Hostess Brands, LLC, is a leading sweet snacks company focused on developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling, and distributing snacks in North America sold under the Hostess® and Voortman® brands. The company produces a variety of new and classic treats including iconic Hostess® Twinkies®, Cupcakes, Ding Dongs®, Ho Hos®, Donettes® and Zingers®, as well as a variety of Voortman® cookies and wafers.
This role is a key position within the recently created Business Transformation Team. The role will be responsible for the delivery of process innovation and implementation, continuous improvement initiatives and driving results engagement at all levels across the Hostess Brands Supply Chain (procurement through transportation). It will play an important role in helping to foster a culture of sustainable change through the creation and embedding of Lean or similar principles and the supporting framework, to deliver business transformation and a CI (Continuous Improvement) culture. This role will manage and coordinate efforts to ensure performance management, cost reduction, quality improvement, and environmental footprint programs are developed and managed via a data-driven focus aligned with the organization’s strategic imperatives. Assures supply chain initiatives are focused and aligned on improving operational efficiencies and effectiveness; participates in strategic planning and provides leadership for performance management and quality improvement policy development.