Procurement Analyst - Marketing Services

Kraft Foods Group

Procurement Analyst - Marketing Services - 1501687 Description   Our Company The Kraft Heinz Company is revolutionizing the food industry – we will be the most profitable food company powered by the most talented people with unwavering commitment to our communities, leading brands and highest product quality in every category in which we compete. As a global food and beverage powerhouse, Kraft Heinz represents over $29 billion in revenue and is the 3rd largest food and beverage company in North America and 5th largest in the world. At Kraft Heinz, to be the BEST food company, growing a BETTER world is more than a dream – it is our GLOBAL VISION. To be the best, we want the best – best brands, best practices and, most importantly, the best people. Owners Only! This is a role for someone who craves a global challenge balanced by the desire to be accountable for delivering against the model in the largest business unit for Kraft Heinz. It is both a strategic and a tactical position. Those that do not want to get their hands dirty or build out a function against a blank slate without buying pre-packaged solutions should not apply.   This role is responsible for purchasing and managing spend in the Marketing Category within the Kraft Heinz Indirect Procurement organization. This position may lead and facilitate the strategic sourcing process for Marketing spend categories of a certain level to include market and industry analysis, supplier research and review, category and supplier segmentation, sourcing events, analysis, negotiations, contracting and implementation. These activities will also ensure the most optimal terms and conditions for Kraft Heinz, while not negatively impacting service or quality. The scope of this position also includes ongoing category management as a result of sourcing activities to ensure the most effective supply base design. This position is linked closely with a number of functional areas from an overall project management perspective, and is responsible for the delivery of specific productivity and cash flow targets in alignment with overarching goals and objectives, with a focus on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). The scope of this position includes some financial planning and budget setting as related to respective spend areas. This role also manages various transactional activities as related to systems and process, and is responsible for learning, understanding and following all Kraft Heinz policies, in addition to Procurement policies and procedures as part of the overarching Procurement governance model.   Support for Departmental Sourcing Processes . Performs spend and market analysis for additional departmental categories in a support role. May also include validation and management of pricing and cost model changes, developing RFP events, analyzing and summarizing RFP response data from a TCO perspective, generating materials for negotiations and presentations, and management and tracking of supplier KPI’s and scorecards. Transactional Category Activities . Manages transactional activities for identified categories to include entry and management of projects into savings system, preparing Bid Record documents to obtain sourcing approvals, resolving and responding to invoice kick-outs and facilitating SAP workflow management for new items, specifications and pricing. Ensures compliance to Kraft Heinz financial, Procurement, confidentiality and risk management policies through Source to Pay (STP) and Procure to Pay (PTP), and communication of these policies to suppliers and stakeholders. Qualifications    • Bachelor’s degree in business or marketing required; finance background preferred • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in marketing or advertising role, or in working with agencies preferred • Ability to multitask and juggle projects at varying levels of complexity • Experience negotiating with suppliers and/or contracts is a plus • Strong familiarity and knowledge of marketing landscape and mediums is desired • Strong understanding of Excel and in developing presentations • Comfort working with multiple stakeholders, both internally and externally • Analytical Skills • Problem Solving • Strategic Thinking • Communication and Presentation Skills (Written and Verbal) • Ability to Navigate a Matrix Organization • Business and Financial Acumen • Solid Negotiations Skills • Issue Resolution • Total Cost of Ownership Focus • Relationship Management • Project Management • Time Management • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) • Organizational Skills • Ethics/Integrity         Kraft Heinz Company, Inc. is an equal employment employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. As an equal opportunity employer, Kraft Heinz Company, Inc. is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the American’s with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 847 646-6044 for assistance.   Job   :   Procurement Primary Location   :   NA-US-IL-Northfield

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