Operations Management Trainee Program Week 4 2016

Food science week was a great experience! We learned about all of the aspects that go in to developing new products, the process for innovating existing products, and the company’s commitment to product quality. We were given the opportunity to work on a case study in designing new packaging, which highlighted the variety of roles … Continue reading Operations Management Trainee Program Week 4 2016

Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 4 2016

This past week was Food Science week, and it was definitely one of the coolest weeks of the program. Aside from growing closer as a group, we were able to benefit from the knowledge and experience of our amazing leader when we visited the Glenview Technical Center. Food Science week was broken down into three … Continue reading Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 4 2016

Sales Management Trainee Program Week 3 2016

This week’s training focused on operations and logistics–which included S&OP (Sales & Operations), Customer Supply Chain, Procurement and Transportation. We really got a well-rounded overview from our leader teachers as part of a visit to the six-story manufacturing facility in Davenport where Oscar Mayer, Lunchables, and Deli Fresh products are made. Managers of different functions … Continue reading Sales Management Trainee Program Week 3 2016

Operations Management Trainee Program Week 3 2016

Operations week is here--the week that all the Ops Trainees were looking forward to. The week covered an understanding of the company’s entire supply chain system, including logistics, manufacturing and procurement. After receiving an overview we were able to shadow someone in supply chain and visited our second plant during our time here. The visit … Continue reading Operations Management Trainee Program Week 3 2016

Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 2 2016

With our first week behind us, we are moving on to Finance Week, the first of many immersions to come. As all my previous experiences (internships and summer jobs) were in banks or private equity funds, I was looking forward to this week since the beginning of our program. We began with presentations from leaders … Continue reading Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 2 2016

Sales Management Trainee Program Week 2 2016

After graduating from the University of Cincinnati, I will be joining the Kraft Heinz sales team in Cincinnati, OH following our initial training in Chicago. Our training cohort just finished up Finance Week and it was a great experience. We started the week with several company leaders introducing themselves and their various Finance functions throughout … Continue reading Sales Management Trainee Program Week 2 2016