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Global Supply Management
JOBREQ1800052705 Requisition #

As a Transportation Planner, you will plan and tender freight by way of the Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) Transportation Management System (TMS). OTM is utilized for PPG Global Business Services (GBS) Logistics administration, operations and management of shipment load planning and carrier freight tenders for cross-business unit shipment requirements. Do you want to support activities critical to the company’s customers compliance? Read on!

Key Responsibilities

  • Service internal business customers (supply chain management, production/operations personnel, etc.) with outstanding logistics support.
  • Execute inbound, interplant and outbound transportation planning requests for various business units while maintaining performance reporting and incident tracking.
  • Lead transportation events through OTM resulting from order/production organizational change to ensure manufacturing and customer dedication.
  • Support rating and billing discrepancies with carriers to resolve within OTM tender payment information in coordination with PPG Freight Payment Auditor team.
  • Provide strategic and economic analysis to the transportation procurement function for pre-bid and post-bid sourcing decisions to establish carrier networks.


  • Bachelor Degree in Supply Chain Management (preferred) or related degree with 3+ years of shown experience in logistics.
  • Perform responsibilities during core hours M-F 8 AM to 5 PM. Support GBS Planning weekend on-call responsibilities one weekend per month.
  • Sophisticated MS Office and Excel skills with ERP software proficiency.
If you have the skills needed to work well in a fast paced and lively position, apply today!

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.


The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:


We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.


We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.


We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.


We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.


We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.


We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.


PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.  We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.


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