
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
  • € 3000 per maand


  • 23 januari 2019
  • vacaturenummer: 102815

For SABIC Supply & Materials Planning we're are looking for a hands-on Master Planner.

Supply & Materials Planning is part of Supply Chain Management for Functional Forms Europe, Middle East and Africa. The team is responsible for the coordination of fulfilling our customer orders. It includes balancing the order load over the different manufacturing facilities, defining the optimal inventory strategy for all product lines, reducing manufacturing costs and optimizing the delivery service to our customers as part of the SCM responsibilities. The Master Planner reports to the Supply Chain Manager. He/she will interact with Product Marketing, Manufacturing, Sales, Procurement, Logistics and Inside Sales to optimize costs, inventory and service.


Key Responsibilities include:

  • Keeps the crucial overview for Supply Chain, combining several interests:

    • Combines input from a demand planning overview and orders already placed to determine what products have to be made.

    • Determines where these products can best be produced - spreads the demand in a cost effective way over the plants in a way that will serve our customers best and at the lowest conversion costs.

    • Determines based on the system what amount of materials has to be ordered for what location.

    • Determines the level of inventory needed - minimizes variations in inventories.

    • Has an overview of approximately 1 quarter.

    • Manages risks by managing in an optimal way the variation in demands by various customers.

  • Informs several parties involved: demand planning, customer service, scheduling etc

  • Works very closely with multiple stakeholders outside Supply Chain, like Manufacturing, Product Management, Commercial and Procurement.

  • Interacts with peers in other poles to optimize cross pole supplies.


  • Bachelor degree, Logistics, Engineering or comparable.

  • Strong influencing skills, with the ability to operate effectively within a matrix environment gaining commitment at all organizational levels. Ability to influence people without the need of a direct reporting line.

  • Strong analytical skills and able to think on a tactical level. Able to distinguish in priorities.

  • Work independently in a rapid changing environment, taking responsibility for delivery of business expectations.

  • Strong communication skills and capable to communicate at different levels

  • Fluent in English

  • SAP knowledge and experience is a preference

Do you recognize yourself in the above profile? Then we look forward to receiving your resume & motivational letter!

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