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Category Associate Manager - Beverages

Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Auto req ID: 251966BR Job Description PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader operating in more than 200 countries with a product portfolio that includes 22 world-famous, billion-dollar brands. From Mountain Dew to Doritos, Gatorade to Quaker, Tropicana to SodaStream, we make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world. Innovation is a critical way we impact the market, as well as communities around the globe. We believe there is value in products, people, and the planet. And we strive to make a difference by creating solutions that leave a lasting positive footprint. Demand Accelerator is a team that represents a transformation of Shopper Insights, Shopper Marketing, Category Leadership, and Space Engineering resources to support Sales and Marketing plans for enterprise, national, and regional customers across the PepsiCo portfolio. This approach allows us to build best-in-class capabilities, develop deep functional expertise, and offer focused programs to drive growth with our customers. The Demand Accelerator will help PepsiCo provide our customers with cutting edge data and insights, as well as, personalized solutions to drive incremental growth for both our customers and PepsiCo. As a Category Associate Manager, you will help partner to develop Strategy and Business Intelligence support on the PepsiCo Kroger Category Leadership team across the Carbonated Soft Drinks, Specialty Soft Drinks, Mixers and Single Serve commodities. The primary objectives of this role are to drive accelerated growth, market share gains, and elevated customer partnership via Shopper/Customer Insights. Key accountabilities include providing shopper and consumer insights support for Kroger and PepsiCo Beverages Joint Business Planning, Internal PepsiCo Initiatives and for discovering new opportunities to drive future business growth. As a Category Associate Manager, you will: Work across a variety of PepsiCo and Kroger teams to lead PepsiCo and Kroger Beverage transformational big bets initiatives on the Carbonated Soft Drinks, Specialty Soft Drinks, Mixers and Single Serve commodities Provide analytics, insights and recommendations to support PepsiCo Beverage Annual Operating Plan, Joint Business Planning Meetings, New Item Meetings, Post Promotional Analysis and Internal Business Inquiries Delivery of Shopper Centric Insights and Solutions that drive category growth, market share expansion and financial plan success Scorecarding, post promo analysis, category assessment, market analysis, SWOT, strategic planning, and retail execution Provide analytics and insights across all Beverage Commodities to support Top to Top meetings with Kroger Divisions Create space and merchandising solutions for PepsiCo products in New Item process and Front-End Transformation initiatives #LI-USA Qualifications/Requirements Minimum Requirements: Bachelors Degree 3+ years experience across CPG and Category Management preferredPreferred Requirements: MBA degree preferred Proficiency in shopper data and analytics with a natural curiosity to dive deep and find answers Preferred experience with IRI/Nielsen syndicated/panel data Preferred experience with Space Planning Plus and merchandising principles Preferred experience with Krogers Market6 data, 84.51 data and the KOMPASS process Well versed in Microsoft suite of products, Excel/PowerPoint Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to multi-task Strong project management skills, ability to thrive in a matrix environment Creativity and strategy skills Business relationship management Strong organization and communication skills both verbal and written This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States #LI-USA Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation Job Type: Regular All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Cincinnati","state":"Ohio
Posted: 2021-10-05 Expires: 2021-12-10

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Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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