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Supply Chain Specialist

Company: Wacker
Location: Ann Arbor
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

WACKER SILICONES is one of the world's biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products.
At our Ann Arbor site, we are currently looking for a Supply Chain Specialist to be a part of our growing team.

This position will support the Global Cyclodextrin Supply Chain and be an integral role interfacing with the Business Team, Operations, Quality, Customer Service, and Logistics including external logistics service providers to ensure timely customer order fulfillment & satisfaction. The position will also support Tolling Management working closely with Procurement as well as both domestic & international external business partners for planning, scheduling, and coordinating the production schedule with the established tolling vendors. This position will also collaborate closely with our German Supply Chains to ensure adequate cyclodextrin supply in the region for our customers in Europe as well as raw material for production at our multipurpose plant in Burghausen. This position is essential to the success of the Global Cyclodextrin Supply Chain.

Job Responsibilities

Review of new domestic & export orders, in collaboration with Customer Service for accuracy, dispatch to Logistics without errors, and confirmation to the customers. Pre-booking of export orders as necessary, with interface between Logistics, forwarders, and Customer Service.
Support of Tolling Management with review of demand and scheduling production. Management of the inventory for Wacker owned materials including packaging at the toller to support the production schedule and customer demand. Posting of goods receipt for payment of tolling invoices, and interfacing with Accounting on workflows as necessary.
Acting CSR for intercompany orders between US & Germany, interfacing with the Burghausen cyclodextrin tolling Supply Chain ensuring material availability, batch assignment, order accuracy, and maintaining customer master data.
Support to Supply Chain Manager with various duties such as complaints, customer service & sales inquiries, and strategic projects. Active involvement in regular Supply Chain & Operations meetings
Month end offsite warehouse inventory reconciliations to ensure accurate inventory against SAP.

Job Qualifications

Associates Degree or equivalent experience required, Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Procurement, Business or a related field preferred
Minimum of 1 year of position related experience
Experience with production planning, scheduling, and inventory controls preferred
Microsoft Office
Experience in SAP preferred
Strong communication skills; ability to proactively communicate clearly, effectively, and professionally both internally & externally
Excellent planning & organization skills, detail oriented
Self-dependent, resourceful, and able to manage exceptions
Must be able to think critically, and provide creative solutions to challenges as presented

WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.

Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!

We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 21441



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).

WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.%20575409%

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