Kellogg Project Manager in BUCHAREST, Romania

At Kellogg's we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going - made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day, by putting people first in everything we do.

Operating in more than 180 countries, across 6 continents, with dedication and passion from each and every one of our 30,000 employees, we are extremely proud of our ever growing portfolio of over 1,600 food products, which include iconic brands such as Pringles, Frosties, Special K and Corn Flakes.

Grow with us as you develop project management that deliver efficiency and effectiveness savings for our service delivery centers. As a Project Manager for our Global Business Service Center, you will lead regional service teams from idea to implementation for moderate to significant continuous improvement initiatives. You will be responsible for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of a project.

You will also lead in the application of Global Business service excellence and six sigma practices and methodologies. You will manage project plans, mitigate risk, and own the validation of project results. While you are at it you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. And together we’ll shape a stronger future for our company and your career. Are you ready to grow your career? Apply today!

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

In your role as Project Manager Improvement at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:

  • Leading cross-functional projects to develop and implement new programs and process improvements, including process transitions

  • Managing projects in accordance with GBS established methodologies

  • Scope multiple parallel projects and set specified timelines for deliverables

  • Managing project schedules, progress and costs to ensure results are delivered on time and within budget

  • Using a rigorous risk identification and mitigation process on an ongoing basis

  • Ensuring that risk related costs are included in project budgets and forecasts

  • Ensuring that risk considerations are incorporated into project schedules

  • Adjusting, update and communicate project plans as needed

  • Working closely with Process Owners to understand business objectives in order to scope projects appropriately

  • Presenting and lead conversations about projects, issues, solutions, and strategy to senior leaders

  • Providing functional expertise to assess potential financial and operational impact of projects or issues

  • Developing & deploy communications and training materials that support project implementation

  • Collaborating with other Continuous Improvement Leaders to share best practices

  • Reporting to all levels of the GBS and Client organization, selecting content and messages depending on audience

  • Compliance with GBS reporting requirements

WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and significant experience in a related field required (cash application, collections)

  • Experience in finance or a related field

  • Language Skills: Advanced English

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint, Access and Excel

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong customer service skills

  • Independent problem solving, negotiation and decision making and time-management skills

  • University Degree or equivalent

  • Experience with SAP ERP system

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment

  • Ability to manage multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities and specific time constraints

  • Experience working in a shared services, process driven or service centre environment

  • Expertise in Order-to-Cash function including best practices, technologies, processes, procedures and tools

  • Experience working for a multinational organization and working with colleagues internationally

Preferred :

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact myhr@kellogg.com .

Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

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The 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: Project Manager

Location: RO-Bucharest-Bucharest

Requisition ID: GLO000592

Job Function: Global Business Services

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 29, 2018, 3:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No