Cargill Analyst Strategic Initiatives in Geneva, Switzerland
Analyst Strategic Initiatives
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Possible locations: Mechelen (Belgium); Schiphol (Netherlands) or Geneva (Switzerland)
As Analyst, Strategic Initiatives you will work closely with the leaders of Cargill’s Transformation Management Office (TMO) to support development and delivery of high-impact, high-value pilot projects that will be operationalized across Cargill upon completion. You will partner with Cargill’s senior leaders to develop winning models that drive sustained, profitable growth in an increasingly dynamic Food & Agriculture environment. Combined, your contributions will help Cargill accelerate transformation progress, reach new levels of success, and win more with customers.
You will set the pace of change and make Cargill better than the sum of its parts by:
Building next generation capabilities
Energizing the organization and evolving our culture
Generating significant financial value and simplifying how we work and grow
40% Perform problem solving activities, including:
Approach, issue tree, and workplan development
Storyline and storyboard development
Industry, competitive, and market analysis
30% Define and develop common, shared, and/or standardized models and solutions
20% Implement and operationalize pilot projects to quickly realize scale and scope economies, expand business capabilities, and bring significant value to Cargill
10% Actively listen to others and learn new professional competencies / capabilities
2 years of experience in project strategy and development within a corporation or leading consulting firm
Strong and demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and project management skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
High sense of accountability, strong will to succeed, demonstrated desire to learn, and pragmatism
Ability to travel, potentially up to 30% - 50% when necessary for a pilot project globally
Master’s / MBA from a top-tier university
Familiarity with Agile processes, project management standards, and process improvement methodologies
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.
Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.
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Job General Management
Primary Location Belgium-VAN-Mechelen
Other Locations Netherlands-NH-Amsterdam, Switzerland-GE-Geneva
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: MEC01283