Kellogg Kellogg USA Brand Design Leader in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Are you looking to use your creativity and innovation to play a key role in advancing one of our market-leading brands? Grow with us as a member of the Kellogg Brand Design team. Lead with us as you keep our marketing cutting edge and our consumers excited. The passion and dedication our people put into the marketing of our brands is one of the things that makes Kellogg Company great! Enrich yourself as you work for a company that values your talents and delights the world through foods and brands that matter!

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

In your role as a Brand Design Leader at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

  • Leading Brand and package design for key Kellogg US brands to create compelling and connected experiences and preference for our brands

  • Partnering with Brand, Innovation, Insights, Sales and Integrated Marketing as you lead initiatives to improve creative excellence, design strategy, consumer motivation, impact and Holistic Brand Expression.

  • Engaging and influencing senior management and cross functional partners.

  • Authoring or critically reviewing design briefs, strategically selecting design agencies and shepherding designs to market.

  • Leading and directing photo shoots on behalf of Kellogg’s to guide excellence in food appeal

  • Leveraging capabilities of key agencies and providing ongoing assessment of agency performance

  • Setting and managing design budgets

  • Supporting Global package design initiatives and leading adaptation and implementation for US market across channels.

  • Developing and Leveraging best practices to deliver “best in class” Design across the Kellogg world

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Brand Design, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:

Required:

  • BA/BS Degree

  • Design management background via major CPG and/or agency experience

  • Ability to imagine and express ideas in a way that appeals to all the senses while delivering a complete experience that builds the brand

  • Ability to see opportunities and situations differently. Observe intensely, prototype to make physical new experiences and create obvious solutions through non-obvious connections

  • Ability to personally connect with consumers in an emotional and tangible way. Understand the consumer as an individual and transform the brand’s equities into delightful experiences that consumers love beyond reason

  • Ability to articulate and demonstrate the value of Design in context of the business, clearly understand the key metrics that drive the business and the brand

  • Ability to bring teams together, foster multi-disciplinary collaboration and deliver world class design

  • Proficiency in PowerPoint, Excel and Word

  • Ability to communicate effectively with differing management levels, both in writing and verbally

Preferred

  • Graphic Arts / Design Degree

  • Food and beverage design experience

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

  • The ability to travel up to 30% of the time

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

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, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

Title: Kellogg USA Brand Design Leader

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: MAR001504

Job Function: Marketing

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Sep 6, 2017, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes