Kellogg Sr. Manager, Portfolio Marketing in ELMHURST, Illinois

As a Portfolio Manager, you will lead all marketing for a specific portfolio of gr-r-reat consumer loved brands. You will have profit & loss (P&L) accountability for the categories you manage, including the development of long-term strategic plans including innovation, annual financial & strategic business plans, and pricing architecture.

Want to know more about our Specialty Business? At Kellogg, the U.S. Specialty channel business means we focus on products that are sold in non-grocery-store venues like convenience stores, cafeterias, college campuses and such. You’ll have the opportunity to represent some of Kellogg’s top brands: Pop-Tarts, Pringles and Cheez-Its, Eggo and MorningStar Farms!

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

  • Insights – You will leverage consumer, customer and category insights to develop portfolio strategies that meet the needs of customers and consumers, while maximizing brand exposure and profitability for Kellogg’s.

  • Business plans, budgets and more! – In this role you will develop an annual brand, product and category business plans. You will prepare the initial annual volume build and category bridge plan for the budget process. You will manage category Profit and Loss Statements (P&L) with attention to maximizing net sales and operating profit contributions.

  • Driver of Change – You’ll oversee SKU management activities for portfolio, including recommendation innovation, packaging improvement, rationalization and margin improvement opportunities along with driving brand and product prioritization.

  • Product Launches and Commercialization – Excited so far? Great, in this role you will act as a marketing lead for new product launches and commercialization plans, including participating in the innovation development process and work cross-functionally to align on the marketing plan and develop necessary sales materials and support.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Previous experience in marketing

  • Strong financial and strategic acumen, including P&L management

Bonus Points:

  • Do you have a MBA, Masters or International equivalent? Let’s put it to use!

  • Experience with B-B channel marketing

  • Previous product or portfolio management

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

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/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Sr. Manager, Portfolio Marketing

Location: USA-IL-Elmhurst

Requisition ID: MAR001956

Job Function: Marketing

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Oct 19, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No