Kellogg Trade Planning Analyst in ELMHURST, Illinois
Are you a strategic thinker? A true leader who prides yourself on strong analysis and sound judgment? Then read on! In this highly visible role as a Trade Planning Analyst ,you are responsible for assisting in the development and execution of the trade strategy and trade effectiveness and efficiency plans required to deliver the net sales and operating profit goals for the Kellogg’s Away From Home/K-12 Business Unit.
Are you ready to grow with Kellogg? Then take your career to the next level with a company who cares about your success. Apply today!
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Analysis and Reporting – You will be responsible for the development and approval of trade dollars and programs as well as reporting and analysis of trade. You will also model trade program scenarios, return on investment analysis and provides recommendations to the Trade Manager and Sales team.
Sales Support and Recommendations – Provide insights by evaluating the financial return, while providing recommendations on all customer pricing, allowance, and trade requests. You’ll also provide guidance and direction to the sales team to ensure trade dollars are driving performance and profitable growth aligned with the strategic business plan.
Strategic Partnerships – Collaborate cross functionally with corporate functional partners to gather necessary documentation required to complete bid submission and comply with specifications. Corporate functions include, but are not limited to, legal, quality, R&D, nutrition, and treasury.
Bid Management – Take ownership by assisting in the management of the Non-Profit and For-Profit bid process to ensure accurate, timely and financially sound pricing decisions and contract pricing integrity. You will also design the training curriculum for the bid process, while facilitating training for the sales team.
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
High school diploma/GED with relevant business experience.
Must have excellent time management and a high degree of organization and analytical skills and attention to detail.
Must demonstrate sound business judgment and confidence.
Must be skilled in computer and software applications, which are critical in order to effectively execute the job, including Excel.
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills to work with all levels of personnel within and outside of the organization.
Experience in SAP/Tibersoft
CPG industry experience
Foodservice bid, sales or customer service experience
It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we would not want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:
Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html
New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/
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.
We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.
Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.
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Title: Trade Planning Analyst
Requisition ID: SAL011013
Job Function: Sales and Category Management
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Feb 8, 2020, 10:59:00 PM