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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.

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: Amsterdam, , Netherlands

Job Function: 09 - HR

Department: 09 - 08 - Performance Mgmt

Date Published: 08-Oct-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

About the Position                            

This role is the global architect for Kraft Heinz’ metrics- performance systems and analytics. You will be accountable for the overall company’s KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators)- performance metrics- targets- analytics- projects and performance related processes. Consolidation and communication- using a chain of more than 100 KPI owners to influence- train- develop and interact with this community. 

Accelerating on the job performance- there is a customized company tool which related to our performance system. The Sr. Manager Performance will be working with this tool in supporting the MBO program (Management By Objectives)- that ultimately is the base for the bonus program compensation for more than 10-000 employees worldwide. Quarterly performance appraisals- goals- scores- audit and monitoring dashboards are part of this program. As owner of this performance system- you will be responsible to improve and maintain the analytics online and make it usable for all countries. The Sr. Manager Performance will have impact on more than 11-000 users; this includes- specifying requirements and cases- discuss and align with development IT teams- testing business requirements- solving problems and creating solutions- bring innovations and improvements to attend the management objectives of the software and the company culture of meritocracy and methodology.

Key Components of the role:

  • This role provides the Global Center of Excellence (GCOE)- for the Kraft Heinz global MBO community- development and implementation of best practices- controls and processes for indicators management and analytics that can be deployed by the local zone performance teams within each region and all functions (from finance and HR to Legal and Sales).
  • Strong discipline and execution are key to succeed in this role. Also- a quantitative and analytical mindset will contribute to streamline processes- priorities and timelines. Flexibility and proactivity are very important in managing the diverse stakeholders.
  • Assist with the development of new performance processes- systems and policies (from an accounting/controls perspective) as needed by the business to support growth- business change- and continuous improvement initiatives


Hard Skills
! Please note that you need to have an EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included)- or be an EU Citizen- in order to proceed for this position.

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree preferred  
  • 5+ years of rapid career advancement in Performance Management or related client areas  
  • Experience designing and delivering programs- projects or processes across multiple audiences- functions and countries/nationalities
  • Proven track record of problem solving- taking on entrepreneurial challenges and simplifying the complex
  • Experience leading projects and influencing a diverse audience
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong Project Management experience and the ability to influence senior stakeholders
  • Strategic thinking
  • Technical proficiencies in software development and IT projects is desired- such as SCRUM methodology- BI (business intelligence) implementation- Rapid development application- software integration and testing.
  • PMP certification would be a differentiator.
  • Passionate about data analytics and project management

What we offer you / You deserve

  • An ambitious employer; we only want to be the best for you;  
  • A fast career track like only few other companies can match;
  • Reimbursement travel expenses;
  • Always room for new ideas; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know and we can set it in action!


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