Kellogg Operational Excellence Specialist, Invoice to Cash in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan
In the role of Operational Excellence Specialist, Invoice to Cash you will be a key part of the Kellogg Company’s success. Working as part of the great Kellogg community at our Global Business Services (GBS) location, you will drive operational effectiveness within the invoice to cash (ITC) process by identifying areas for improvement and standardization. At GBS, our focus in on improving processes, saving the company time and money, and supporting Kellogg North America! Plan on getting recognized and rewarded for your hard work. With multiple work streams and teams to collaborate with and learn about - your opportunity for growth is endless!
At Kellogg, you will have the opportunity to be involved in much more than your day-to-day responsibilities. Our culture is full of fun, flexibility, and teams that are playing to win! Get involved with Diversity & Inclusion groups, enjoy free snacks and cereal and take advantage of our game room during morning or afternoon breaks. Work collaboratively with your team in our open-concept office environment. You'll also have free access to an exercise room!
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Setting the Strategy and Driving Execution – As the ITC executional expert, you’ll play an integral part in the development of policies and procedures that support improved interaction between all stakeholders, creating a linkage between and across functions, to drive GBS strategy for ITC processes. You’ll also identify effectiveness and efficiency opportunities centered around compliance, reporting, capability building, business partnering and overall technical expertise. Does this firm focus on strategy and execution bring out the Tiger in you?!
Collaboration is Key – With an owner’s mindset, you’ll collaborate with key business partners to bring awareness to customer trends, and proactively work with the team to identify and improve our ITC control environment, minimizing risk. You’ll also join forces with key business partners to execute strategies to maximize revenue and cash flow. Our team is continually moving towards progress.
Customer Service and Communication – Two scoops of Customer Service and a bowl full of Communication will help you be successful in this role. We’re looking to you to ensure a strong and consistent customer experience is delivered to ITC’s internal customers. Our success is shaped by you.
Insights and Analysis – Got an idea?! We’d love to hear it! We are always looking to identify opportunities to maximize technology and drive data compliance, in addition to driving improved business performance and efficiency through data analysis and interpretation of insights. Your insights will help shape tomorrow.
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Finance, Accounting or related field; +3 years related experience; OR 10 years in-depth experience in Invoice to Cash processes
Expertise knowledge of Invoice to Cash processes
Computer skills, including experience with ERP systems, MS Office
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience using analytics and critical thinking skills to develop strategies and recommend appropriate business controls to remediate risk
Ability to identify and communicate key business opportunities through data analysis, creating impactful visual representations of data
Ability to influence across the organization
Attention to detail and ability to hold others accountable without direct supervision
Experience working in a shared services, process driven or service center environment
Awareness of Six Sigma practices and change management
Proficiency with ERP systems such as SAP
Proficiency Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint, Access and deep Excel skills
Sense of urgency and ability to work in a team environment
Ability to manage conflicting priorities
Excellent time management skills
+5 years of related work/leadership experience
Experience in audit role, internal or external to Kellogg Company
Training and certification in Six Sigma or LEAN, or similar quality management experience
Processed and packaged Foods industry experience
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:
KelloggK-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html
NewHire 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.
Title: Operational Excellence Specialist, Invoice to Cash
Location: USA-MI-Grand Rapids
Requisition ID: ORD000489
Job Function: Order Management
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Sep 8, 2019, 10:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance: No