Raw Material Scheduler

About the role

Location: Belgium - Beringen

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Temporary


We rise to the challenge!


Are you curious for this temporary (7 months) challenge in our Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) team in Beringen?

Does scheduling & raw material planning ring a bell? Do you want to be responsible for ordering and following up the delivery of the required raw materials and packaging materials needed for our production and material handling departments? Do you like to cooperate with several colleagues in S&OP and procurement ? Are you interested to grow further into other S&OP roles?
Do read on!
There is more to it, as a Raw Material Scheduler (RMS), you will:
• optimize raw material order size, reduce slow moving stock, and ensure accuracy of all raw material stocks by monitoring timely and accurate goods receipt.
• translate the production and packaging schedule into a detailed raw material schedule, defining the amount of material to be delivered to our location or outside storage locations.
• follow up tank levels and adjust deliveries accordingly to make sure that the tank level remains at all time between the safety tolerance levels.
• organize repackaging of raw material where needed at our logistics supplier to meet requirements of handling in the plant.
• participate in our European raw material network in order to continuously improve together with your colleagues the procurement process for improved customer satisfaction at optimised cost
• maintain raw material planning parameters in SAP to allow system guided scheduling.

About you



You own a bachelor degree in logistics and have already gained at least 5 to 7 years of experience in a similar role. Former employment in a (petro)chemical/pharma environment, automotive industry or international environment in supply chain, scheduling roles is seen as an asset.  You master Dutch fluently and are able to express yourself in English on a professional level. You rate your Excel expertise at least as moderate and might have SAP experience.

Besides the hard skills, we are looking for a future colleague who is eager for a professional challenge, can think clearly in all circumstances and reasons in terms of practical solutions..  You have great analysing and planning skills and you can work accurately . You make well profound and sometimes quick decisions and you can stand your ground to defend them. You can work independently but also value and contribute to team work. On top of that you link troubleshooting with the word “challenge” and are eager to use your logical brains to solve (ad hoc) issues and act quickly. 
Are you up to this and maybe go beyond in a future position at Borealis?

About Borealis and our offer

If you have any questions, please contact Joke Tielens, joke.tielens@borealisgroup.com. Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


We offer a temporary contract (May till November) with a role specific compensation and a competitive salary and fringe benefit package reflecting your profile, experience and the specifics of the country/location you apply for.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and sustainable polyolefin solutions. In Europe, Borealis is also an innovative leader in polyolefins recycling and a major producer of base chemicals. We leverage our polymer expertise and decades of experience to offer value-adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries such as consumer products, energy, healthcare, infrastructure and mobility. With operations in over 120 countries and head offices in Vienna, Austria, Borealis employs around 6,000 people. In 2022, we generated a net profit of EUR 2.1 billion. OMV, the Austria-based international oil and gas company, owns 75% of our shares. The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), owns the remaining 25%. In re-inventing essentials for sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people, innovation and technology, and performance excellence. We are accelerating the transformation to a circular economy of polyolefins and expanding our geographical footprint to better serve our customers around the globe. Our operations are augmented by two important joint ventures: Borouge (with ADNOC, headquartered in the UAE); and Baystar™ (with TotalEnergies, based in the US). www.borealisgroup.com | www.borealiseverminds.com | careers.borealisgroup.com



We go beyond boundaries. Together.




Borealis only accepts candidate resumes from recruiters or recruiting agencies if they have been explicitly commissioned by Borealis for a specific recruitment and if the data is provided to us in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. Borealis will not accept or pay fees for candidate resumes of any form or kind that were sent unsolicited to either HR or directly to our hiring managers.

The hiring process

  • Get in touch
  • We get to know each other
  • Proposal & agreement
  • Make It Real

The selection process may vary based on position & profile. Our Talent Acquisition Specialist will provide detailed insights into the specific procedure once we connect with you regarding your application.

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