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Accounting Operations Associate Analyst

Chicago, Illinois

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 138667BR

Job Description

  • Deliver special projects identified by Management related to business risks, control failures, and process/system changes
  • Participate on cross-functional special project teams as the process and control subject matter expert
  • Understand and review financial and operational business processes. Assist in the design and implementation of processes that strengthen controls, improve efficiency, and eliminate redundant tasks/efforts or deficiencies
  • Help maintain a strong control environment by acting as a liaison to field locations, SOX team, and other groups
  • Manage the field self-assessment processes and report results to leadership
  • Maintain alignment between Corporate and PepsiCo Chicago accounting policies and provide PepsiCo Chicago supplemental guidance as necessary
  • Provide support/assistance to other groups within the Controller’s areas as needed
  • Assist external auditors and PepsiCo Corporate Audit in examination and reviews


  • BS Degree in Accounting; Master of Accounting or CPA preferred.
  • 1+ years of experience in financial accounting with at least 1 year in public accounting ("Big Four" experience preferred.)
  • High integrity, keen analytical skills, and technical accounting skills (GAAP)
  • Ability to cut through details to summarize information, develop ideas and solve problems
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and competing priorities
  • Strong communication skills - excellent writing and effective and persuasive verbal skills
  • Ability to serve on cross functional teams and work with people at all levels of the organization
  • Manufacturing experience beneficial
  • Must be willing and able to travel up to 20% of the time

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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