Full Job Description
The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. While Kraft Heinz is co-headquartered in Chicago and Pittsburgh, our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.
We spark joy around mealtime with our iconic brands, including Kraft, Oscar Mayer, Heinz, Philadelphia, Lunchables, Velveeta, Planters, Maxwell House, Capri Sun, Ore-Ida, Kool-Aid, Jell-O, Primal Kitchen, and Classico, among others.
No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally . Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy & Collaboration
We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day. As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.
Responsible for the management of the Execution within Logistics Operations, focusing on Customer Service Level keeping costs under control.
Lead collaborations with other Operations Functions: Manufacturing, Quality, Procurement, etc.
Develop specific analysis related to inventory pre-built, safety stock levels, warehouse space constraints, transportation lanes bottlenecks, manufacturing line constraints, MRP processes, among others
Analyze structural problems, create and execute action plans to support customer service levels
Work with several cross-functional areas to implement the action plans related the topics above both in the immediate term and in the long term to avoid recurring issues
Map and define specific processes and interfaces for the ERP system’s integration. Improve current processes
Manage adherence to Global Playbooks and develop action plans for any routines that do not meet the requirements
Provide timely updates and analysis to Supply Chain partners to identify scenario planning opportunities.
Coach, motivate, and develop capabilities and execution team members to reach and maximize their full potential and overcome barriers.
Influence and communicate within multiple levels of the organization. Hold complete ownership of inventory and multiple logistics scorecard metrics.
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Logistics, Supply Chain, or similar degree.
Ownership, strong ability to work cross-functionally, strong focus on results, pragmatism
Strong people and process management skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels within the company.
Strong problem solving and collaboration skills
Process design and implementation
+5 years of experience in logistics/supply chain
Excellent organizational and analytical skills with multi-task experience.
Adept with computer software applications.
Excel, Access, Power Point, Word, Project.
Expertise with SAP - APO and ECC and Tableau
Experience with Lean Six Sigma and PDCA theory and implementation.
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Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity