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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: 05 - Marketing

Department: 05 - 06 - Product / Brand Management

Date Published: 12-May-2022

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Overview

The marketing team’s job is to create a compelling vision and brand strategy across key elements of the business to deliver long term growth. A Kraft Heinz marketer knows the world and the context within which their Brand competes today and where it can compete in the future.

About this role:
 

As a Brand Manager- you will formulate the long-term strategy for Kraft Heinz’s beloved Kraft Peanut Butter- Philadelphia and Slices business and help implement the marketing plans. This role defines the product mix- pricing- packaging- trade merchandising- advertising- and promotion strategies. With oversight of the P&L- you’re accountable for delivering profit- volume- and market share objectives. You will be responsible for building consumer and customer demand for the assigned business and implementing your marketing initiatives through leading the cross functional team. This includes partnering with the innovation lead to improve quality- make packaging updates- cost reductions and new item launches. As well- driving strong collaboration with the central insights and communications team to bring compelling campaigns to market. Brand Managers are leaders in our brands and businesses: You unearth opportunity to drive impact and turn ideas into actions.

Requirements

  • An undergraduate university degree in business is required.
  • Proven track record of drive for results and leadership
  • Operates with agility with solid problem solving and simplification skills
  • Proven analytical capabilities in interpreting and driving action from data
  • Ability to influence management- lead cross functional teams- handle simultaneous projects- and work through others
  • Consumer obsessed with the ability to identify market trends and key insights
  • Operates independently and motivated by success
  • Strong leadership and committed to results
  • Outstanding verbal- written and interpersonal communications skills
  • Excellent organization and project management skills

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