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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.
Responsible for deployment of Kraft Heinz internal systems and capabilities related to IBP and Demand Planning.
Acts as a functional SME to business related to IBP/DP applications and integrations.
Develop project plans and staffing requirements for IBP/DP project activities
Manages the gathering, definition and sign-off of functional requirements for IBP/DP projects
Reviews functional specifications and business requirements for completeness, accuracy and feasibility to meet business needs
Works with a team of technical resources (internal and external), architects and with the business to deliver systems that support the business needs
Supports system upgrades and technology implementations when required
Provides guidance to leadership on IBP/DP related application functions
Ensures end user training and experience meets business requirements
Partners with key business users and with deployment teams to define and deliver high impact initiatives including initial deployment of the template to those parts of the business yet to receive it
Maintains an active relationship with the business leadership to report progress and to understand business imperatives
6+ years of IS experience, ideally in the Demand/Supply Planning application space, Technical background preferred
Bachelor’s Degree is required
Experience with demand planning applications such as SAP APO, JDA, or o9
Project Management experience
Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment with both local and remote teams.
Experienced with project management methodologies and tools.
Solid blend of business and technical capabilities, business operating models and underlying technical architecture
Good problem solving/analysis skills
Strong communication skills
Self-motivated, quick and assertive
Extremely detailed oriented and organized
Exceptional time management skills
Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision both written and verbally
Positive attitude with the ability to work across different business stakeholder and technical teams to accomplish complex tasks
Ability to travel globally, travel is a normal part of this position (~25%)
Kraft Heinz is an EO employer – Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled and other protected categories
Chicago/Aon Center, Employee's Home - National
Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity