Full Job Description
Kraft Heinz, The Company
As one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies, we are proud to spark joy around mealtimes with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands. Some are iconic master brands like Heinz, Kraft and Planters. Others are fast growing new sensations that defy status quo like DEVOUR and Primal Kitchen. No matter the brand, we are united under one vision To Be the Best Food Company, Growing a Better World . Bringing this vision to life are our 36,000+ teammates around the world, making food people love.
Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership and commitment with Rise Against Hunger. And we also stand committed to sustainability, and the health of our planet and its people.
Every day, we are transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you’re passionate like us - and ready to create the future, build on a storied legacy, and participate as a conscientious global citizen - there’s one thing to do join us.
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration
We’re not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. It all comes down to the way we empower our people to own their work. It’s true Our employees are our competitive advantage.
As part of the Kraft Heinz family you’re supported to grow and achieve. You’re recognized and rewarded for outstanding performance at every level. You’re given the opportunity to leave your mark and build legacies. But you won’t do it alone. This is where our values and teamwork thrives and collaborative spirit fuels every day.
The Manager Network Design, Logistics - Transformation is a very exciting opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual to be a part of the journey and help influence Kraft Heinz in its transformation goals. The individual will work on a team to design best-in-class end-to-end supply chain strategies utilizing state of the art optimization tools for Kraft Heinz North America. This highly motivated individual will lead and support strategic decision-making by providing analysis and insights to the leadership team and identify critical projects to improve network performance and costs. This is a key role in driving supply chain business results. The individual will identify and act on inefficiencies and in building cross functional relationships with teams across the operations functions.
Support & Lead design, execution and validation of Optimization Software (Llamasoft Supply Chain and Data Guru models) to deliver a pipeline of projects for the North American Operations team
Support & Lead internal teams on daily & weekly basis to evaluate network studies and generate viable strategic projects for the business
Work on a high visibility cross functional team, interacting on regular basis with various operations teams (Manufacturing, Transportation, Warehousing, Finance, Supply & Demand Planning as well as Business Development)
Support weekly and monthly project status updates and strategic sessions with Leadership
Serve as Center of Excellence for data sources, network knowledge and various associated tools
Ability to identify data requirements, necessary supporting analyses and formulate strategies and solutions that yield value for project success
Searching for and integrating new data (both internal and external) that improves visibility (and ultimately decisions)
Bachelors Degree + 4 years of experience or Masters Degree + 3 years of experience
Degree in Industrial Engineering / Manufacturing
Full-time experience in the field of Supply chain planning /forecasting / inventory management
1+ years of experience directly leading a team of 3+ members
Strong analytics & visualization experience with tools such as Tableau, Alteryx, SQL Server
Highly motivated, self-starter that is well organized and needs minimal supervision
Ability to learn quickly and apply technical skills in a fast-paced environment with constantly changing priorities
Familiarity / Modelling experience with Llamasoft Supply Chain Guru & Data Guru preferred
Python / R & VBA experience preferred
Snowflake / Azure experience preferred
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Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity