Mondelez International Business Unit Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International , a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD .

As part of Manufacturing, you’ll use your skills, our systems and a wide array of raw materials to help create the delicious finished products our consumers love. While taking ownership in your area of work, you’ll also ensure the safety of yourself and your colleagues while producing our top-quality products reliably and efficiently within our integrated supply chain.

Business Unit Leader

  • Lead section/unit ensuring the most cost-effective production process while meeting production schedules at the lowest possible cost.

  • Responsible for section/unit compliance in all safety and quality regulations, policies, training and education requirements.

  • Lead productivity and CI projects in the section focusing on permanent controllable cost reduction.

  • Integrate technical/maintenance expertise into the section/unit, leading all total predictive maintenance activities.

  • Manage team leaders/production/operations supervisors/business unit leaders ensuring people development and training are implemented while developing a team culture.

  • Prepare section budgets, responsible for collecting costs and line performance and tracking deviations and responsible for taking immediate action for improvement.

  • If applicable, ensure section/unit is in compliance with all collective bargaining provisions.

  • The Business Unit/Section Manager/Business Unit Leader position requires the ability to be action oriented with demonstrated ability to lead teams.

  • The individual should be proficient in leading/managing manufacturing key performance indicators.

  • While in the role, the individual will be responsible for leading an entire production process within the Section / Unit, usually comprised of several production lines, fulfilling safety and quality norms in accordance with principles of continuous improvement, and delivering KPI's in a consistent way.

  • The individual is required to coordinate on a daily basis with Quality Assurance, Business Development, Production Logistics, Plant Controlling, Procurement and Human Resources to deliver on all manufacturing targets.


• B.S. Degree in Business, Engineering, Quality or related field required, advanced degree preferred.

• 5 - 7 years of operations experience with increasing responsibility.

• Strong Leadership/interpersonal skills.

• Strong analytical/critical thinking.

• Strong accountability and follow-through skills.

• Must have a flexible schedule including some weekends and holidays if needed.

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, uniform service, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.