Kellogg Supply Chain Business Partner in Chicago, Illinois
Join our team in the Natural & Insurgent category as a Senior Supply Chain Business Partner. In this role, you will partner across locations to support the business and to help navigate the increased complexity within the category. This role will work closely with senior members of the across the business unit supporting RXBAR, Kashi, Bear Naked products to ensure that supply needs are met. This role will also help develop and drive the cost-savings pipeline. Importantly, this role will also help set the Supply Chain strategy and work closely with HQ-based partners to identify and execute top line opportunities and future innovation to meet business plans.
This position can be based in either the greater Chicagoland area or in Michigan.
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Execute Projects & Innovations – You will be responsible for the planning and execution of key innovation (PDR), Supply Chain (SCR), Packaging (PWR) and other Commercial projects following LAM and other approval steps.
Identify Supply Chain Solutions – You will be responsible to pursue and investigate solutions with key cross-functional areas (Integrated Planning, Procurement Packaging, BU SC, Sales, Marketing & RQNT) to capacity and financial questions in order to meet top line and future innovation business requirements
Lead & Participate – You will provide regular updates during weekly and monthly meetings across business units and across levels for the N&I category. You will participate in Transformation Projects with a continuous improvement mindset to identify new ways of working.
Cross-functional Collaboration – Foster and develop a strong working relationships with key cross-functional working areas to ensure business unit needs are taken into consideration
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
Bachelor’s degree or international equivalent or related years of work experience
Extensive business experience including several years logistics management and manufacturing experience in packaged goods industry; thorough knowledge of Innovation process, Manufacturing, Comanufacturing and Co-Packing operations
Demonstrated excellent analytical, organizational, interpersonal, communication, presentation, coaching, leadership and ability to influence without authority
Project Management experience and Financial skills are essential to effectively organize strategies, processes and people
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Engineering degree preferred
Able to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities from multiple sources at any given time
Must have ability to interact with all areas and levels of the organization and understand their impact on overall company performance.
It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on the links below:
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THE FINER PRINT
The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.
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