Posted: Friday, January 26, 2018 6:54 AM
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 Global Digital Commerce Acceleration Director will support transformation of the 15B Mars Wrigley Confections business, serving as a trusted advisor to all local teams in the Americas region. He/she will also serve as a "Pure play" expert globally, partnering with the US "lead market" digital team to accelerate test and learn on behalf of Mars Wrigley Confections. To achieve digital leadership, this leader will accelerate capabilities and culture to drive sustainable business growth with 3rd party retailers and directly to consumers. This role supports the on:boarding of new markets, codifies and deploys best practices and leads development of transformational capabilities in order to innovate against our business model and to transform our business over time. The Global DC Acceleration Director guides, supports and inspires local teams to deliver the digital commerce roadmap and accelerate digital maturity through knowledge sharing, collaboration and breakthrough thinking. Focus will be on US and Brazil with more limited support for other markets in the region.
This role requires an exceptional understanding of digital commerce and a natural curiosity to learn what new trends are emerging. The role will serve as a trusted advisor and collaborate closely with local markets, CBUs and cross:functional teams to transform Mars Wrigley Chocolate culture and capabilities and drive rapid, sustainable growth in line with the Global and local Mars Wrigley Chocolate digital commerce vision and roadmap.
Strong leadership skills are imperative to build and influence a strong internal and external network, build strong relationships with the regional and local market leadership and digital commerce teams and inspire a high performing, digitally savvy culture across the region.
This global role will be based in Newark, NJ and will require up to 40 travel. Focus will be on U
• Location: New Jersey
• Post ID: 155778777 nynj