Kellogg Technology Specialist - Global Procurement in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Grow with us as a Technology Specialist for the Kellogg Company! Lead with us as you manage the development, implementation and refinement of procurement technologies within the procurement organization. You will work closely with strategic and procurement operations teams to develop and institutionalize consistent shared, and accurate technology tools. While you are at it you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. And together we’ll shape a stronger future for our company and your career.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

In your role as a Technology Specialist at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

  • Developing and driving execution of new technology initiatives (e.g. Hyperion, MRP, SAP, etc)

  • Ensuring smooth implementation of procurement technologies within procurement organization

  • Creating and driving company-wide training, implementation, and management of technology initiatives

  • Working as part of an analyst team for tracking data around compliance and category spend

  • Prioritizing and pursuing opportunities for greater customer supplier utilization and PO compliance

  • Providing technical support and training new employees on IT tools and processes

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Purchasing, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:

Required:

  • Extensive related experience

  • Project management experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to influence behavior at all levels of an organization

  • Strong analytical skills

Preferred:

  • Bachelors degree in a related field

  • Knowledge of Procurement SAP

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

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.

Title: Technology Specialist - Global Procurement

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: PRO000036

Job Function: Procurement

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 14, 2017, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No