PPM Analyst
Pittsburgh, PA  / Chicago, IL 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description

About Us

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 & 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.

Job Description

The Analyst, IT PPM (Planning Performance Management) will support the Global IT Organization by facilitating project rituals and routines with Project Managers, IT Sponsors, IT Owners, and IT Leaders. They will be responsible for partnering with Project Managers and Representatives, as well as CAPEX PPM team to support and trouble shoot project updates in ProjectNow (ServiceNow). Additionally, the individual in this role will develop a deep understanding of the IT Project processes and Project methodologies.

Primary Responsibilities

* Facilitate and maintain the rituals and routines reviewing Demands and Projects with IT Sponsors, IT Owners and IT Leadership

* Ensure visibility of all Demands and Projects to the IT Organization

* Support the IT organization with navigating the project processes and toolsets

* Support the execution and act as a primary contact for the IT Project Management organization for Global IT project processes, tracking, and trouble shooting

* Monitor, consolidate, analyze and provide periodical reporting of overall IT Project Performance

* Provide guidance in all aspects of Project Management processes and methodologies to enable Project Managers to achieve approvals on time and aid project delivery


* Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Finance, or equivalent experience.

* 2+ years of experience

* Strong skills with Microsoft Office Products, including Excel, Outlook, and Teams

* Demonstrated ability to work and think independently, analyze and interpret information, exercise professional judgment, creatively problem solve and define recommended actions to leadership

* Effective communication skills, strong ability to work in a diverse team environment and experience managing stakeholder relationships

* Strong ability to multi-task with excellent organizational skills and ability to consistently follow through on action items

* Experience with ServiceNow, SAP, or data entry experience

Domain Expertise

* Strong presentation skills, along with clear and concise verbal skills, are required. The ideal candidate will be highly organized.

* The candidate should have the ability to manage multiple assignments, has good judgment and prioritizes projects and time effectively. Demonstrates the use of PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act) methodologies for planning and problem solving.

* The ideal candidate will have a commitment to continued learning, shows career progression and development, and seeks opportunities to stretch capabilities.

* Excellent skills with MS Excel are required; experience with relational databases and general ledger systems (SAP) and Tableau are a plus


* Experience working in a culture of high performance & collaboration

* Experience in managing multiple assignments above and beyond day-to-day responsibilities

Location(s)Chicago/Aon Center, Pittsburgh/PPG

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contactHRCompliance@kraftheinz.comfor assistance.

It is the continuing policy of The Kraft Heinz Company to afford full equal employment opportunity to qualified employees and applicants, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental handicaps, military or veteran status, sexual preference, or any other protected condition or characteristic in conformity with all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Final candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship. Exceptions requesting work visa sponsorship will be reviewed on a case to case basis.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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