WestRock Manager, Project Management in Chattanooga, Tennessee

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com .

Manager, Project Management-Chattanooga TN

1001 Latta St

Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37406

United States

Career Opportunity:

This position has primary responsibility for project management in

the location(s) and has supervisory responsibility for the department.

How you will impact WestRock:

Responsible for the performance of the Project Coordinators on his/her team; schedule

and manage work activities ensuring that job requirements are met

Understand project management duties and perform all duties as required (back up,

work spikes etc.)

Responsible for employee development; coach, mentor,

train, and conduct performance reviews

Responsible for HR functions related to the SPM group; participate in hiring process,

discipline process

Foster strong relationships with internal customers (Mfg. Plant(s) Sales, Design Groups, Divisional office and Assembly Groups) and external customers

Travel to customer locations and WRMD facilities as needed

Support new technology (software, hardware and new systems.) Be an active participant in the process

and assume ultimate training responsibility for team.

Support and participate in process improvements

Direct and participate in launches, special project pricing and project

management and other projects as designated by Management.

Other duties as assigned/needed

What you need to succeed:

This position requires a four year degree in a business or related

field from an accredited academic institution. MBA is a plus. In addition, 5 to

10 years of industry experience and previous management experience is also required.

The position requires strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills, as

well as the ability to handle multiple tasks and projects, and to lead a dynamic team in a fast paced and changing environment.

Sales & Customer Service

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Manager, Project Management