Posted: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 6:24 PM
A mutually rewarding experience.
Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there's more to being in business than just making a profit. That's the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet. What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.
Because it's never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It's about how you can grab everything that's within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long:term gain. It's about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we'll all be a little better off. It's that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.
Mars has net sales of more than 33 billion, operates six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 75,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.
Mars brands include: Petcare : PEDIGREE(R), ROYAL CANIN(R), WHISKAS(R), BANFIELD(R) Pet Hospital, CESAR(R), SHEBA(R), DREAMIES(R) and NUTRO(R); Chocolate : M and M'S(R), SNICKERS(R), DOVE(R), GALAXY(R), MARS(R), MILKY WAY(R) and TWIX(R); Wrigley : DOUBLEMINT(R), EXTRA(R), ORBIT(R) and 5(TM) chewing gums, SKITTLES(R) and STARBURST(R) candies, and ALTOIDS(R) AND LIFESAVERS(R) mints. Food : UNCLE BEN'S(R), DOLMIO(R), EBLY(R), MASTERFOODS(R), SEEDS OF CHANGE(R) and ROYCO(R); Drinks : ALTERRA COFFEE ROASTERS(TM), THE BRIGHT TEA COMPANY(TM), KLIX(R) and FLAVIA(R); Symbioscience : COCOAVIA(R) and WISDOM PANEL(R).
The Manager, Strategy and Competitive Intelligence for Mars Wrigley Confectionery (MWC)US reports to the Senior Strategy Manager and plays an important role in the successful development, execution and communication of insights:driven strategy. This highly influential position requires a candidate with exceptional drive and energy, who has strong analytical and financial skills, high capacity and potential, highly effective verbal and written communications skills, and the organizational agility to influence at all levels of the organization.
:Work with the Senior Strategy Manager to manage strategy development for Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, developing situation assessments, identifying opportunities, scenario planning, etc. to stimulate and facilitate strategy discussions and decisions. Critical inputs will include consumer, customer, competitor and key influencer (e.g. governments, NGO's) data.
:Facilitate successful deployment of strategy. Track metrics / scorecard to measure effectiveness of strategy. Work with Category Business Units and other functional areas to translate strategy into strategic and operational plans across the business. Report strategy execution to the Confectionary Leadership Team (CLT)and Confectionary Leadership Community(CLC)
:Competitive intelligence and external benchmarking : provide insightful competitive intelligence to facilitate and provoke the leadership teams on business strategy. Provide external benchmarking of business practices against best practices in other companies/industries. Manage external relationships with relevant contacts in external associations, trade and best practice sharing groups and investment banks.
:Work with the Senior Manager, Strategy and Insights to run the strategic / 5 year planning for MWC US, including defining and managing the process across the
• Location: New Jersey, newark
• Post ID: 157848047 nynj