Kellogg Lead IT Operations Analyst - SAP Vendor Management in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join our dynamic, progressive team of IT professionals in an environment where you can learn, grow, and create innovative technology solutions to help our business flourish. Become a part of our rich heritage that has grown from a small family business to a global organization with a presence in over 180 countries.

At the heart of the Kellogg Company is technology — a key enabler of how we market, sell and manufacture our well-known and beloved brands to consumers around the globe.

We have an opening for you to grow with us as a Lead IT Operations Analyst – Global Business Services (GBS) SAP in our Battle Creek, MI location. This critical role will have accountability to guide SAP Support work working with our Managed Service Provider (MSP), and with members of the business and broader IT organization. You will work with our vendor, ensuring delivery, solutions and customer satisfaction levels are within specified Service Level Agreements, financial parameters, and business models.


Collaborate with us :

  • Participating in early project engagement activities where SAP is involved

  • Establish and drive enhancement prioritization across multiple business functions

  • Aligning to enterprise and team standards for monitoring production, outputs, and services.

  • Ensuring SLAs and other quality metrics are met

  • Escalating and communicating issues when necessary

Lead with us :

  • Adhering to all policies, procedures and standards (including platform security, change management, and audit processes)

  • Partnering with the business, vendors, and other IT teams to ensure quality service

  • Regular weekly reviews with MSP providers and regional leads


Required Skills :

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Broad technical knowledge of Enterprise SAP to guide decision making, enhancement requests and ensure sustainment activities.

  • Extensive reporting and analytical skills.

  • Excellent communication skills, spanning written, verbal, and presentation areas

  • Demonstrated ability to identify, analyze, communicate and resolve issues

  • Experience working both independently and as part of a team

  • Strong interpersonal skills for great relationships within IT and business teams

  • Experience managing IT Vendors

Bonus Points :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Related field

  • Experience working in a global IT organization

  • Experience working with formal project management methodologies or ITIL


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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 for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Lead IT Operations Analyst - SAP Vendor Management

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: INF001139

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jul 13, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No