Associate Manager, NAB Transformation Office

  • Company: PepsiCo
  • Location: White Plains, New York
  • Posted: January 21, 2017
  • Reference ID: 111568BR
This position is responsible for supporting or leading value chain transformation initiatives for the North America Beverages (NAB) division while collaborating with cross-functional leaders. The Manager will partner closely with the Transformation Office Directors to ensure timely execution of strategic projects impacting various functions of the business and help develop the project management expertise for NAB. At times, the manager may be responsible for overall project management, may act as staff augmentation in specific initiatives or, be the project lead responsible for execution and successful delivery. The Manager is a key member of the Transformation Office which is responsible for the successful development, planning and execution of the NAB Transformation Strategy.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Work with cross-functional partners in Supply Chain, Go-To-Market, Field Selling, Finance and HR to execute action plan addressing opportunities in these areas
  • Successfully execute and deliver to project results, identify potential risks that may impact initiatives
  • Assist in identifying new areas of opportunity and developing action plans
  • Support building project management capability for NAB. Collaborate with Global Transformation, Global Operations and NAB Change Management teams to support the development of toolkits and training materials for NAB.

Desired Characteristics:
  • Proven leadership and project management skills, with drive for results
  • Experience delivering improvements in Supply Chain, Distribution, Go-To-Market, Field Selling, Finance and HR
  • Able to think both strategic and tactical
  • Able to work autonomously, manage ambiguity, easily adapt to fast pace organizations
  • Recognized strong collaborative working style to partner with initiative teams and Transformation leadership
  • Focused on delivering high quality and timely deliverables with a positive approach towards the work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to tailor executive communications
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Able to effectively work in a highly-matrixed organization, handling competing priorities and connecting the dots across multiple large-scale initiatives that have interconnecting impacts across functions


Minimum Qualifications:
  • 2-3 years of experience as a strategy project manager
  • Bachelor's Degree, ideally in engineering, business or analytical discipline
  • Master's in Business Administration (MBA) preferred
  • Top-tier strategy consulting firm preferred
  • Prior Consumer Packaged Goods and/or Supply Chain experience in manufacturing, operations and/or logistics preferred

Relocation Eligible

Not Eligible for Relocation

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