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Finance Manager Automation and Continuous Improvement

Plano, TX 75074
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Job Description

The Automation and CI Manager role offers a unique combination of PepsiCo shared services (financial processing) business and technical (IT) experience and is responsible for accelerating the NASS innovation and productivity agenda by ensuring the delivery of best in class and long-term value solutions to reduce manual and/or non-value add activities. The role acts as a catalyst to identify, propose, enable, develop and deliver automation processes by leveraging a variety of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Business Intelligence (BI/ BW) and other automation solutions across PepsiCo and from external best practices/ trends. In addition, the position works collaboratively across multiple functions in NASS and with several IT partners and external vendors.

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify, capture and design automation business process sustainable solutions
  • Liaise with the key IT functions for proposed automation solutions
  • Manage projects timely and efficiently
  • Develop/configure RPA deliverables, BI, WinShuttle and any other ad-hoc reporting solutions as part of the automated solutions
  • Test, document and train end-users on new automated solutions for maintainability and sustainability
  • Administer and manage the operational RPA environments (production and non-production environments) to ensure sustainability and controls
  • Enable RPA building blocks for re-use across NASS by leveraging collaboration tools and meetings
  • Sustain and troubleshoot various issues arising from automation solutions across projects
  • Inform, engage and efficiently support stakeholders across NSS
  • Oversee and support the enablement of contractors/consultants driving automation initiatives
  • Coach and develop team members and serve as a mentor across peer group to further develop transformation/ automation/ analytics capabilities


  • Bachelors degree, preferably in Computer or Data Science, Accounting, Finance, IT or another relevant Business area. Masters degree in Business Analytics is a plus
  • 5-7 years of experience in IT or Finance project management roles
  • 3-5 years of leading initiatives in a Shared Services environment
  • 2+ years of managing controls and governance
  • 2+ years of experience working with contractors and third parties to deliver results
  • Financial business process knowledge with a proven track record of driving change and improving business processes
  • Technically proficient in RPA oversight and governance, specifically in managing RPA self-service environments (e.g., migration, orchestrator administration/governance, etc.)
  • Strong collaboration and influencing skills, with the ability to influence across multiple functions and levels to drive change adoption
  • Proven successful deployments of Analytics (SAP BW), RPA and database management solutions
  • Strong project management skills to deliver timely and prioritized automated solutions
  • Proven experience in driving operational controls, governance compliance and risk assessments

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

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Posted: 2020-05-15 Expires: 2020-06-15

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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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