Innovation commercialization Sr. Analyst

Job Description

Auto req ID: 170208BR

Job Description

Lead Innovation Projects with SG Process Perspective Governance

  • The Stage-Gate idea-to launch model is a Project Management approach Industry Standard for managing new product innovation excellence. It splits progress and team efforts into a series of “Stages” and “Gates” to give a well organized and structured flow to the project. Its robust design engages all decision levels and functions, enabling quality execution, minimizing risks, timely Go/No Go decisions, alignment and speed. Innovation Project management model is extended as a new rol for inniatives with high impact to business such as revenue management, performance with purpose (PWP), supply chaing, engineering.
  • The Result: superior products reaching markets faster and increasing profits
  • Vision & Mission.
  • 100% Innovation Project planning ( MS Project), follow up, and management. Including Risks Assessment and Issue troubleshooting.
  • Assure Regular status and Next Steps Meeting with Cross-functional Team to achieve product delivery on time
  • Assure Project Status weekly Reports
  • Proactively communicate project status, risks to management when needed.
  • Support Project Leader and Cross-functional team during the process
  • Prepare and Coordinate Cheetah Meetings ( Andean Direcorts and MKT) as per process defined to keep Process Governance & Register Project Data Documents (Minute inclusive)
  • Lead the process sustainable and conduct on going basis training
  • Assure Annual KPIS processing and consolidation and support the Process Feedback and action plan
  • Assure MS Project Template is updated including new Organitational processes.
  • Assure 100% Innovation is in Accolade (Innovation Software) including key deliverables.
  • New Lead as a PMO for innitiatives out of Innovation such as:Performance with purpose, Revenue Management, Packaging, Engeneering, supply chain.
  • NEW Carry Out Capex for Innovation Projects CARICAM.
  • Manage Innovation Calendar & control Regional Reporting to CU,CASA.
  • Generate Accolade Dashboard & Portfolio Management Reports
  • Assure SG Analyst support Finance to input thefinancial report and Build the Process Report as follows_
  • %Innovation ( NRevenue 3Year Base)
  • %Plan Compliance and Big Reds and Green
  • Speed to Market per Project Type
  • Launch on time
  • %Launched vs Out
  • Post Launch Analisys
  • Accolade and Process Compliance
  • Communicante and implement regional strategies CASA/Latam for Salty & Nutrition locally in CARICAM/MUs with innovation and multifunctional teams assuring alignment and pursuing achieve AOP & Bold plans goals.
  • Coordinate and align new innovation projects to be approved by CASA and local Caricam leaders of Salty business and Foods .
  • Assure idea charters fulfillment by each BU and previous approval of CASA Category. in order to align ¨Doing the right Projects¨ for ¨Hopper¨ innovation process.
  • Carry out and support BUs/MUs for Annual Operating Plan (AOP) for innovation pipeline and PSP (yearly)
  • Work jointly with brands & field marketing the information requested for Cheetah CARICA/CASA forum for Gate process approval by excom.
  • Implement new proceses for lean commercialization and expanded scope of project management outside innovation (promos, price pack, and others).


  • Bachelor Degree on System, Administration or Engineering
  • Other: Project Management knowledge; Office + MS Project
  • Languages: Spanish and English fluent
  • Experience in similar area of a Consumer Goods Company 3-4 years
  • Multi Project and multi Teams coordination in a Consumer Goods Company 4- years
  • New Project Development Process is a Plus
PMP certification is a Plus

Relocation Eligible: No Aplicable (N/A)
Job Type: Indefinido