Material Flow Scheduler

About the role

Location: USA - Texas

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent

Houston, Texas Hybrid Role: 2 days a week remote.

We provide solutions for a better tomorrow.

    Responsible for scheduling & executing within the boundaries of the plan related to material flow while 
following evaluating day to day operational performance of all Material Flow activities
    Develops a cost minimized tool supported schedules for packaging and storage facilities and provides 
feedback on schedule feasibility to production scheduling and supply planning
    Responsible for availability on packaging level

    Maintaining the availability with packing & purchasing schedule according agreed demand (APSA) and SS levels,
o    converting the planned orders / requisitions in time with the references needed (process order on purchase order),
o    communicating the required packing plan towards LSP´s,
o    Updating the relevant info´s & references to inbound deliveries and to related packing orders, 
o    Updating and processing the packing orders once manipulation document is sent by the packagers
o    RC & Lease track follow up via relevant websites
    Creating Service PO´s , creating and downloading templates (yearly) and also uploading templates for LSP´s invoicing (monthly)
    Performing inventory corrections when needed & performing monthly stock checks against LSP stock reports,
    Blocking and releasing of the stock when needed,
    Starting & participating to the waiver process when needed
    Monitoring the stock development and inventory health:
o    Non Prime offering, slowmovers, stock targets, excess stock, FIFO
    Maintaining Material Master records and recipes within respected plants
    Informing relevant stakeholders (CSR´s, OFC´s, 3rs party Scheduler, DRE´s, DP´s and SP´s) in case availability issues occur
    Placing & removing ZZOCH –blocks if needed (in supply crises) 
    Maintaining SS (stock, set up & disaggregation) and informing relevant parties whenever SS is in (partially/fully) use and when it will be replenished.
    Checking and reacting to BOP orders
    Maintaining packaging material availability via purchase process towards suppliers (forecasts, PR´s PO´s etc), 
    Monitoring the capacity use of the packagers balancing the capacity use according to agreements (monthly/quarterly, way of working not yet aligned)
    Performing SASU balancing for ST and informing relevant parties (DRE´s, DP´s and SP´s) about foreseen availability issues via SASU feedback file during SASU round. Copying manually the new plan (created by heuristics runs in SIM) with agreed volumes from Baystar from SIM to Active.
    Performs inventory control for all materials at the location and supports internal and external audits.
    Delevery product availability on time and at the right package
    Provides material forecast and call-offs to suppliers and leads the material flow related claim handling process. 
    Detailed silo and packaging schedule and stock placement at the location.
    All decisions contributing to the operational continuity and continues improvement of Material Handling

About you

    Bachelor degree (business/logistics oriented education) and/or 1 to 3 years’ experience (preferably within the Supply Chain area)
    English: advanced knowledge, spoken and written

    Minimum 1 to 3 year experience (preferably in business or supply chain area)
    Familiar with logistics 
    Computer skills, MS office applications and preferably SAP
    Solid professional know-how in S&OP, preferentially through being responsible of different steps of S&OP
process in the past
    SAP-APO general and PPDS tool knowledge.
    Good analysis and conceptualisation skills, supporting fact based decision making and business case
    Solid presentation skills based upon an ability to compile analyses and propose solutions.
    Strong influencing skills, being able to translate complex situations into simple terms. Sets direction, engages
and inspires people

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Marc Kochan, ( 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 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 circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. | |


We go beyond boundaries. Together.




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