Kellogg Associate Director, Global Pringles Innovation in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan
Achieve your potential at Kellogg Company through providing leadership to drive growth globally through innovation across both developed and emerging markets for our one of our most beloved brands – Pringles.
Your pride in setting the vision of a brand and developing an aspirational yet realistic innovation path that fuels us for growth, will make you a great fit for our company and is a key ingredient to your success. If this sounds like you, we invite you to come join us.
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Leading Pringles’ – you’ll use your strategic growth ambitions through innovation & geographic expansion, setting innovation strategy & architecture as well as brand guardrails; influencing and shaping the global innovation pipeline, calendar and capital investment decisions behind the brand
Global Innovation Strategy – accomplished by identifying the brand role within the category; forces & trends that will shape category growth and strategic choices based on right to win to realize value growth & share ambition and by helping drive global innovation priorities across regions
Global Brand Stewardship - supply chain will need your expertise by helping prioritize and guide capital investment decisions that enable geographic expansion; product & packaging innovation within salty as well as brand stretch beyond salty
Inspire and Influence - oversee regional marketing leads and external agency partners & suppliers through an ambitious innovation agenda and aligned forward looking food story & guardrails
Emerging Markets - you'll be doing this through insight based distinctive & ownable propositions that make Pringles more accessible while maintaining its premium proposition
Pringles as the Future - having food & packaging that are right for the times and in line with consumer; regulatory & environmental trends
Effective Agency Relationships - building new partnerships and business models and effectively managing brand resources to maximize value delivered back to the regions & business. Delivering key performance milestones and monitor agency performance upon agreed goals and deliverables
Leading through Thought-Leadership - strengthen and enhance current global platforms or future initiatives, and effectively champion and communicate to the global teams and regional leaders; leveraging analytics, trend reports, talented partners etc.
Facilitation - you'll share & implement re-application of innovation programs by establishing global ‘best practices’
Influencing - gaining senior alignment on all strategies and initiatives
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
Extensive years of brand/ innovation/ consulting experience
Strong leadership skills with experience in a supervisory role
Proven collaboration skills with the ability to influence in a highly matrixed set up & at all levels of the organization
Masters (MBA) or post grad degree
Experience that includes proven success across multiple brand
Experience in the CPG industry
Diverse cross category experience, previous roles on client, brand consultancies & innovation agencies sides
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 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
Travel for this role is approximately 15%
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 for English or this Link for Spanish.
GROW With Us.
Title: Associate Director, Global Pringles Innovation
Other Locations: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters
Requisition ID: MAR001823
Job Function: Marketing
Job Type: Executive
Closing Date: Ongoing
Relocation Assistance: Yes