About Us

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.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Don Mills, Ontario, Canada

Job Function: 08 - PR/Communications & Regulatory

Department: 08 - 01 - Communications Management

Date Published: 26-Apr-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Purpose:

  • Primary responsibilities will be to support- develop- manage and maintain relationships between federal- provincial- local- other governments- and appropriate agencies
  • Ensure Government Relations' alignment and strategy with Kraft Heinz visions and goals
  • Develop and deliver key priorities for Kraft Heinz Government Relations
  • Develop and execute local and global government relation strategies that align with Kraft Heinz local and global vision /strategy/goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop Government Relations strategies
  • Identify business development opportunities and writing business proposals
  • Create and implement strategic direction for institution’s government relations activities- supporting Kraft Heinz priorities
  • Conducts environmental assessment of institutions- develop accountability measures and communicates findings to stakeholders
  • Represents institution at senior level with external stakeholders and align with CVP - Legal- CA- P&P
  • Be aware of major policy and political developments as being driven by government
  • Reviews direction and progress of government relations plan with Director and members of the senior executive team as appropriate
  • Develop and maintain contacts with internal Kraft Heinz stakeholders- and external partners: media- industry- government- and post-secondary colleagues
  • Support the building and maintenance of strategic relationships with officials at the federal- provincial levels of government- as well as other public sector institutions
  • Work with stakeholders to develop recommend strategies for government engagement and works with local elected officials’ offices and others to produce successful outcomes
  • Manage external agencies (partnerships) as appropriate

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 our 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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