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Senior Scientist, R&D Governance and Compliance

Plano, TX 75074
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Job Description

PepsiCo, a leader in the food and beverage industry, has an opening for a Senior Scientist on the R&D Governance & Compliance Team. The candidate must have superb organizational, communication, and analytical skills. We are looking for someone who has sound judgment, strong multitasking abilities and the motivation and drive to help support the business.

The Senior Scientist will be an agent for change and process reviews. Needs to be a big thinker, self starter and able to challenge the status quo and articulate ideas through all levels of the organization.

Additional responsibilities include:
  • Leadership capability - demonstrated cross-functional leadership and collaboration to solve problems, develop effective working relationships and gain resource support to enable the group's initiatives
  • Ability to clearly communicate and win support of ideas and plans to all levels of the organization, both written and verbally.
  • Critical thinking, strong analytical skills and data-based approach to decision making
  • Highly effective organization, negotiation, coordination, and presentation skills
  • Team Work: Ability to manage multiple priorities, think on their feet, and execute with speed
  • Creative thinking and a passion for change and change management.
  • Must have experience in change management.
  • Demonstrated Analytical Skills with Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Excel.
  • Ability to travel to field locations (up to 10%)
  • Demonstrate practical application of risk basked approach
  • Knowledge of End to end integrated quality metrics

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Leadership capability - demonstrated cross-functional leadership and collaboration to solve problems.
  • Ability to clearly communicate and win support of ideas and plans to all levels of the organization, both written and verbally.
  • Critical thinking, strong analytical skills and data-based approach to decision making
  • Highly effective organization, negotiation, coordination, and presentation skills
  • Team Work: Ability to manage multiple priorities, think on their feet, and execute with speed
  • Creative thinking and a passion for change and change management.
  • Must have experience in change management.
  • Demonstrated Analytical Skills with Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Excel.
  • Ability to travel to field locations (up to 10%)
  • Demonstrate practical application of risk basked approach
  • Knowledge of End to end integrated quality metrics



Desirable Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience (CPG preferred)
  • Degree: BS with a focus on Food Science, Food Safety. Masters preferred
  • Position based in Plano, TX

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":"Plano","state":"Texas
Posted: 2019-06-18 Expires: 2019-08-11

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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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Senior Scientist, R&D Governance and Compliance

PepsiCo Inc.
Plano, TX 75074

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