Demand Planning Manager

  • Kraków
  • Westrock
Description & Requirements WestRock (NYSE :WRK) is a global leader in sustainable paper and packaging solutions. We are materials scientists, packaging designers, mechanical engineers and manufacturing experts with a shared purpose: Innovate Boldly. Package Sustainably. Guided by our values of integrity, respect, accountability and excellence, we use leading science and technology to more fiber-based packaging forward. The opportunity: as part of the FP&A team reporting to the Director for EMEA & APAC, this role involves assisting the European business in understanding its demand profile. Additionally, it includes providing consolidated revenue reports and metrics to the sales teams, as well as offering insights into volumes for the operational teams. The role also requires linking these insights back to the overall financial position of the business. Effective cross-functional collaboration will be essential for success.How you will impact WestRock:Own the Integrated Business Plan (IBP) Demand monthly cycle including the Demand Outcome Calls with SVP EMEA and APACOwn the Bias report (reconciliation between forecast by End Market and actuals)Own the Sales Force pipeline reconciliation – reconcile pipeline activities to actuals / forecastsWork closely with the Senior Director of Pricing & Estimating to ensure price is accurately reflected in the financial forecastsManagement responsibility for 2 members of the teamOwn the Five Year Plan Demand ProcessPrepare the End Market reporting for forecasts and month end actualsWork closely with central Finance team to ensure all outputs are aligned with each otherWhat you need to succeed: Experience within multi-site, multi region business and ideally within in a manufacturing environmentStrong business partnerships skills Strong Microsoft Excel and PowerBI and like minded toolsWhat we offer:Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potentialComprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities A career with a global packaging company where sustainability, safety and inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily workWestRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to create and maintain a diverse workforce where everyone feels valued, respected, and included. WestRock does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law WestRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to create and maintain a diverse workforce where everyone feels valued, respected, and included. WestRock does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.