Kellogg Director of IT - Data Strategy & Analytics in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join our dynamic, progressive team of IT professionals in an environment where you can learn, grow, and create innovative technology solutions to help our business flourish. Become a part of our rich heritage that has grown from a small family business to a global organization with a presence in over 180 countries.

At the heart of the Kellogg Company is technology — a key enabler of how we market, sell and manufacture our well-known and beloved brands to consumers around the globe.

We have an opportunity for you to grow with us as a Director of IT – Data Strategy & Analytics in our Oak Brook, IL or Battle Creek, MI location.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

The Director of Data Strategy & Analytics would craft the strategy and vision for Kellogg’s approach to transformative data opportunities. S/he will be responsible for planning, designing, implementing, and managing an integrated data framework for internal as well as external data sources. S/he will ensure that a data-driven culture is integrated within the fabric of the Company’s digital transformation strategy.

Strategic Leadership & Business Partnership : Collaborate with business leaders, domain owners and data scientists to uncover data gaps and identify, refine and size potential growth opportunities with a view to enabling unencumbered access to data for various business and IT stakeholders.

Execution and Delivery: Analyze internal and external data sources – people data, customer data, partner data and contextual data – and direct & guide your team to implement the most effective method for ingestion, harmonization and organization of data streams in Kellogg’s global analytics platform.

Lead and Mentor: As a Director, lead a team of data architects and data engineers and use your influence to drive optimal solutions aligned to your vision and data strategy in the most efficient and cost effective manner. Mentor less-experienced individuals.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma or GED and extensive related experience

  • Extensive related experience in the areas of IT and business, with knowledge of Data Analytics and Strategy

  • Proven experience uncovering insights and understand how to connect disparate data sets.

  • The ability to communicate effectively and succinctly, both verbally and on paper, and with all levels of an organization. Along with a proven track record of engaging, influencing and aligning senior executives.

  • Experience managing teams and building relationships with people at a variety of levels

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field

  • Experience in CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) industry

WHAT’S NEXT

Travel expected up to 30%.

It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

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.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Director of IT - Data Strategy & Analytics

Location: USA-IL-Oak Brook

Other Locations: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: INF001178

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Executive

Closing Date: Sep 1, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes