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Title:  Analyst, Supply & Capacity

Requisition ID:  15560-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Supply Chain, Logistics and Procurement
Travel:  No Travel Required


Reporting to the Manager Capacity Planning & Analysis II, Americas Foodservice, the Supply & Capacity Planning Analyst works closely with Demand Planning, Manufacturing, and Customer Service to execute the overall capacity planning processes while balancing available capacity across five converting plants.  This position will understand and incorporate business operations, capacity modeling, demand planning and Customer Service as he/she executes their role to manage and exceed customer expectations while aligning with GPI business, cultural, financial and operational objectives.


JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include but are not limited to the following.

  • Execute the full capacity planning process for the Foodservice business
  • Review plant capacity models
  • Execute the merging of multiple capacity models into one division level view
  • Develop content for and participate in the supply review meeting monthly
  • Engage plants and key stakeholders to identify and resolve supply issues impacting service levels
  • Lead weekly check-in meeting with the plants
  • Develop and present operation summary reports for the monthly Sales & Operations Planning meetings
  • Evaluate capacity related to potential business opportunities
  • Participate in new business onboarding
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Monthly supply plan to meet demand for assigned product lines
  • Operations summary components for S&OP and related meetings
  • Weekly service issues report to include situation updates and expected recovery timeline
  • Weekly production transfer reports
  • Monthly utilization review
  • Extended lead time notices as needed
  • Potential business log
  • Weekly progress report for other projects assigned



  • 3 years of related experience in Demand Planning, Capacity/Supply Planning and/or Supply Chain
  • Proven track record of success in a similar role
  • Knowledge and/or experience in material control, purchasing, distribution, inventory control, manufacturing engineering, operations and transportation or logistics desired




  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required, a degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain, Engineering, Logistics or Operations is preferred
  • Familiarity with production principles in a multi-site manufacturing organization




  • Strong analytical skills are required, specifically within MS Excel to include v-look ups, pivot tables, and graphing
  • Ability to apply analytic techniques to interpret data, identify issues, analyze causes, and provide well-reasoned conclusions and solutions
  • Understanding of performance trade-offs across supply chain to support decisions on the best use of limited resources
  • Ability to build strong relationships, considering diverse perspectives & different styles
  • Ability to work independently with a strong sense of urgency and with minimal supervision
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely across all business function areas is required including proficiency preparing and delivering presentations
  • Preferred skills: In depth knowledge of MRP. Expertise in SQL and/or Visual Basic. Experience and/or certification in Lean or Six Sigma methodology. APICS CPIM certification




  • General schedule is an 8-hour M-F assignment, however, employee must be willing to work alternate schedules occasionally; that may include early mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing so
  • Occasional overnight travel to include flying, driving, riding or by rail



  • Sitting or standing for extended periods of time up to 8-hours
  • Occasional Lifting up to 20 lbs
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices
  • Use of various office hand and electrical tools or equipment



  • Integrity & Trust
  • Action Oriented
  • Drive for Results
  • Learning on the Fly
  • Perseverance
  • Conflict Management
  • Influencing Others
  • Making the Complex Simple
  • Organizing
  • Verbal and Written Communication


GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL, INC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, religion, natural origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap, or disability, marital status, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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