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The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

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General information

All posting locations: Don Mills, Ontario, Canada

Job Function: 01 - Sales

Department: 01 - 06 - Sales Planning & Support

Date Published: 04-May-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Reporting to the Sr. Manager Sales Strategy & Excellence- the Associate Manager of Sales Strategy designs- analyzes and reports on key strategic priorities for the organization that allow the organization to properly function not only in-year but to set it up for success in the future.  This role is crucial in allowing our sales teams to operate at a high level- drive engagement across the teams and work collaboratively with our customer base.

Responsibilities:

  • Support in establishing- refining and maintaining all key sales rituals and routines- train and set quality standards across routines for both Canada Retail and Foodservice Sales
  • Support zone owner for all Sales KPIs across 200+ person functional team
  • Manage KPI selection- target setting and tracking across Total Zone Championship program
  • Own improvement recommendations to MPR routine for all of Sales (Monthly Performance Review)
  • Deliver SLT (Sales Leadership Team) reporting on a weekly basis
  • Coordinate tracking of JBPs across all customers (Joint Business Planning)
  • Support the Sr. Manager of Strategy on ad-hoc analysis- reporting- presentation building for Sr. VP of Sales
  • Review and update key policies and training- develop and lead trainings as required- ensuring adherence and understanding
  • Identify and lead/support key strategic projects driving improved financial results for the company
  • Manage and support external partners and vendors through relevant projects

Qualifications:

  • University Degree
  • 3-5 years of CPG experience- ideally within sales
  • Demonstration of analytical skills and problem solving techniques- ability to work on their own
  • Ability to successfully manage many tasks simultaneously
  • Strong analytic and problem solving capability
  • Strong written/oral communication with excellent interpersonal skills

Kraft Heinz is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will be considered for the MBA opportunities- regardless of race- religion- faith- creed- age- ethnicity- marital status- gender identity- sexual orientation- or disability. Job seekers with disabilities who require accommodation during the recruitment process or would like more details about accessibility should contact: accessibility@kraftheinzcompany.com.

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