Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 12:16 AM
A mutually rewarding experience.
Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there's more to being in business than just making a profit. That's the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet. What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.
Because it's never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It's about how you can grab everything that's within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long:term gain. It's about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we'll all be a little better off. It's that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.
Mars has net sales of more than 33 billion, operates six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 75,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.
Mars brands include: Petcare : PEDIGREE(R), ROYAL CANIN(R), WHISKAS(R), BANFIELD(R) Pet Hospital, CESAR(R), SHEBA(R), DREAMIES(R) and NUTRO(R); Chocolate : M and M'S(R), SNICKERS(R), DOVE(R), GALAXY(R), MARS(R), MILKY WAY(R) and TWIX(R); Wrigley : DOUBLEMINT(R), EXTRA(R), ORBIT(R) and 5(TM) chewing gums, SKITTLES(R) and STARBURST(R) candies, and ALTOIDS(R) AND LIFESAVERS(R) mints. Food : UNCLE BEN'S(R), DOLMIO(R), EBLY(R), MASTERFOODS(R), SEEDS OF CHANGE(R) and ROYCO(R); Drinks : ALTERRA COFFEE ROASTERS(TM), THE BRIGHT TEA COMPANY(TM), KLIX(R) and FLAVIA(R); Symbioscience : COCOAVIA(R) and WISDOM PANEL(R).
McLeans refreshed Corporate strategic aspiration is to become a more transformational corporate center by focusing on initiatives that drive truly relevant transformation for Mars, Incorporated : including exploration of new categories. In order to support this aspiration, this Senior Lead role will serve as a dedicated Corporate Systems Mars IS resource embedded within the MARI (Mars Advanced Research Institute) Corporate team.
:Serve as a Business Partner Lead to the Corporate MARI team
:Core responsibilities include Business Partnership, strategy development, and project management
:Serve as primary conduit into Mars IS for the science community
:Define our High Performance Computing (HPC) strategy including on prem vs. cloud for hardware/tools/data and establishing innovation centers with strategic partners such as universities. Work with other internal systems administrators, programmers, application support experts, and science partners in the design, implementation, on:going operations and user support for high:end computing systems.
:Analyze cross:segment computational science needs to develop solutions and strategies involving data and analytics
:Apply theoretical expertise and innovation to create or apply new technology
:Consult with universities, Mars Science Leadership, vendors, and technicians to determine technology approach
:Approve, prepare, monitor, and adjust operational budgets
:Main liaison with Global Security Team proper security models and strategy for sensitive data
:Work with internal Mars IS teams to efficiently implement program needs, navigating internal processes and agreeing exceptions as needed
:Work with commercial and suppliers to define approach and policies for procurement of 3rd party services
:This role is encouraged to stay abreast of market trends and to participate in
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 82399957 chicago