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.

LEAD WITH US

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 Technical Packaging Manager in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

As a Senior Technical Packaging Manager you will drive incremental net sales for Kellogg North America through Packaging Innovation launches. You will lead a group of 10+ external resources in delivering more than $1B in GSV for the Kellogg Company. You will be driving results in a dynamic role where strategy development, process improvement and prioritization will require strong influencing skills and a high level of collaboration with all functions. Given the breadth of this role you will have an opportunity to apply your broad knowledge of food and packaging formats.

Our team members love the challenge of being technical experts and industry leaders as they provide world-class solutions that deliver the quality products our customers and consumers expect. Engage with us as you explore different technical competencies and enrich yourself as you work for a company that delights the world through foods and brands that matter so families can flourish and thrive.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Leading a team - of 10 or more external resources to deliver upwards of 400 packaging work requests or PWR’s: requests that require new packaging structure for existing foods, you will develop and implement PWR packaging strategies based on business strategy, consumer needs, competitive set and supply chain requirements.

  • Engage in the cross functional PWR strategy – you will take an active part in team meetings, and prioritize and assign all requests promptly within aggressive timing requirements.

  • Efficiency and Collaboration - You will drive resource efficiency by collaborating with other category Packaging leads and cross functional partners, as well as have accountability for budget management.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • A proven track record of packaging innovation commercialization.

  • If you have the courage to challenge a design request and the creativity to design an improvement that better meets customer or consumer needs, this is the right role for you!

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Packaging, Engineering or related field with significant experience will provide the foundation for your impact in the role.

  • Your impressive leadership, cost consciousness, communication skills, and diplomacy will promote good relations with all facets of management and other technical and scientific disciplines in the effective execution of projects to accomplish Corporate and Area objectives and demanding schedules.

  • Your Project Management, Planning, Communication and Technical Packaging Expertise are key to the success in this role.

Bonus Points:

  • You will be a key member of the commercial team delivering on customer needs, so having experience with direct customer interface is a big bonus. There is no better way to impact the business than directly influencing your customer with alignment from your Kellogg teammates!

  • If you have a passion for building effective teams and driving engagement you have the opportunity grow in this role.

WHAT’S NEXT

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/

Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/

THE FINER PRINT

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/web/media/resourcesContents/E-VerifyParticipationPoster_ES.pdf .

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Technical Packaging Manager

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: RES000924

Job Function: Research and Development

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: May 5, 2019, 9:29:00 AM

Relocation Assistance: Yes

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