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: Blackrock, Dublin, , Ireland

Job Function: 01 - Sales

Department: 01 - 02 - Business / Category Development

Date Published: 10-Jun-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

About the Position

We have an excellent opportunity available for an experienced Senior Marketing & Commercial Manage to make a difference at Kraft Heinz. The Senior Marketing & Commercial Manager lies within the Ireland business unit. You’ll be working in a high performing team- alongside peers always trying to reach the next level. Get ready for a lot of exposure to internal senior stakeholders. The development and delivery of the long-term category and brand plan will be your primary responsibility. You’re constantly looking for improvement activities within the Ireland business unit.

In brief- you will be responsible for;

• Developing and driving the long-term strategy of Kraft Heinz in Ireland

• Building the long-term marketing and brand vision in Ireland

• Managing the brand and communication budget and relationship with external stakeholders

• Owning the range and distribution strategy- working with Kraft Heinz customers to drive category performance

• Leading the innovation strategy in Ireland- aligning with internal stakeholders

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree required (Masters degree preferred)

• 6+ years’ experience (FMCG Marketing & Category Management experience preferred)

• Line Manager experience preferred

• Languages: English

Professional Attributes

Confidence / Ability to give pushback

You’re a go getter- you’re not easily thrown off your game- not even when you get resistance.

Networking skills

You’re able to be interesting and interested in business conversations- motivating people to want to be in your network. The stronger the network you have- the more easily you can get things done. You- highly aware of that- are constantly expending your network.

Analytical

We’re a very data driven company. You know how to translate complex data into a simple solution

Curiosity- positivity & enthusiasm

You’re curious- positive and enthusiastic. People know you as the driver of the team.

Project management skills

Time management has no secrets for you. You’re organized- structured and always have an overview of all the deliverables. You know how to bring multiple projects to a successful ending within the given timeframe.

What we offer you

• An ambitious employer; we only want to the best for you;

• A fast career track like only few other companies can match;

• An excellent salary and bonus structure (above market);

• Permanent contract; for we believe in doing big bets on people;

• Always room for new ideas; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know and we can set it in action!

Location(s):

Dublin- Ireland

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity