Kellogg Co-manufacturing Manager & Supply Chain Business Partner - ANZ in BOTANY, Australia

GROW WITH US as a Co-manufacturing Manager and Supply Chain Business Partner for our ANZ operations. In this role you will be responsible for leading and managing all Co-manufacturing and Co-packing operations in order to support the ANZ business strategy and objectives. This role will also be the Supply Chain Business Partner for the Commercial functions of Marketing, Innovation and Sales.

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

In your role, you will be part of our success by:

  • Developing & implementing Co-manufacturing strategies & plans to support business needs & objectives.

  • Using your experience & knowledge of co-manufacturing networks to identify innovative co-man partners that will enable the business to deliver against the innovation agenda.

  • Proactively & effectively managing the relationships between Kellogg’s & Co-manufacturers/Co-packing partners.

  • Using your sound judgement & analysis skills to assess risks & impacts before making decisions.

  • Being the Supply Chain point of contact for the commercial & innovation teams, providing innovative solutions to adapt our Co-manufacturing operations.

  • Working closely with the legal & procurement teams during contractual negotiations.

  • Ensuring Co-manufacturers/Co-packers deliver the expected service & leverage cost reduction and product quality improvement opportunities.

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in the role, you must be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Tertiary qualifications with significant business experience in Supply Chain Management & Project Management.

  • Knowledge and experience in identifying and managing food Co-manufacturing relationships.

  • Astute negotiation & contract management skills.

  • Strong communicator & business acumen.

  • Excellent stakeholder relationship skills both internally & externally.

  • Proactivity & creativity in delivering continuous improvement opportunities.

  • Solid understanding of the Supply Chain/Manufacturing environment.

WHA T ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

You must have the ability to work in a fast moving and changing environment. Some work pressures may require extended hours and flexibility outside of business hours in line with manufacturing rosters and/or deadlines. You must also have the flexibility to travel on a semi-frequent basis.

If you have the drive and ambition to succeed in the dynamic FMCG industry, possess a commitment to delivering the results, this could be the role for you.

In return, we will offer you a dynamic working environment, great supportive company culture and a fantastic mix of challenging and diverse work.

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

Title: Co-manufacturing Manager & Supply Chain Business Partner - ANZ

Location: AU-NSW-Botany

Requisition ID: LOG002368

Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Sep 6, 2017, 8:59:00 AM

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