Integrated Planner and Scheduler
Ghent, BE,
1 dag geleden

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day.

With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability.

The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables.

As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries.

The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit

The role

The Scheduler defines and executes the short-term production schedule required to execute the Master Production Schedule (MPS).

The role primarily deals with detailed planning, scheduling, and inventory management over the short-term (up to 3 months).

The scheduler will regularly interface with the supply manager, demand manager, manufacturing area leaders, customer service and sales representatives in the region.


  • Develop and implement a detailed production schedule that supports business strategy and communicate to key stakeholders.
  • Monitor and optimize supply plans to maximize value through a focus on asset optimization, plant balancing, logistics costs, inventory control, and product transition minimization.
  • Contribute to supply meeting to develop consensus with demand plans.
  • Evaluate new business opportunities and provide assessment of supply capability.
  • Model "what-if" scenarios and propose optimized solutions based on variable supply / demand conditions.
  • Identify constraints and propose alternatives where demand plans cannot be met.
  • Identify, communicate, and escalate variances from plan. Manage and resolve variances and exceptions.
  • Determine if order commitment and / or sales allocation plans are warranted and propose plan modifications required to meet goals.
  • Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in business engineering (or equivalent).
  • Experience with supply chain in a production environment is an asset.
  • Native Dutch speaker with fluent knowledge of English
  • A flexible team player with high resistance to stress and good communication skills
  • Analytical minded and proficient with computer systems.
  • Knowledge of SAP is a plus
  • This is who you are

    You have strong analytical skills; you dare to challenge existing paradigms, and, in your world, complexity is a source of value.

    You are trustworthy and reliable, with a manner which is customer orientated.

    You are able to work in a team as well as individually, and you are self-motivating and innovative in attitude.


    Apply quickly and easily with your resume via our website (or click on below apply button)

    Recruiter tip : skip the cover letter and pitch us in 3 sentences why exactly you are the perfect match for our team!

    NOTE : we already have chosen our sourcing channels and kindly ask not to be contacted by search, advertisement, or staffing firms .

    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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