Kellogg Veterans

Veterans Careers at Kellogg Company

You’ve given your time and talent as a military veteran. You’ve demonstrated your commitment to career development with pride and passion during your service years. You’ve seen, heard and had experiences unique to only those who have served their country.

From Plant Operation Supervisors to Senior Financial Analysts, Kellogg offers opportunities for military veterans to grow with us. We are proud of our history of recruiting and developing veterans across the United States and are committed to recruiting and hiring more. We recognize that military-experienced talent bring exceptional and valuable knowledge, skills and experience to our company.

The values that you’ve come to learn and live through your service are similar to our K Values, which describe who we are, what we believe and what brings us together as a global community. Our K Values – integrity, respect, accountability, passion, humility, hunger, simplicity and success - help define what makes our company and our people special and how we all play a unique and critical role in the ongoing success of Kellogg.


W.K. Kellogg saw a better way—shaping our industry through a passion for people, and the goodness of food. And every day, we continue our founder’s legacy of leadership. Together we take the steps that show the way, with a vision for tomorrow and a plan to get there. We encourage you apply for a position that leverages your military experience and invite you to grow and lead with us.

Job Information

Kellogg Senior Supply Planner in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Do you enjoy working with inventory and setting the pace for production schedules? As a Supply Planner at our corporate headquarters in Battle Creek, you will develop production and distribution plans to maintain the optimal divisional and location inventory levels. You’ll also solve for product shortages and collaborate with supply chain partners to drive results – It’s about having an owner’s mindset.

Join us where everything began! This role will be based at the Battle Creek campus’ K2 building, you’ll be interacting with both headquarters and field based stakeholders, including distribution & transportation, manufacturing, demand planning, procurement, sales, and GBS. Your future team value’s hard work, collaboration, and a high energy environment.


· Digginginto the Details – Responsible for developing short terms and long term production schedules across assigned Kellogg facilities and co-mans/co-packs. Managing production and inventory to balance capacity constraints and resolving critical product shortage issues. Communicating exceptions to production plans and reviewing remediation plans with key individuals.

· Supply Chain Expertise Developing inventory and deployment plans, including relevant contingency plans. Maintaining planning system parameters, for example: location of safety stock, economic production quantities, minimum run quantities, transit times, process capacity, packing capacity, shipping constraints, inventory constraints.

· Reporting and Presenting - Perform reporting on products which have excessive finished good inventory levels and monitoring the age of product to minimize write-offs and institute steps to remedy problems. Performing capacity analyses. Conducting presentations to teams, departments, customers, and/or sales teams. Providing timely updates and analysis to Supply Chain partners to identify scenario planning opportunities. Communicating fully with supervisors and others who have a need to know. Be informative without being obtrusive or vexatious. Communicate in a way that is timely, yet prompt; complete, yet concise; candid, yet accurate; and clear, yet responsive.



· Bachelor’s degree in business or related field (IT, Finance, Supply Chain, Statistics) OR High School diploma and consistently demonstrated related

· High proficiency working with SAP or similar database application technology

· Excellent proficiency using Microsoft Excel, Access or similar software

· Detailed understanding of the objectives of the advanced forecasting and planning functions

· Understanding of the supply/demand planning business drivers, organization structures and key metrics

· Strong presentation and influencing skills necessary for communication with Company leadership regarding business.

· Very strong communication skills are essential, and expertise in Microsoft Excel and data manipulation are also critical.

Bonus Points:

· Bachelor's Degree and substantial related work experience.

· APICS Certification

· Experience working with Planning software, Manugistics, SAP/SNP or similar tools


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

· New Hire Benefits Guide at

· Kellogg Stories and News at


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 .

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Supply Planner

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: LOG003500

Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Dec 5, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No