Chemical Product Supply Planner

Chemical Product Supply Planner

Shell | Houston, TX, 77020, US
Salary Range:$46,000 – $70,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 18 days ago

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What's the role -

The Chemical Product Supply Planner role is the perfect opportunity to demonstrate collaboration while creating true value to Shell through operational and business excellence. The Manufacturing and Chemicals business have combined as Chemicals + Products (C+P), and the Supply Planner plays a pivotal role as a linking pin connecting Supply, Optimization, Sales, Trading, Marketing, HSSE and Logistics and Manufacturing sites.

The Supply Planner is accountable for proactive planning and optimization of daily demand and supply volumes up to three months ahead, in line with the monthly optimized S&OP plan and in accordance with HSSE expectations and requirements. Also, the Supply Planner is accountable for mitigation planning and re-optimizing of the demand and supply plan during disruptions and/or site unplanned events. Through frequent connects with customer and production focal points, the incumbent is accountable for assuring the optimized operational plan gets executed by manufacturing operations and logistics service providers while collaborating to resolve any deviations. Key outputs of the operational planning process, owned by the Supply Planner, are production orders, stock transfer orders, and purchase orders.

The Supply Planner drives and optimizes all operational demand and supply planning activities by within their value chains for a horizon up to three months. In doing so, key activities include (but are not limited to):

* Developing daily operational production and demand forecasts for the next 90-days

* Interfacing with enterprise economists to ensure optimal planning

* Managing inventory and stock movements on a day-to-day basis

* Monitoring plan execution, responding to issues and threats as necessary

* Coordinating input from Customer Service Specialists, site production coordinators, and logistics planners in response to abnormal events

* Providing forecasts and performance commentary on operating costs

* Providing forecasts and performance commentary on inventory

* Recording material transfers, purchases, and receipts in GSAP

This is an exciting and dynamic time for the Shell Chemicals business in the US Gulf Coast Chemicals + Products organization, and the Chemicals Supply Team is a high performing organization. A successful candidate will be one who can manage multiple priorities, provide clarity amidst ambiguity, and, most importantly, bring out the best in those around them.

What we need from you -

* Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis.

* Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering and/or equivalent relevant experience.

* 3 or more years of industry experience.

* Experience in either supply chain or asset operations

* Complex problem-solving skills and root cause elimination

* Execution discipline with detail orientation

* Commercial acumen and customer centric mindset

* Solid communication and stakeholder management skill

Company description

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world's growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally, and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.

As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity, and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork, and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.

Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.

An innovative place to work

There's never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you'll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future - whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we're nurturing an inclusive environment - one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills, and reach your potential.

* We're creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we'll take it from there.

* We're closing the gender gap - whether that's through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.

* We're striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

* We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We're huge advocates for career development. We'll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.