Senior Planning Specialist

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Hefei, AH, CN, 230011

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 61541


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

1. Schedule production lines with optimizing manufacturing operations and lowest cost to fulfill customer demand in daily bucket in 2-week horizon.

2. Collaborate with Division Supply Chain, production, QA, Technology…etc. to optimize production line scheduling.

3. Co-work with commercial and logistics on recycle packing material availability to support production line scheduling.

4. Work as a liaison between Commercial and Plant to efficiently meet customer dynamic demand daily.

5. Track compliance to schedule, understand the reason of non-compliance to schedule and define opportunities and improve scheduling reliability.

6. Verify capacity and capability into executable production plans/schedules.

7. Support engineering experiment, development projects, line/product qualification and machine maintenance on production line scheduling.

8. Continuously improve on scheduling tool / process and process documentations & standardizations.

9. The material (Direct Material, Surface Protection & Package Material) preparation responsibility is including MRP plan preparation, delivery schedule arrangement, supplier performance management, align with Division sourcing and inventory strategy.

10. PR initiate and PO follow up and tracking to sustain production consumption.

11. Manage non-standard FS/FG inventory


Education & Experience

Bachelor or above, majored in Industrial Engineering or related field

Over 5 years working experiences in Supply Chain or demand -supply planning in multinational/international Company.


Required Skills

MS package, excellent at Excel and PowerPoint, SAP or equivalent ERP experience

Good command of English

Basic understanding of IT or LCD industry

CPIM is preferred


Desired Skills

Knowledge of process trouble shooting & prevention & data-drive, and root cause finding


Soft Skills

1. Excellent communication skills, positive thinking, and interpersonal skills.

2. Strong accountability and ownership

3. Proven work quality to delivery accurate, thorough, and on-time data consistently.

4. Flexibility to adapt to changing environment Position Description Confidential - Corning (L3)

5. Cross-cultural Sensitivity and Customer Focus

6. Stick to data for decision making