General information

All posting locations: Amsterdam, , Netherlands

Job Function: 04 - IT

Date Published: 01-May-2023

Ref #: R-69530

Remote, Hybrid or Onsite: Hybrid

Description & Requirements

Location: Amsterdam- NL

What do we bring to the table?

  • Benefits begin immediately upon hire. Competitive and flexible medical and dental plans-basic and enhanced options to choose from.
  • Retirement (Pension) Plan
  • Business Resource Groups (BRGs)
  • Award-winning Ownerversity learning & development resource library
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for mental health support

Global Lead for Logistics IT Projects at a glance

Kraft Heinz is hiring a Global Lead role in Logistics space! This is a techno-functional position with a global scope. The role requires a high level of technical and functional expertise in the primary area of responsibility. Complementary knowledge of other Kraft Heinz areas/technologies such Manufacturing- Transportation- Planning and Finance is a plus. This person will lead teams of experts and consultants to document- define- deliver- and maintain the logistics business solutions. Part of delivering the business solution will include taking the lead on integration across other relevant work streams. The role will participate in delivering a future-state for Kraft Heinz including implementing new software solutions and will engage with senior stakeholders in IT and the business to define priorities- build solution roadmaps and deliver projects against the plan. Will own delivery of multiple- complex projects across multiple systems and geographies- simultaneously. Role will lead a team of IT professionals on projects.

What's on the Menu?

  • Leading and prioritizing the IT demand generated- reviewing continuous improvement initiatives through to making capital appropriation requests for large projects.
  • Lead and / or be responsible for multiple sophisticated projects simultaneously
  • Define the solution roadmap in concert with business partners to deliver the highest level of service and quality
  • Engage senior stakeholders to ensure coordination and alignment with the business
  • Ensure end user training and experience meets business requirements
  • Partner with key business users and with multi-function deployment teams to define and deliver high impact initiatives including initial deployment of the template to those parts of the business yet to receive it
  • Coach- lead- and mentor team members through regular one on one meetings and the performance management process

Recipe for Success: Apply now if this sounds like you!

  • You have experience in the IT industry
  • You have prior IT consulting experience related to SAP implementations
  • You have a solid background in logistics processes and systems- specifically warehouse management systems and transportation management systems
  • You are able to work in diversified and global teams- and can guide and empower large project teams
  • You can ensure appropriate integration of technology as part of business processes/functions
  • Assesses the technical impacts of process team strategies

 Please note: This job posting is just a preview of the full scope of the position. A comprehensive job description is shared upon interview

We hope to find you a seat at our table!

About Us

Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We’re on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We’re proud of where we’ve been – and even more thrilled about where we’re headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

Why Us

We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food.

Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we’re growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.