Kellogg Revenue Growth Manager in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Do you have knack for understanding the key drivers of trade promotion effectiveness and efficiency? Advance your career as Revenue Growth Manager (RGM) supporting our Ready to Eat Cereal (RTEC) business. Trade promotion is typically the 2nd largest line item for most CPG companies and as a global leader, we know how important it is to have our finger on the pulse. In this role you will utilize your analytical expertise and knowledge to solve business questions related to Price, Promotion and Trade Optimization. Integrating analytics and business intelligence you will influence decision making and help drive long-term strategy for the RTEC category.

At Kellogg we are passionate about our brands, business and our outstanding food. Are you ready to leave your footprint (Or as Tony would say paw print) with an industry leader?

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

  • Price / Promotion Insights – Building and delivering price & promotion insights you will work to develop best practices. Leveraging price and promotion tools (KPEL, price elasticity & custom models, etc.) you will use these resources to answer business questions and build efficient pricing and promotion strategies. Balancing pricing and trade investment, your goal is to optimize net sales and profit.

  • Business Analytics – Your analytical mindset will serve you well as you provide insights and analytics for Price Pack Architecture (PPA). You will examine the impact of consumer and macro-economic trends on price, promotions and trade, sharing key insights with the Customer Strategy team for deployment to our retail teams.

  • Budgeting – Partnering with the RTEC RGM and finance leads, you will contribute to the development of annual channel budgeting of Net Sales Volume, Trade and Sales Contribution Margin. You’ll also assist in the development of PPA, pricing and promotional strategies and guardrails and work closely with Trade Strategy on review and approval of activity outside budget or guidelines.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma / GED

  • Experience applying analytical tools to business problems

  • Ability to understand and explain complex methodologies and outcomes in ways customers can apply

  • Demonstrated ability to build trusted relationships with all levels of management and employees

  • Strong presentation and communication skills including experience presenting to senior management is required

  • Excellent project and time management skills are essential

  • Expert knowledge of economic/financial concepts (e.g. price elasticity, pricing thresholds, trade rate, net sales, gross profit)

  • Strong understand of Microsoft Office (Power Point and Excel)

  • Strong understanding of POS data (Nielsen/IRI/etc.)

Bonus Points:

  • BA/BS degree or Advanced Degree(Masters)

  • Trade Promotion Management (TPM) or Business Warehouse (BW) Systems Experience

  • Experience with Category Management, Sales or Sales enabling functions

  • Experience working in a matrix environment

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel

WHAT’S NEXT

The ideal candidate will reside in the Battle Creek, MI area and will work daily from our local office location.

A flexible work schedule and the ability to travel 5% of the time

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/

  • Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.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/web/media/resourcesContents/E-VerifyParticipationPoster_ES.pdf .

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Revenue Growth Manager

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: SAL009947

Job Function: Sales and Category Management

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Mar 8, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes