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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 Director, Brand Marketing in CHICAGO, Illinois

Go beyond your potential at Kellogg Company as a Senior Director, Brand Marketing for some of our most iconic wholesome cereal brands including:

Special K, Raisin Bran, Frosted Mini-Wheats, Cracklin’ Oat Bran, and more.

The individual in this role will be the Category leader and is responsible for the portfolio, channel and brand strategy and commercialization, as well as sustaining the innovation strategy and execution plans.

If you have a passion for inspiring great commercial ideas through strong consumer insight and business understanding, we are looking for you to help enable us to up-our-game in the cereal category. Want to learn more?

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

  • Business Management - You’ll be driving the growth plan for the portfolio including resource allocation, building blocks waterfall development (with cross functional input) and on-going adjustments, budget recommendation and management, financial delivery of total P&L, business analysis in context of competitive environment identifying root cause and driving recommended actions to address issues and capitalize on opportunities, and be a part of key customer interactions as face of the category

  • Innovation and Renovation - You’ll be working with the Innovation group to establish Innovation strategy and partner with the group for commercial execution against all Innovation

  • Activation and Engagement - You’ll be leading commercial/brand Idea development, validation, and qualification, experience plan development, execution and optimization with agency partners across path to purchase (Desire, Decide and Delight)

  • Setting Strategy - You’ll be overseeing the brand strategy (Equity/Architecture/Identity), and collaborating with the strategy and expansion group

  • People Leadership - You’ll be developing marketing as an organizational competency, including the use of consumer insights to drive plans throughout the product lifecycle, participating as a member of the Marketing People Development Committee (PDC), fostering a diverse and inclusive high performing team environment

  • Cross Functional Partnership and Leadership - You’ll be driving the leadership of cross functional activities (e.g., Supply Chain) to achieve financial deliverables aligned to volume to value, as well as being the cross functional leader for the Innovation leadership team

PLEASE NOTE: WE MAY BE OPEN TO WORK LOCATION IF INDIVIDUAL IS ABLE TO TRAVEL WEEKLY TO BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • Extensive years of marketing experience

  • Substantial years of supervisory experience

  • Experience in creating marketing, sales, and communication strategy and plans for a portfolio

  • Experience in experience planning across platforms agency partners that drives in market performance

  • Financial/business acumen

Bonus Points:

  • An MBA or a Master’s degree in marketing, business management, or a related field

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/

THE FINER PRINT

Travel for this role is approximately 20%

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.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Senior Director, Brand Marketing

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Other Locations: USA-IL-Chicago

Requisition ID: MAR002196

Job Function: Marketing

Job Type: Executive

Closing Date: Ongoing

Relocation Assistance: Yes

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