BOSTIK is hiring! We are currently looking for a Production Planner/Buyer for our Greenville, SC location.The Production Planner/Buyer will Conduct and monitor various planning processes of the facility to ensure that all production demands are met and maintained. We seek people who want to be part of a growing, world-class organization. We also offer comprehensive benefits effective DAY 1! \Stick\ with us!Job Activities:Creates and maintains a production schedule for all plant work centers and SKU's, including semi-finished goods, based on customer requirements, S&OP forecasts/policy, and past sales. The schedule must be created and product must be available to meet demand within lead time.Evaluates requirements for raw materials and packaging and places purchase orders with our suppliers as needed.Coordinates and plans any purchasing activities related to offsite warehousingEvaluates demand for manufactured finished goods at other Bostik facilities and places/releases orders to replenish inventory as needed.Maintains a strong working relationship with all plant personnel, internal and external customers to minimize issues and collectively address problems.Works closely with Customer Service and Supply Chain on supply issues.Maintains communication with supplier contacts to improve overall processes related to order entry, confirmation, and on-time delivery.Works directly with supply management to ensure correct levels of inventory according to Stocking Policy and maintains the required Planning Parameters in SAP accordingly.Works with Shipping to ensure product availability. Job Dimensions:Conducts and monitors various planning processes of the facility to ensure that all production demands are met and maintained. Creates and maintains the entire facility's production schedule as needed based on customer demand. Oversees the distribution of manufactured products to other Bostik facilities as demand dictates. Purchases and maintains proper inventory levels of finished goods, raw materials, and packaging materials. Context and Environment:A fast paced, high pressure environment where you are involved in a wide variety of functions and activities.Participate in activities within the plant and also outside the plant.Daily use of computer software, both PC based and ERP systems, combined with frequent interpersonal communication.Assists with Cycle Counts as needed Accountabilities:Accountable to Plant Leadership, Supply Chain Mgmt, and Customer Service as required.Job Qualifications:BS in a related field or AS degree, or 5 years of practical experienceAPICS certification, especially CPIM, preferredDemonstrated computer skills in SAP and Microsoft Office.Ability to manage competing priorities, think critically, problem solve, and analyze information.Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.About Bostik- Smart AdhesivesWith our eyes on the future, Bostik is driven to develop smart adhesives - enabling us to anticipate needs, create value, and shape new capabilities. We are not the right place for everyone. We ARE right for those who work collaboratively to think and act boldly beyond today. Put your potential to work to increase our collective expertise, powered by a spirit of innovation.As one of the largest adhesive and sealant companies in the world, Bostik designs, manufactures, and markets bonding solutions within a variety of Global Business Units: Industrial Adhesives (Converting, Assembly, Packaging, Transportation, Flexible Packaging and Industrial Laminations); Consumer and Construction (Flooring Installation Systems, Construction Sealants and Adhesives); and Nonwovens (Disposable Hygiene). Bostik is well positioned as part of Arkema's High Performance Materials segment. A global chemical company and France's leading chemicals producer, Arkema is building the future of the chemical industry every day.Make a difference with Bostik. Build a career with purpose. Experience the impact powerful bonds can make - at a place where you can feel at home.Compliance: Bostik is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.Disclaimer: The above information had been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.