Ingredion is looking to hire a Product Line Management Analyst responsible for leading the establishment of a global product life-cycle management process for our Starch-Based Texturizer growth platform. This function acts as the analytical engine of a $1Bn platform to provide insights and support to optimize business decision making. The Analyst serves as a business partner for the Global Director, PLM, with significant cross-functional and global interaction. The Analyst will partner with finance to establish pricing dashboards and set pricing guardrails for priority product areas. Strong analytical skill set and ability to communicate and negotiate effectively with global business partners are critical to being successful in this role.
As Product Line Management Analyst, your responsibilities will include:
Partnering with the PLM Director and regional PLMs to establish a global, cohesive product life-cycle management process for the Starch-based Texturizer portfolio
Analyzing global priority products and working with Finance and our PLM Director to set pricing guardrails to drive pricing decisions with the regions
Enhancing and globalizing our Product Health Model analysis and SKU Rationalization process
Analyzing profit velocity from various plants to identify opportunities, highlight product line challenges and recommend changes to PLM and regional leadership
Partnering with financial analysts to identify gaps in forward looking demand and utilization to proactively inform platform leaders of changes to product line promotion strategy
Developing, maintaining and managing Business Intelligence dashboards for pricing, sku rationalization and other key analyses for PLM to assist in quicker analytical capabilities and decision making
This position is well-suited for you if you:
Are highly organized and detail orientated
Have led or had a significant role in project management with multiple stakeholders
Can work across multiple teams and platforms
Have a balanced mix of analytical, technical, and business skills
Are a motivated self-starter with the ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
Have a proven ability to manage confidentiality without exception
Can think creatively, are highly driven and curious
Have an ability to successfully work on multiple projects with multiple deadlines
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, International Business, Data Analytics, Supply Chain or Marketing with 3 to 5+ years of solid industry experience in business analysis and project management
Product Line Management experience preferred and an ability to take a significant role in project management
Excellent analytical skills and ability to present financial data using detailed reports and charts
PC proficiency with strong Microsoft suite skills, with exceptional skills in Excel
Experience with SAP BW (BEx), SAP Analytics, and Power BI
Ideally experience in a manufacturing industry preferred
Qualified candidates must currently possess unrestricted authorization to work in the US. The company does not plan to provide work visa sponsorship for this role
Job Grade: G
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
About Ingredion Incorporated
Ingredion is a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions that help nourish, comfort, sustain, and delight people around the world. We make sweeteners, starches, nutrition ingredients, and biomaterials from plant sources such as corn, tapioca, rice, sago, and potato. Our innovative ingredients are used by customers from almost 60 industry sectors across more than 40 countries; they show up in everyday products, from foods and beverages to paper and pharmaceuticals. And we do it all in a planet-friendly, sustainable manner.
We bring the potential of people, nature, and technology together to make life better.
That’s our inspiring purpose at Ingredion. We are all IN to make life better - for our customers, our communities, and the world. Every day, Ingredion employees bring their skill, creativity, and passion together to deliver ingredient solutions that enhance people’s lives. We are innovators who combine the power of technology with the best of nature to delight customers and consumers. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in ethics, safety, quality, and sustainability. Unlocking the potential of people, nature, and technology to make l...ife better is what drives us in every aspect of our business.
If you are interested in making life better, we want to learn more about you! A bit about what you can expect from the employee experience at Ingredion:
The chance to make a difference
No matter where you work in the company, you’ll have an opportunity to make life better… for our colleagues, customers, communities, and the world.
Passionate people, motivated to excel
Our highly talented people have a passion for learning and achievement and are driven by our inspiring purpose to make life better and our core values: Care First, Be Preferred, Everyone Belongs, Innovate Boldly, and Owner’s Mindset.
A warm, welcoming environment
At Ingredion, everyone belongs! We embrace diversity and foster an inclusive work environment where individuals feel supported and enabled to contribute their very best every day.
A place where you can grow personally and professionally
We believe everyone has great potential, and we strive to nurture that potential into great personal and professional achievements.
An environment that enables innovation and collaboration
We are creating the conditions that inspire and enable innovation - in our products and services, as well as in how we do our work day-to-day.
We're looking for passionate candidates who have the right capabilities and who are all IN to help us bring our purpose and values to life.