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Strategy Director

Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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Auto req ID: 235133BR Job Description About PepsiCo: PepsiCo is one of the world's leading food and beverage companies, with over $64 Billion in Net Revenue and a global portfolio of diverse and beloved brands. We have a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes 22 brands that each generated more than $1 Billion in annual retail sales. PepsiCo's products are sold in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo's strength is its people. We are over 250,000 game changers, mountain movers and history makers, scattered around the world, and united by a shared set of values and goals. We believe that acting ethically and responsibly is not only the right thing to do but also the right thing to do for our business. At PepsiCo, we aim to win sustainably in the marketplace and accelerate our top-line growth, while keeping our commitment to do good for the planet and our communities. We call this Winning with Purpose. For more information on PepsiCo and the opportunities it holds, visit www.pepsico.com. PepsiCo Beverages North America (PBNA), which is the largest operating sector in PepsiCo at $20B+ Net Revenue, is focused on delivering its best-in-class portfolio and execution today while also charting the long-term growth and transformation efforts to succeed in the future as well. The Strategy and Transformation Director for the West Division will be based in Irvine, CA and will report directly to the Strategy and Transformation Sr. Director and focus on establishing actionable and agile solutions to address the most challenging issues facing the company. Given the consumer, customer and social trends that all seemingly have their origins in the West Coast of the U.S., this role will truly have the opportunity to shape the course not just for this Division but for the company as a whole as well. The primary focus of this role is to: The main purpose of this role is to enable PepsiCo substantial growth and competitive advantage and unlock the value of business strategy to drive value for our customers and consumer. As Director of West Division Strategy, this role will work in close partnership with the Strategy & Transformation Head to lead strategy efforts identifying new opportunities for strategic growth that will create long-term value. This person will be deeply involved in the oversight and execution of PBNA West Divisions Strategic Planning process including disciplined execution of transformational strategic projects to ensure strategic, financial, and operational objectives are achieved. This role will be critical in partnering with the Sector Transformation and Strategy team to create greater visibility across our entire transformation agenda and ensure a stronger linkage with that team and identified transformation efforts. This role will also work with that larger PepsiCo Strategy and Transformation team that is focused on bringing fresh and disruptive thinking to the ever-changing macro-environment. PepsiCo has Strategy & Transformation professionals aligned with each of our Sectors (e.g., PBNA), Global Businesses, and PepsiCo Corporate. This role is part of a team of leaders who are the driving force in the development and growth of PBNA West Division with a focus on simplification and digitalization, enabling the transformation readiness and operating model maturity while synchronizing efforts with the enterprise agility agenda. Accountabilities Director, Strategy: Oversee and execute PBNA West Divisions Strategic Planning process including disciplined execution of transformational strategic projects to ensure strategic, financial, and operational objectives are achieved. Support the S&T head in building the long-term strategy of PBNA West Division in collaboration with PBNA Sector Strategy group to deliver sustainable, profitable growth for the Division and contribute to the overall growth plan for PBNA. Support and lead projects sponsored by the West Division Strategy & Transformation team, PBNA Sector Strategy team and West Leadership team across all functions including General Management, Sales and Supply Chain. Provide thought leadership to business partners and other operating leaders on a broad range of business-critical topics, serving as the internal consulting team and business partners to PBNA West Division organization and Sr. Leadership team. Identify and deconstruct business issues and develop strategic, analytical, and financial frameworks to conduct analyses including strategic and economic analyses on new business opportunities, including support to pre and post-M&A activities. Assess business model options and seize market trends to substantiate long-term business prospects. Champion an agile organization and approach to solving business solutions. Demonstrate strong leadership and significant influence management skills with the ability to gain credibility with Sr Leadership while challenging the status quo. Liaise with the Leadership Team to expedite decision-making for strategic business decisions. Monitor expectations and takes corrective action to address gaps. Engage with Leadership Team to achieve adoption and support for standard methodologies on transformational journey concepts. Execute against time-sensitive requests from Executives and cross-functional business partners. Build Executive ready project deliverables, including presentations within the West Division and for the PBNA Executive Committee. Maintain an external mindset, including staying on top of consumer, competitive, and macroeconomic/geopolitical trends. Monitor the marketplace to identify and assess key consumer and industry trends that can inform PBNAs strategy and operational plans. Assess strategic opportunities and competitive threats. Lead the execution of the Enterprise Strategic Planning Process. Qualifications/Requirements 10+ years of strategy experience in a variety of positions both internally and externally (top-tier Consulting firm experience strongly preferred) BA required (MBA strongly preferred) Highly analytical, motivated, decisive thought leader with excellent managerial skills Possess a deep understand of key drivers of shareholder value creation and how they influence companies portfolio strategy and business model design Strategic mindset with an ability to think broadly, refine questions, and develop analytical frameworks Outstanding project management skills, experience with agile methodologies preferred High EQ and verbal and written communication skills that educate and influence senior leaders; ability to manage up Experience managing teams and partnering with multiple business functions Love of Consumer Packaged Goods and our brands Global outlook with sensitivity and awareness of social and cultural differences Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Limited 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":"Laguna Hills","state":"California
Posted: 2021-06-03 Expires: 2021-07-04

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