Sr. Director International Snacks Product Development-RES000617
Battle Creek, MI
grow with us as you play an integral part of building our Global Snacks
business as the key commercialization arm of our Category Innovation team
via development and commercialization in our International
markets. Lead with us as you are exposed to a vast array of cultures
and consumers, gaining insights into new products that can be expanded
across the globe. This role provides an excellent opportunity for
exposure across all levels of the company and is a key step for growth to
higher levels of leadership within the organization.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
In your role as a Sr. Director International Snacks Product
Development at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:
Leading a team of experienced professionals to lead
commercialization of transforming and breakthrough innovations across our
Collaborating with Regional R&D and Business
peers to grow our Wholesome Snack and Pringles global business.
Providing critical input in shaping the technical
strategy for our Snacks pipeline.
Interfacing with other leadership peers to improve
the capabilities and effectiveness of the global R&D organization.
DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Research & Development,
to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following
Master’s Degree, or higher, in
Food Science, Engineering or food related field and significant experience
in food product development.
Supervisory/managerial experience of experienced
Demonstrated expertise in food/process development
and application of different packaging formats.
Proven track record of exceeding business
Business acumen including extensive experience in
innovation stage gate and project financial statements
Experience in managing research and development
activities for Emerging and Developing International markets, including
resource and budget management.
Demonstrated ability to positively influence,
support, and innovate with the function and business unit
Experience in effectively directing the use of
external resources including development consultants, technology vendors in
commercialization of new technology platforms.
Demonstrated bias for action - solution
Ability to develop & maintain a creative and
enriching work environment
Foster a high performance team that encourages
innovative thought and action. Promotes autonomy and entrepreneurship
– encourages practical risk taking.
Broad experience across many different food
platforms, ideally in the area of Savory and Wholesome Snacks.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
This role requires occasional travel to international markets.
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 for English or this Link for Spanish.
: Research and Development
: USA-MI-Battle Creek -
: Oct 25, 2016,
Relocation Assistance: Yes