Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit DescriptionThe newly formed "One SEE" Automated Equipment team has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Director, Equipment Systems & Services Operations. This position has the following main areas of focus: Support the Automated Equipment Commercial Sales and Portfolio Marketing teams in Pipeline Management, Sales Cycle efficiency, and Demand Planning providing a strong foundation for our long-term strategic growth targets. Evaluate, design, and execute business processes to ensure that business outcomes are in harmony with our Equipment strategic goals. Formulating standard best practices to be utilized across regions. Support the Vice President of Automation to manage the day to a day overall business operations and activities including strategic planning and financial management of the organization.The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and communication skills. He/she will have a thorough understanding of S Demand Planning. Forecasting, and Inventory Management coupled with a proven process improvement background. Lead and manage Global S process to ensure alignment of functions and senior mgmt. to deliver medium- and long-term business goals. Work to ensure continuous alignment among demand, inventory, manufacturing, and supply plans against the strategic and tactical business initiatives to maximize operational performance and meet financial objectives. Mange improvement initiatives across teams to deliver business benefits. Document and monitor business processes, rules, metrics, and SOP's, as a result of improvement initiatives. Liaise between Supply Chain, Engineering, and Portfolio business functions to ensure alignment of prioritized business objectives. Ensure Integration and alignment of New Product Development, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Demand and Supply Planning calendars, processes, and tools. Leverage best practices across the regions.Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Finance, Marketing, Supply Chain or related field 8+ years of progressive business and leadership experience in finance, supply chain or related fields. Experience with large, low volume high mix Capital equipment. Solid proficiency in demand planning, forecasting, and standard S process. Effective, clear and concise written and verbal communication skills Excellent Microsoft Office Skillset; ability to learn and use ERP and other data systems is required. Lean Six Sigma certifications; value stream mapping experience Proven ability and experience in interacting with business leads to define implementation strategies, business requirements and solution design related to Planning processes. Strong written and verbal communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills Ability to work collaboratively with diverse groups of partners, staff and stakeholders Ability to handle multiple priorities and thrive in a high change, multinational work environment. Positive attitude, mission-driven, action-oriented and self-directed Excellence in organizational management and ability to collaborate and coach senior leadership, staff, develop and oversee high-performance teams#LI-SB1Requisition id: 34660 Relocation: No All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.LINK1 MON1WHY WORK AT SEALED AIR?It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air's global resources and expertise. Corporate sustainability. It's about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate. Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it's more than a goal, it's an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values. Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.