Senior Manager, External Manufacturing

Kellogg Company - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Grow with us as a Senior Manager, External Manufacturing at Kellogg Canada! Leverage your education and professional experience to align, coordinate and manage supply strategies for multiple Co-manufacturers and Co-packers to deliver sustainable results that will meet Canada business requirements; Engage with us by being accountable for ensuring Innovation and PWR projects are delivered on-time and in-full to meet Canadian business plans. Share our values and become part of our collaborative culture as you work for a company that delights the world through foods and brands that matter.

At Kellogg Canada, we love our people and they love our culture and the opportunities that come with being a part of Kellogg. Our Kellogg K-Values are at the core of who we are, what we believe, and what brings us together as one united Kellogg team. Come explore the endless opportunities in an environment where we support you and your professional success. As we grow together, we win together. Our success has always been driven by the skills and ideas of our talented and diverse team members. We value work/life balance, diversity & inclusion, and of course, great food! What’s not to love? Now is the time to achieve more and to take your career further with Kellogg. Come join us at Kellogg Canada!

Managing Partner Facilities – You will be responsible for directing, aligning and coordinating supply strategies for multiple Co-manufacturers and Co-packers to deliver sustainable operations results meeting Canada business requirements. You will be accountable for Co-manufacturers / Co-packers Canadian Finished Goods product supply within cash flow targets while meeting customer service fill rates
Building Our Network – You will on-board new Co-manufacturers and Co-packers to meet Kellogg Canada working standards i.e.) Reporting of production, reporting of shipments, schedule adherence, on-hand inventories of raw materials and packaging. In building new relationships, you will request for Proposals/Pricing and Contract negotiation with Co-manufacturers and Co-packers
Owning Metrics & Strategic Direction – You will be reviewing and managing customer metrics of Case-fill, On-time delivery, and lead-time and minimum order quantities for Co-manufacturers and Co-packers to ensure meeting Canadian business requirements. You will be responsible for facilitating and contributing to creating future Co-manufacturing and Co-packing strategies to meet ever changing consumer needs
Budget Management – You will review cost and service options for Co-manufacturing and Co-packing network and make decisions that drive sustainable profitability and effectiveness
People Development – You will be managing the Innovation Project Managers, Innovation Packaging Tech and Packaging Material Coordinator. You will provide leadership, employee development, PDP reviews and training to create and maintain a safe, secure, positive working environment. You will build a succession plan for key jobs in an evolving organization


Consistently demonstrated analytical, organizational, interpersonal, communication, presentation, coaching, and leadership skills
3-5 years strong related experience
Project Management and Financial/Budgeting skills experience are essential to effectively organize strategies

Bonus Points:
University undergraduate degree in business administration or related field and strong related experience
Strong experience in logistics management and manufacturing experience in packaged goods industry
Thorough knowledge of Co-packing and Co-manufacturing operations as well as sound understanding of IT systems

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 Kellogg Canada we take great pride in our comprehensive total rewards program. This program is an important way of recognizing the value and contribution of our employees.

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. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Job Function Logistics and Supply Chain
Primary Location CA-Ontario-Mississauga
Job Type Professional
Closing Date Dec 5, 2019, 10:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance No