Kellogg Sr. Manager Shopper Marketing, Club Channel in ROGERS, Arkansas
Kellogg Company is the place where you can grow. Where we can each achieve more for ourselves, with a boundless career that shapes the future. Where we can be more for the lives of others, sharing the benefits of good food.
Provide leadership for the Club Channel business unit across customer teams to develop customer-specific, insight-based shopper solutions that deliver the annual business and brand plans. Set the overall Shopper Marketing Strategy for Club Channel and then set the annual plan by Customer. Develop a deep understanding of how club shoppers behave in different channels, formats and specific customers and leveraging this intelligence to the benefit of the brand, the shopper and the retailer.
While you are at it you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. And together we’ll build a stronger future for our company and your career.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
In your role as a Shopper Marketing Senior Manager, Club Channel at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:
Serving as the liaison with the Field Account Teams, the Field Shopper Marketing resources, and the Club Customer Marketing, Promotions, Marketing and Finance teams
Bringing shopper and customer understanding to life: Internalizing core consumer & shopper understanding and translating them into stronger, more impactful ideas and commercial programs that drive shopper decide conversion
Advocating for shopper initiatives that drive category growth by understanding brand vision and positioning, innovation and new product development initiatives, and promotional plans
Guiding the organization to choose actions that support the brand’s promise, brand equity, and brand health in context of the customer’s business model
Bringing distinctive Shopper Marketing competencies to the customer. Leading strategic dialogue with customer(s) to drive longer term, strategic growth plan. Engaging regional sales teams to assure collaborative, fully integrated business management
Managing the Shopper Marketing budget and Agency. Leading the annual process of zero-based budgeting, leading the cross-functional Shopper Marketing Committee, and ensuring adherence to intent and process
Ensuring execution of shopper activities per plan. Actively working to embed the change and drive continuous improvement
WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Shopper Marketing to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:
Significant sales and/or brand marketing, customer marketing, shopper marketing, market research, shopper insights and/or Category Management experience
CPG brand marketing or some combination of brand or shopper marketing, and market research, category management
Previous project management experience including cross functionally projects
Strong strategic, conceptual thinking, financial, analytical, drive for results, selling and negotiating skills
Strong project, budget, and agency management skills and experience
Strong leadership skills
MBA in Marketing
Experience in a Sales environment (customer/shopper marketing and/or direct sales experience
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
This role incorporates the entire Kellogg’s portfolio into key shopper marketing strategies.
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.
Title: Sr. Manager Shopper Marketing, Club Channel
Requisition ID: MAR001729
Job Function: Marketing
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Apr 11, 2018, 10:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance: No