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Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Job Req ID:  9179
Category:  SupplyChain/ Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MI
City:  Battle Creek

Title:  Procurement Operations Coordinator

Description: 

As a Procurement Operations Coordinator, you will use your demand planning expertise to discover and connect with stakeholders around supply availability, schedule, and optimizing cost. Your pride in innovation and the bigger picture is what we are looking for!

 

 We are committed to continuing to shape the future of our industry. We look forward to forging new paths and inspiring new thinking, because we believe in helping people, striving for a better, brighter future. We focus on those with an entrepreneurial spirit and an owner’s mindset is the key to success!

 

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

 

  • Procurement Execution – You’ll be the point of contact for internal and external stakeholders regarding daily operational activity to ensure supply availability and schedule adherence, cost optimization, contract execution and adherence, and delivery of initiatives
  • Planning and Communication – You could manage anything from packaging materials to raw ingredients along with costing availability for innovation. Pinpointing contract changes and creating transition plans with managers.
  • Collaboration – You will be responsible to collaborate cross-functionally with internal and external stakeholders to understand the needs of our internal customers and ensure external customers are delivering products on time and in full supply.

 

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

 

Required:

  • High school diploma/GED with Supply Chain or Operations experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to convey complex and detailed information
  • Proven ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong negotiation and decision-making skills.

 

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with procurement experience
  • SAP experience

 

WHAT’S NEXT

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 the links below: 

 

 

 

THE FINER PRINT

 

Kellogg’s has launched a new global hybrid work approach called Locate for Your Day (LFYD).  In partnership with their manager, LFYD empowers our eligible US office-based employees to choose where to work each day.  Built on trust, you and your manager will decide how LFYD works best for you and your team.  This new flexibility is designed to drive culture and performance.  Our recruiting team can fill you in on the exact details for this position. 

 

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.

 

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. 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. For more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.   

 

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.

 

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please reach out to USA.Recruitment@kellogg.com

 

LET’S CREATE THE FUTURE OF FOOD

Kellogg Recruitment

Kellogg is taking bold next steps on its portfolio transformation journey by separating its North American cereal and plant-based foods businesses by the end of 2023, resulting in three independent public companies, each better positioned to unlock their full standalone potential. Learn more at UnleashingOurPotential.com.


Nearest Major Market: Battle Creek
Nearest Secondary Market: Kalamazoo

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