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Supply Chain Specialist

Job Category:  Supply Chain
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Tucker, GA, US

Job Type:  Full Time
Job ID:  1900

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.


Position Summary

As our Supply Chain Specialist you will be responsible for the planning and scheduling processes to ensure all customer needs are addressed and met while maintaining the highest level of efficiency in production and minimizing operational costs. You will identify opportunities for improvements in the supply chain through a data-driven approach. You will also coordinate and plan through interaction with the supply planning, customer service, sales, and purchasing departments. Position reports to the GM Biomaterials NA.



  • Responsible for effective scheduling of all raw materials and finished good production.
  • Work closely with plant management team to coordinate plant production needs.
  • Lead site localization efforts for ERP transition and effectively implement new Supply/Planning software and programs per the strategic plans established for the Supply Chain team.
  • Develop and lead implementation of long range strategy for optimization of plant performance.
  • Develop long range goals and objectives for improving the Supply Chain processes and department.
  • Monitor inventory levels for fulfillment of customer orders while minimizing production costs.
  • Communicate effectively and work closely with Customer Service and Purchasing departments to ensure orders are being met and scheduled according to customer needs.
  • Participate in  financial control of the business with processes including cycle counts, shop floor control, master data maintenance and inbound/outbound shipment accuracy.
  • Ensures the conformance of Tucker processes and activities to FDA cGMP (21CFR Part 210, 211, and 820), ISO 9001 and 13485, and EXCiPACT standards.
  • Work closely with global biomaterials supply chain personnel.
  • Other duties as determined by business needs.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or related field.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a fast-paced,  manufacturing environment in the pharmaceutical, medical device, or food/beverage industry that includes a minimum of three (3) years in planning and scheduling.
  • Experience with ERP systems, SAP experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communications, and leadership experience.
  • Responsible and decisive decision making style.
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt in short notice situations.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Team player.



About Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2020, Corbion generated annual sales of   € 986.5 million and has a workforce of over 2250 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information: www.corbion.com


Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace.  All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.


Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants




Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

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