Kellogg Senior Manager, Customer Activation in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Advance your career as a Senior Manager Customer Activation. Here at Kellogg we care about and celebrate your success. In this exciting role, you will work with a progressive, dynamic group of professionals. Putting your leadership skills to work you will facilitate field sales effectiveness and drive change —all while building your expertise and network.

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

  • Project Management - Leading key Kellogg USA multifunctional projects, you will drive achievement of Sales and Business Unit objectives. You will charter new projects as need dictates.

  • Field Sales Collaboration – Serving as a liaison between field sales functions and headquarter partners you will provide a better understanding of mutual needs. You will provide leadership that delivers upon Field Sales and customer needs.

  • Sales Execution – You will drive an end-end planning mindset with the Business Units. Representing field sales you will work to ensure that all headquarter driven policies and programs are executable with our customers. Ensuring delivery of comprehensive Business Unit plans to the field via the Customer Business Plan and other methods will be an important piece of your responsibility.

  • Internal Alignment – Collaborating across channels and functions you will work to ensure a focused delivery of Kellogg objectives and priorities. Ensuring proper engagement of key stakeholders for alignment towards common goals will be key to your success.

  • Communication - Aligning communication processes across business units and functions is imperative in providing clear and concise direction and messaging to Field Sales. You will provide continuous process improvement for consistent and effective communication both internally and externally.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • Significant Customer Sales and/or Customer Marketing experience

  • High school diploma/GED

  • Ability to manage multiple projects with varying deadlines

  • Strong organization

  • Excellent presentation, written, and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office applications

  • The ability to work and drive alignment across multiple teams and functions

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience utilizing SAP, Business Warehouse, and Nielson data

WHAT’S NEXT

A flexible work schedule and the ability to travel up to 10% 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/

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: Senior Manager, Customer Activation

Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: SAL009076

Job Function: Sales and Category Management

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 27, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: Yes