Master Scheduler,

China, Shanghai, Shanghai

Business unit: Marine Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Schedule the production activities in terms of production plan and available resources weekly, monitor the fulfilment of the schedule weekly;
- Coordinate activities to ensure capacity and materials are in place to support the production plan daily, escalate to management when needed;
- Provide daily feedback of the work order delay to both production planner and customer order desk to find win-win solutions for recovering the deviation;
- Work with customer order desk and demand manager closely to ensure every customer request will get timely and proper feedback;
- Monitor daily finished goods inventory level, make decision/proposal to keep inventory level achieve the aggressive target;
- Follow up and push aligned actions to be executed in time to control/eliminate the slow moving and obsolete inventory;
- Deliver regular reporting in time with high quality content.
- Regular review MTS/MTO list and monitor proper safety stock level.
- Issue specific working order with clearly and correct information according to customer’s request.

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Business unit

Marine Coatings

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor degree in logistics, Mathematics, Statistics or related major.
- 5 years’ customer service or planning working experience, preferably in manufacturing industry.
- Familiar with planning process and able to build strong relationships with various stakeholders.
- Good communication skills.
- Good English skills.
- Good knowledge in MFG/Pro system.
- High sense of responsibility and loyalty
- Could work under high-pressure