Business Planning Manager

Job offer information- Defines, manages, and evaluates business plans to ensure they are operationally executable against defined strategic objectives. - Leads and partners with cross-functional teams to develop short-term (typically less than two years) business plans and supporting data-driven models. - Prepares comprehensive implementation tactics, including execution plans, resource allocation plans, follow-up guidelines, assessment, and process accountabilities. - Ensures that business activities are aligned with stated plans among different stakeholders. - Sets business metrics, evaluates actual performance, and makes recommendations to business leaders on performance target achievement. - Develops data-driven analyses to optimize resources and ensure that business plans can be translated into financial value. - Applies developed subject matter knowledge to solve common and complex business issues within established guidelines and recommends appropriate alternatives. - Works on problems/projects of diverse complexity and scope. - Exercises independent judgment within generally defined policies and practices to identify and select a solution. - May act as a team or project leader providing direction to team activities and facilitates information validation and team decision-making process. - Ability to handle most unique situations. - May seek advice in order to make decisions on complex business issues.Personality assumptions and skills- Typically 4-6 years experience in strategy, planning, operations, finance, or related functional area. - First level university degree. - Procurement experience is a MUST - Advanced EnglishInformation about the companyWe are currently one of the largest IT service providers in Central and Eastern Europe with offices in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey and Poland. We employ over 800 qualified and experienced specialists from our state of the art delivery centers and technical training facilities. We are strategic partners with leading technology companies including: Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle, Avaya, IBM and HP to name a few. Soitron is also one of the very few Cisco Master Unified Communications accredited companies in Europe. More about us at