Strategic Transformation Manager
The Strategic Transformation Manager works closely with Cargill?s Chief Transformation Officer, Executive Team and other senior business leaders to develop and lead high-impact, high-value pilot projects at corporate, regional, and unit levels that will be operationalized across Cargill upon completion. This position partners with Cargill leadership to develop winning models that drive sustained, profitable growth in an increasingly dynamic Food & Agriculture environment.
?This role will connect Cargill-wide capabilities and resources in ways that allow us to develop strategic, scalable business models that can be then deployed across business lines and global markets. Combined, your contributions will help Cargill accelerate our transformation progress, reach new levels of success, and win more with our customers.
You will set the pace of change and make Cargill better than the sum of its parts by:
Building next generation capabilitiesEnergizing the organization and evolving our cultureGenerating significant financial value and simplifying how we work and growPrincipal AccountabilitiesWork with project co-sponsors to source, manage, and drive a global corporate roadmap of transformation pilots Operationalize transformation pilots in ways that allow us to reimagine and reinvent how we work, establish new and more capabilities, accelerate transformation progress, and bring significant value to CargillExecute on pilots in an agile manner, developing frameworks that can be replicated across the corporationApply business acumen & program management expertise to pilot development in order to lead teams to new solutions for CargillProvide leadership, coaching, and guidance to Transformation stakeholders; motivate team members to ?reach higher?; and promote delivery in line with corporate objectives Perform problem solving activities such as opportunity sizing, new model development, and creative solutioningEngage and align stakeholders to promote timely action, commitment, and adherence to accountabilitiesSkills:
5 years of experience in project strategy and development within a corporation or leading consulting firm5 years of experience leading teams and senior-level engagementsStrong and demonstrated leadership skills, program management expertise, and business acumenExcellent verbal and written communication skillsHigh sense of accountability, strong will to succeed, demonstrated desire to learn, and pragmatismAbility to travel, potentially up to 30-50% when necessary for a pilot projectBachelor?s degree?Preferred?Master?s / MBA from a top-tier universityKnowledge of Agile processes, project management standards, and process improvement methodologiesAble to work from an established Cargill hub