PepsiCo Careers

Finance Analyst

Laguna Hills, California

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 143787BR

Job Description

PepsiCo is looking for a diligent, discerning, and detail-oriented Finance Assistant Analyst for a role in the California region office. This position requires a combination of accounting and finance capability, and reports to the Senior Finance Manager supporting the foodservice sales team. The role is suitable for candidates with finance and/or accounting knowledge and 2-3 years of experience, and may be ideal for candidates with 2-3 years of accounting experience looking to move into a highly-visible finance role.

Selected candidate will be both proactive and detail-oriented, with the ability to handle several competing projects in a fast-paced environment. Attention to detail and internal customer service skills are a must.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as subject matter expert on accrual calculations and reporting pertaining to PepsiCo beverages, as well as on related proprietary software used at PepsiCo
  • Support and train sales team members on proper understanding of accruals, balance sheet, and other accounting basics, with an eye toward the General Ledger impact of system functionality
  • Partner with Senior Finance Manager to conduct quarterly accrual reviews, and serve as key contact with PepsiCo HQ on periodic accrual audits
  • Analyze past financial results and assist with forecasting future results
  • Develop tools and models (mainly Excel-based) to analyze and communicate financial performance


  • Bachelor’s degree - Business, Finance, Economics, or quantitative field preferred
  • 2+ years of experience preferred
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Ability to multi-task and handle competing priorities
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • High comfort with learning new systems

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.

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