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ASSOCIATE COMMERCIALIZATION MANAGER

LONDON, ON, CA, N6A 4Z2

McCormick Canada continues its long track record of growth and is a respected leader in the spice, seasoning, flavouring and specialty food industry.  Our consumer products division serves retail grocery customers and emerging channels with Club House, Billy Bee and McCormick products, while our Custom Flavour Solutions division serves food service distributors and other respected food manufacturers across Canada.  McCormick Canada is part of the world leader in spice and seasonings, McCormick & Company Inc.

 

The Power of People is one of our five pillars.  It has been the foundation for McCormick's success for decades.  There is something inspiring about working at McCormick.  We have created an unusually dedicated workforce by fostering a culture of respect, recognition, inclusion and collaboration based on the highest ethical values.  Without our employees, our success is not possible.  Our commitment to our customers, our consumers and our employees is unsurpassed. 

 

McCormick Canada is currently looking to hire an Assistant Commercialization Manager to join our ME PMO team on a 9 month contract. This position can be located at either or Mississauga or London, Ontario office. 

 

This role is responsible for the management of GS1 data, leading assigned projects within the Canadian CPD scope, as well as providing back up capacity within the Commercialization Department.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage GS1 data input assigned for all items sold through McCormick Canada
  • Create training material for all users for GS1 data
  • Provide ongoing sales & marketing tracking materials associated with GS1 data
  • Manage sales samples associated with new launch projects, working closely with PMO and Brand Managers
  • Assist with New Product Creation (Lotus Notes) and Packaging Initiation (STEP)
  • Lead cross-functional teams independently, including the commercialization process of new product launches, product changes and/or product deletions
  • Assess business process to identify gaps & solutions to improve commercialization efforts

 

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration degree, or related discipline
  • Good ability to lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Self-starter that perseveres despite tight timelines, complexity and challenges
  • Business acumen that goes beyond marketing required
  • Demonstrated success championing business initiatives and gaining buy-in with senior-level management preferred
  • Strong leadership and problem solving skills with bias for action, ability to multi-task, be resourceful and adaptable
  • Good communication and presentation skills required
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office, SAP experience preferred

 

Throughout the selection process, accommodations for applicants with disabilities are available upon request.  Please notify H.R. if required.

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.