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Danaher Corporation North American Demand Planner in Glen Allen, Virginia

At ChemTreat, we understand and respect the awe-inspiring power of water to impact industries, and to sustain and enhance lives. Our 2,000 associates across North and South America maximize this power for our customers—from power producers to food and beverage companies to the automotive industry.

When you join the nation's largest and fastest growing specialty chemical company dedicated solely to industrial water treatment, you’ll work side-by-side with those customers, helping them save millions of dollars and grow their businesses, all while protecting people and the environment. Our “whatever-it-takes” mindset allows us to turn our 50 years of experience and innovative thinking into meaningful outcomes for our customers—and rewarding careers for our people.

ChemTreat is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) . Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.

Our shared purpose: building lasting bonds

The communities we belong to – the bonds we build with the people we care about – are integral to fostering our successes. From the bonds we create with customers to foster loyalty and respect, to the bonds we create with our local community outside of work hours – relationships shape our success. We’re building a better world by building lasting bonds.

Building: We’re doers. Our tools are innovation, experience, and dedication.

Lasting: We’re always there. We embrace an unwavering commitment to the future.

Bonds: We’re your neighbors. We value relationships with our customers and communities.

General description

The North American Demand Planner will perform system analysis on the overall product delivery and supply chain process to identify areas for performance improvement and help implementation of recommended change; Manage product allocation to distribution centers from sales forecasts and oversee max and min inventory system.

Essential functions & responsibilities

  • Responsible for coordination of shipments of ChemTreat orders being exported from the United States direct to customer and third party logistic operations

  • Controlling the inventory process and supply chain for all warehouses - including an annual physical inventory; Inventory Turns; Operating cost

  • Suggest and implement appropriate procurement methods (JIT, Reorder Point, Consignment, Reducing Lead Times, or Schedule Releases) based on product specifications, supplier, and demand to optimize material velocity and availability

  • Coordinate the efforts of cross-functional groups to improve Quality, Delivery, and Productivity

Supplemental responsibilities

  • Approve related invoices

  • Prepare monthly reports

  • Communicate with sales, product management, customer service

  • Entering all restock shipments into the system

  • Resolving problems

  • Act as focal point and communicate actual and potential material availability problems

  • Monitor implementation of Root Cause/Corrective Action plans to short term and permanent solutions to material supply issues


  • Inventory Management experience; Logistics experience

  • Technical, Analytical skills and business knowledge

  • Communication and Interpersonal skills

  • Teamwork and leadership

  • Organizational skills; Self-management

  • Advanced understanding of Excel

Education & experience

  • Four-year college degree required

  • Minimum two years’ experience in raw material/demand planning

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.