Kellogg Launch Program Manager - 2 Year Fixed Term Contract in PAGEWOOD, Australia

Grow with us as a Launch Program Manager based at our corporate head office in Pagewood but providing regional project management expertise to our Asia Pac colleagues. This role will be a 2 year fixed term contract to deliver innovation, renovation and cost optimisation projects in the Breakfast and Wholesome Snacks business units.


In your role, you will be part of our success by:

  • Providing project management support to the regional centres based in Sydney, Singapore and India and leadership of cross functional project teams across APAC region

  • Execute multiple projects of varying complexity using Kellogg Stage Gate processes.

  • Provide project status updates & reports utilizing strong communication skills

  • Maintenance of project information & timelines using MS Project and Kellogg’s in-house system

  • Identify and communicate issues within projects and develop contingency plans to mitigate risks

  • Build relationships across Asia Pacific within the Marketing, Regulatory, Finance and Supply Chain functions, as well within the Research & Technology department and with other key business partners.

  • Support the monthly approval meeting process to facilitate the timely consult and approval of project stage gate documents


As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Research & Technology team, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Significant experience in project management of multiple and complex business projects is essential

  • Tertiary qualifications in a science, engineering, business or related degree is strongly preferred.

  • Experience in the food manufacturing industry and the FMCG sector is strongly preferred

  • Strong leadership skills, business and financial acumen and high level communication skills

  • Build strong working relationships with all levels of management and across all business functions to effectively execute projects and programs to accomplish company objectives.

  • Have strong communication skills

  • Have high standards of organisation & accuracy


You will need to be flexible with travel as you will be working in manufacturing sites or test facilities. But at the most this will be once a quarter

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.


Title: Launch Program Manager - 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Location: AU-NSW-Pagewood

Requisition ID: RES000714

Job Function: Research and Development

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Aug 9, 2017, 9:59:00 AM

Relocation Assistance: No