Production Coordinator

Posted 14 May 2019

Branchburg, New Jersey - United States

Req Id 191287



A career with EMD Performance Materials is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 51,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Performance Materials is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. 


Your role:  

At EMD Performance Materials, the Production Coordinator will perform APO Global Demand Planner reviews, Supply Network Planner and Local Planner activities (review forecasts against order intake, plan production, purchase goods from third-party vendors/affiliates, restock warehouses via stock transfer orders, and perform inventory control functions).  You will also create SAP Master Data, generate monthly KPIs and update SOPs and Work Instructions.


Who you are: 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Logistics, Business or other related Discipline. 
  • 3+ year’s work experience as a Supply Chain Planner, Analyst, Logistics Coordinator or similar role.
  • 5+ year’s experience of Microsoft Office Suite and SAP/MRP


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ year’s experience with APO preferred
  • APICS CPIM Certification preferred
  • Proven leadership for supply chain teams. Proven experience in data mining, analysis, and reporting.
  • Understanding of all levels of the supply chain processes (e.g. inventory planning, warehouse management).
  • Analytical mindset coupled with a strong business acumen.
  • Aptitude for problem solving and troubleshooting with excellent attention to detail.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proven organizational skills.


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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