Mondelēz International is a US$35 billion snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries and our brands marketed in 165 countries.
It’s a great time to join us; we employ over 100,000 people around the world and are a company full of the world’s favourite brands -
Cadbury Dairy Milk, Philadelphia and The Natural Confectionery Company to name just a few. As well as the countless opportunities our business brings, we have fantastic people who do amazing things for our business and their own careers, every day.
Support the Project Commercialization Management process in SEA for Meals Catergory. This individual interfaces extensively with all levels and functions, including Marketing, Finance, RDQ, Legal, Consumer Insights and Integrated Supply Chain (Procurement, Manufacturing, BD, Product Supply and Customer and Logistics), to deliver projects within the specified time, cost and quality parameters.
Some of the key accountabilities for this role will include (but are not limited to)
Project Management / Project Commercialization Process. Directly manage projects based on best-in-class commercialization process to achieve time, cost, and quality objectives;
Assess and recommend any simplification process that can improve speed to market while maintaining cost and quality objectivesFacilitate the definition of project scopes, goals, tasks and resource (people and cost) requirements;
resolve or assist in the resolution of conflicts within and between projects or functional groups; develop methods to monitor project progress and provide corrective action if necessary.
Ensure that project scope and timing take into consideration minimizing waste (raw, pack and finished goods write-offs) and reducing complexity (utilising existing asset platforms, managing SKU proliferation) to the business;
champion these activities within the business and project teamsEnsure that suitable risk assessment and contingency planning (for relevant projects) takes place, is communicated and agreed upon by all stakeholders and is acted on if necessary to keep the project on track or to accelerate the project if the business need existsEnsure timely project close and evaluation to capture key learnings and share to stakeholders for future learning loop
Project Approval. Lead in putting together information to provide for good decision-making. Facilitates effective SEA Project Alignment Meeting (PAM) process.
Assist Project Leaders in gathering cross-functional inputs for project submissions to ensure complete information and thorough understanding of the project upon submission in PAM and Marketing Operations and Research and Development (MOR) MeetingAlerts SEA Project Commercialization and Development Manager (PCDM) on critical issues that require senior management decision in order to raise in PMR / MOR discussion;
provide necessary update and information to assist in decision making
Process and System. Manage project following Idea to Market (I2M) & Innovations Initiative Management (IIM) principles including best practicesEnsure quality project information in MyProjectInitiate the finished good master data setup and communicate completed information to all stakeholders so all information systems can be properly set up to produce, ship, sell and invoice our products
Do you have what it takes?
Bachelor’s degree required
Minimum of 3-5 years experience in a consumer products environment, typically in a Supply Chain / Production / Procurement / RDQ / Project Management role
Good ability to work with cross functional team; shows drive to excel; keen attention to details