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Schoonaarde, BE Drogenbos, BE

Category:  Corporate Jobs

Production Planner

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products: from interior coatings for airplanes, corrosion protection for cars, scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones to printing inks for glossy magazines at a newsstand.
Sustainability is a commitment to our stakeholders and a key part of our continued success. be ECOWISE™ is our promise and our proposition.
We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world’s leading coatings resins company.

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Position overview

Are you interested in learning more about Planning in the world leading industrial coating resins company? allnex is looking for a motivated and self-organized specialist to join our team. You will be responsible for full planning process, including production scheduling and raw material purchasing. 


  • Follow regional stocking policies, ensuring alignment with current business rules and working with PLM(s) and Planning lead to insure alignment with overall business targets
  • Work with site production team to generate a production schedule
  • Control and execute the distribution replenishment planning
  • Optimize working capital by balancing inventory, service levels and cost
  • Ensure completion of transactional process of material requirements through the MRP process
  • Utilization of the SCAR (Supplier Corrective Action Request) system to document any discrepancy from agreed delivery terms
  • Coordinate with Procurement to identify an alternative supplier when a defined contract or purchase agreement cannot be met 
  • Be the first point of contact for supplier; coordinate that all Allnex labeling and marking requirements and deliveries are met
  • Respond and follow up any goods receipts discrepancies for Shared Services – Accounts Payable 
  • Identify and review regional inventory optimization opportunities and slow moving inventory
  • Support to administrative services on site

Required skills and experience

  • Relevant work experience in a Planning role and manufacturing environment
  • Good understanding of MRP and order management processes
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Multi-language (Dutch/English required + French extra asset)
  • Flexible, adjust readily to new situations while effectively dealing with ambiguity, stress and uncertainty
  • Demonstrates a learning approach towards continuous improvement.


  • University degree or equivalent work experience

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

Find out how you can make an impact!
Check out our career page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.


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