Production Planner

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Location: Dublin, OH, US, 43016

Company: Nexeo Plastics

Dublin, Ohio (US-OH) United States (US) 


Nexeo Plastics is a leading global thermoplastic resins distributor, representing quality products from world-class suppliers, and serving a diverse customer base across North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia.  From material selection to supply chain and inventory solutions, we go beyond traditional logistics to provide value-added services across many industries, including automotive, healthcare, packaging, wire and cable, 3D printing and more.  Our people, our passion, our global reach, and our technology platform allow us to create unique ways to reduce complexity in your business, identify efficiencies, and unlock value for suppliers and customers.  Nexeo Plastics facilities are ISO 9001 certified. We diligently observe a commitment to quality in all of our practices and adhere to a defined quality policy.






  • Main one: Ensure an optimized finished goods (packaged) supply plan for North America based on business demand and capacity of the supply chain. Trading off between:
    • Stock availability
    • Inventory
    • Supply associated costs (Logistics, Production)
  • Reporting to the Production Planning Supervisor
  • Execute
    • Inventory Strategies and Policies as defined by Production Planning Supervisor, Network Planning and Inventory Analytics teams
    • RCCP/Constrained Production Plan (4 weeks in advance) and release execution buckets (1 week in advance) to the plants considering
      • Capacity (machine & manpower)
      • Raw material availability
    • A balanced demand supply horizon in the RCCP horizon by Discussing/Aligning
      • Demand with Customer Service
      • Supply with the site leads/schedulers
  • Provide Supply/Inventory input into the Management Business Review (MBR) to support S&OP/IBP process
  • Ensure coherence between our packaging supply chain capabilities and the expected service level to the market (SLA)
  • Facilitate the continuous improvement of
    • Packaged goods service level
    • Plants OTIF
    • Plants Productivity
    • Inventory & Obsoletes
  • Act as the point of contact for any finished good supply related topic, including tactical revision of the plan to accommodate business needs


  • BSc in a Technical or Business field preferred


  • Thorough understanding of end to end Supply Chain
  • SAP experience (Procurement and/or Supply Planning)
  • Advanced Supply Planning tools knowledge (SAP APO SNP, JDA/Blueyonder Fulfillment...) is desirable
  • Lean Six Sigma knowledge is desirable
  • Able to operate at regional level
  • Strong computer and analytical skills
  • English proficiency (Spanish desirable)


  • Value oriented
  • Data driven
  • Process oriented
  • Attention to detail
  • Communication / Presentation


Nexeo Plastics is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  Additionally, Nexeo Plastics participates in the E-Verify program to ensure employment eligibility of newly hired employees where required.


Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin