Global Manager, VPO

    Anheuser-Busch InBev
    St Louis, MO, SAINT LOUIS, MO

    Job Description

    • Lead sustainability of the VPO (Voyager Plant Optimization) pillars across the globe for BOPS, VOPs, & SOPs, as measured by global auditing criteria
    • Teach, coach & guide the zones with regards to VPO execution and/or implementation
    • Serve as the global VPO subject matter expert, provide counsel to zone teams and sites, ensuring proper implementation of VPO
    • Provide support and guidance for two of the six zones, acting as their single point of contact (SPOC) on the global team
    • Lead and coach zone teams & sites on the correct use of the Management pillar tools and methodologies
    • Lead and coach the zone teams on correct implementation of SMS
    • Create & present to global VPs and CSuO routinely (SteerCos, T&Ms, Forums) delivering messages with impact and enthusiasm
    • Coordinating with global stakeholders (KPI owners, technical/functional Directors)

      across all functional areas to deliver the desired results
    • Travel to sites within all six zones to help teach, coach and guide where needed, capturing good and best practices to share
    • Facilitate best practice sharing and benchmarking between zones and the sites
    • Develop and cascade Management pillar (and other VPO related) training materials to the zones
    • Develop global VPO standards providing guidelines for the zones
    • Develop digital VPO programs & tools that will support TechSupply initiatives and support BoTF/SCoF
    • Facilitate and guide communication between Global VPO Pillar owners and zone teams
    • Provide guidance and coaching to Global Functional Directors on implementation and execution a of VPO in their respective areas
    • Coordinate and execute Global and Zone Workshops supporting Strategic Plan implementation and best practice sharing
    • Own VPO data analytics providing information & insight for the global functional areas and zones
    • Manage and maintain the master performance dashboard containing global Means and Results
    • Lead Global projects to standardize and simplify VPO processes
    • Develop and support 1YP and 3YP VPO Strategic Plan
    • Coordinate between Global Pillar Owners, Global Functional Directors, and Zone teams to make relevant and impactful updates to VPO, SMS, BEP, and SuEP
    • Lead and facilitate Brewery Excellence Program (BEP) & Supply Excellence Program (SuEP) annual audits

    Qualifications :
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • 4 years in planning, manufacturing, logistics, engineering and/or operations research, at a top CPG company
    • Clear demonstration of project management and results orientation
    • Excellent strategic thinking skills with ability to make plans tangible for others to rally behind
    • Ability to provide guidance and coaching to senior level management
    • Thrives in fast-paced, dynamic environment
    • Excellent leadership, presentation, interpersonal and influencing skills
    • Passion to work for ABI
    • Fluent in English
    Posting ID: 548694821Posted: 2020-02-11