Preferably this role will be based out of one of our Global Centre's of Excellence in Beloit, Wisconsin, USA or Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland but we have over 25,000 employees based all over the world so if you are interested please do get in touch and we can discuss. This role will require 20% - 30% travel to Europe and the US. About Kerry A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about. About the role This role is an enterprise enabler that owns and oversees the feasibility of combination technology and approach to product solutions that are fit for purpose for all End Use Markets and create a highly differentiated offering for our customers to drive revenue and margin growth. By leading from the front with our customers and exceed our competitors, this role is expected to bring a holistic view with the ability to work with and to bring expert technical knowledge to our key stakeholders (customers, internal colleagues, suppliers), by facilitating thinking of combination technologies with a future focused technology and innovation mind-set. Additionally, this role will play an integral part in how we successfully integrate acquisitions into the business and build on the strength and vision of Kerry. About Dairy Taste Rooted in a deep Dairy heritage and with an understanding of Dairy than can only come from being a world leader our Dairy Taste platform brings together a portfolio created with dedication, time and unparalleled expertise. We have a winning portfolio across dairy and fermented dairy and dairy taste solutions. Join this team and help shape the future of Dairy. What you'll do Aligned with Kerry s Global Strategy, own the Dairy Global Portfolio technologies, synthesising multiple technology solutions into a single set view of product / technologies offering priorities and investments Bring a holistic enterprise view to own and oversee the feasibility of combination technology and approach to ensure they are fit for purpose for all End Use Markets and create a highly differentiated offering for our customers to drive revenue and margin growth Provide deep technical knowledge to our key stakeholders (customers, internal colleagues, suppliers), by facilitating thinking of combination technologies with a future focused technology and innovate mind-set Own the combination of technologies and products that sit within the Dairy Pillar that drive revenue / margin growth through either direct sales or prioritising selling through the regions Own the commercial and technical enablement and mobilisation of Dairy platforms in partnership with End Use Markets Drive the delivery of compelling market and competitive insights to inform on technology strategies Management of strategic capacity and process evolution in partnership with Global Integrated Operations Management of strategic sourcing and supply partnering in partnership with the Procurement function Manage and leverage Dairy across pillars in order to produce the right cross product solutions Inputting into the Dairy Strategic Planning process, contributing to and co-owning the Technology Solution Pillar strategy What you'll need to be successful Bachelor s degree in a business or technical field (or equivalent experience) 10 years in a Senior Executive position Extensive experience and knowledge of the food and beverage industry, ideally across a range of regional markets. Experience with significant exposure to Senior Leadership and within leadership toles Senior Management working in a Global / Regional leadership team in a matrixed organisation Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here . Additional information can also be here .