Capacity Specialist

Employer: Kellogg Company
Domain:
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 16.06.2019
    Short company description

    At Kellogg Company we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

    Our Vision is to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter.
    Driven by our consumers, this is what we aspire to become and want to be on our best day.

    Our Purpose is nourishing families so they can flourish and thrive.
    This is why Kellogg exists, the role we play in the world and how we deliver our Vision.

    Our company is a place where innovation lives on, where we never stop learning and where we’re excited about tomorrow. In 2014, we started an exciting transformation journey towards Global Business Services. GBS is a new global function at Kellogg that is helping to drive growth by simplifying work and innovating processes so that our team worldwide can focus on making and selling great food.

    Our GBS Service Centre for Europe is located at Floreasca Business Centre (adjacent to Aurel Vlaicu Metro) and now we want you to join us as we continue our growth in Romania. Be part of a dynamic team, with career progression opportunities.

    Requirements

    At Kellogg's we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

    Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going - made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day, by putting people first in everything we do.

    Operating in more than 180 countries, across 6 continents, with dedication and passion from each and every one of our 30,000 employees, we are extremely proud of our ever growing portfolio of over 1,600 food products, which include iconic brands such as Pringles, Frosties, Special K and Corn Flakes.

    Our company is a place where innovation lives on, where we never stop learning and where we’re excited about tomorrow. It is this belief that brings us together and sets us apart.

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

    Business partnering with multiple stakeholders (Categories, internal and external manufacturing teams, Warehouses, Clusters, and GBS teams) to analyze supply risks within the network (production and distribution) and to propose operational and financial solutions to maximize service levels whilst optimizing the cost profile.

    · Serves as single point of contact and key interface between Supply Planning and manufacturing to deliver the short-term planning cycle at the agreed targets.

    · Proactively work to analyze current and potential Supply Risks on specific manufacturing platforms

    · Develop and coordinate actions plans with key stakeholders to ensure the right mitigation options are made visible. E.g. Recommending changes to production schedules)

    · Represents the Supply Planning team on daily, weekly and monthly governance calls where options and recommendations need to be clearly presented with all the facts to ensure efficient decision making

    · Coordinating cross-functional/geographical teams to ensure the issues are known, and possible options to mitigate are understood with all the impacts to help make the correct decision.

    · Lead/contribute to building processes and procedures between cross-functional teams in order to improve E2E Supply Chain processes.

    Responsibilities

    YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

    Degree in Engineering, Business Administration or Supply Chain, Economics or Finance (Required); Proficiency in project management (Preferred)
    Expertise in integrated supply chain, capacity management (Required)
    Experience in supply planning or production scheduling (Required)
    Proficiency with ERP systems (e.g. SAP/ APO / BW) and Microsoft Office (Required)
    Language Skills: English (Required); Second European Language (Preferred)
    Strong communication, collaboration and stakeholder management skills (Required); Ability to anticipate and proactively solve issues.
    International exposure (Required)
    FMCG industry experience (Preferred)

    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.

    THE FINER PRINT

    Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

    If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact European.Recruitment @kellogg.com

    Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

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    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, trans identity, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.