Kellogg Strategic Change Management – Global Information Technology in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join our dynamic, progressive team of strategic change management professionals in an IT environment where you can learn and grow, and create innovative change solutions to help our business flourish. As a team member, you will be an important part of a rich heritage that has grown from a small family business to a global organization with a presence in more than 180 countries.

At the Kellogg Company, technology is at the heart of how we market, sell and manufacture our well-known and beloved brands to consumers around the world. And supporting our enterprise-wide technology strategy is our Strategic Change Management Center of Excellence (CoE) team.

We have an opportunity for a Strategic Change Management – Senior IT Business Analyst – in Battle Creek, MI. Grow with us as you work with a progressive, dynamic group of IT professionals.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

In your role as a Strategic Change Management – Senior IT Business Analyst you will help the Kellogg Company to continue to grow our business and build our long-term success:

  • Primary focus will be to create and implement effective, simplified and consistent change management processes within IT and to Kellogg stakeholder audiences

  • Apply a structured methodology to create actionable deliverables such as stakeholder analysis, change assessment, communications plan, training plan, and business readiness plan

  • Partner with leadership to ensure change management, communication, and training capabilities are provided consistently and efficiently for high priority projects within IT

  • Provide the IT function with strategic counsel and perspective that result in effective communication and change management systems, processes and plans for the business to achieve desired business goals

  • Provide thought leadership on organization readiness activities required to support large-scale change within an organization, leveraging industry standard methodology to ensure successful planning and delivery

  • Create and deliver end user-facing deliverables, such as communication plans and tactics, engagement events and activities, and training materials to drive employee adoption

  • Conduct stakeholder analysis to understand level of support concerning change and level of change readiness associated with key IT projects and initiatives

  • Be a recognized change expert within the organization; maintain a solid understanding of the industry, incorporating best practices as they emerge

  • Define and execute plans to measure effectiveness of change management initiatives and integrate continuous improvement opportunities

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

At Kellogg Company, we recruit the best people to help grow our business and build on our success. To be considered for this position you must be able to demonstrate the following:

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED and extensive related work experience

  • Requires team leadership skills, experience/in-depth knowledge of business operations and IT processes

  • Extensive relevant technical and business work experience

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

  • Experience with organizational change management

Preferred:

  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations or related field

  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences

  • Demonstrated conflict resolution, negotiating and influencing skills

  • Acute business acumen and understanding of organizational issues and challenges

  • Forward looking with a holistic approach

  • Flexible and adaptable; able to work in ambiguous situations

  • Proven success working with corporate senior leadership teams

  • Knowledge of IT work processes strongly desired

  • Knowledge of SharePoint

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

The hiring manager for this role is Terri Valesares.

Travel expected 25%.

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.

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.

Title: Strategic Change Management – Global Information Technology

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: INF000932

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 1, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No