Job description: -Scope and lead Competitive intelligence programs, Category expansion liquid learning plans and associated research with top 20 markets. Track competitiveness performance of our products and portfolio vs. competition. Validate category expansion strategy and taste segment in each market, identify new opportunities. Partner with Zone R&Ds, Global & Zone insights to align those plans andportfolio decisions with zone VP Supply and Marketing.-Lead execution of project plan including briefing and supervision of external research agencies fieldworks& sensory panels across zones, brief and coordination of internal teams, data analysis & reporting,debrief. Transform results into insights and simple recommendation and plan to allow key stakeholders to make portfolio strategic decisions.-Lead Sensory &Consumer science capabilities development as well as related best practices task forces across functions and zones.-Guide innovation platform and build toolkit, consolidating insight and patterns, sharing knowledge to maximize synergies and speed when replicating Innovation and strategic projects.-Guide and train Zones S&CS mangers and teams: induction and advanced training on S&CS toolkits and programs, monthly coaching-Supervise and influence external PhD and Post docs related to Sensory & Consumer science fields.-Sustain and develop external network related to Sensory, Physiology, Nutrition, Psychology, Behavior, Semiotic, Applied Data science, Design of Experiments and Consumer science. Ensure access to best inclass external expertise where not available in house and leverage for long term Technical andCommercial pipelines.