Global Continuous Improvement Lead (fixed term contract)

Employer: Kellogg Company
Domain:
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Management - Consulting
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Manager
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 29.09.2020
    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

    Grow with us as you develop continuous improvement projects that deliver efficiency and effectiveness savings and/or improve customer experience within Finance tower. 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 shape a stronger future for our company and your career. Are you ready to grow your career? Apply today!

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    Job Description - Global Continuous Improvement Lead (fixed term contract) (FIN003836)

    Kellogg - Grow With Us

    Global Continuous Improvement Lead (fixed term contract)-FIN003836
    Grow with us as you develop continuous improvement projects that deliver efficiency and effectiveness savings and/or improve customer experience within Finance tower. 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 shape a stronger future for our company and your career. Are you ready to grow your career? Apply today!

    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    In your role as Global Continuous Improvement Lead at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

    Investigating, analysing, and documenting the current state of business processes
    Leveraging Lean Six Sigma tools and methodology as applicable
    Recommending improvements to existing processes and identifying areas of non-value waste
    Driving highly efficient processes and procedures
    Providing progress reports and/or briefings on a regular basis to applicable stakeholders
    Identifying, prioritizing and executing initiatives aimed at improving GBS process efficiency, effectiveness and/or user experience
    Contributing to a team environment that is focused on high performance and operational excellence

    WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

    Required:

    - 3+ years experience in data driven environment
    - Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    - Proven collaboration skills. Ability to build consensus and strong commitment from others
    - Demonstrated problem solving skills
    - Sense of urgency and ownership of resolution, meeting established performance objectives and customer commitments
    - Strong collaboration skills and ability to partner with key internal/external customer to drive change & continuous improvement
    - Solid time management skills
    - Ability to manage multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities and specific time constraint

    Preferred:

    - Prior experience in a continuous improvement or business process improvement role;
    - Lean Six Sigma certification or practical experience
    - Experience working for a multinational organization and working with colleagues in other locations as well as international locations.

    Responsibilities

    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    In your role as Global Continuous Improvement Lead at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

    - Investigating, analysing, and documenting the current state of business processes
    - Leveraging Lean Six Sigma tools and methodology as applicable
    - Recommending improvements to existing processes and identifying areas of non-value waste
    - Driving highly efficient processes and procedures
    - Providing progress reports and/or briefings on a regular basis to applicable stakeholders
    - Identifying, prioritizing and executing initiatives aimed at improving GBS process efficiency, effectiveness and/or user experience
    - Contributing to a team environment that is focused on high performance and operational excellence

    Other info

    WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

    This is a 6 months fixed-term position.

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

    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.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, 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.