PepsiCo Careers

Account Controller – Ready to Return Programme

Ready to Return

United Kingdom - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 149674BR

Job Description

Ready to Return?

PepsiCo UK is introducing a new and exciting programme for professionals who are ready to re-enter the workforce. Have you taken a career break and are Ready to Return to work? In an effort to support, engage and advance those who have put a pause in their career we are delighted to launch our 10/12-week paid Ready to Return programme in September 2018 for candidates looking for a fulltime or part-time returnship.

To ease the transition back to work, participants in the programme will receive mentoring and coaching support, training to refresh skills and opportunities to network and learn about working at PepsiCo. The internship may result in further offers to join the PepsiCo family and discover an environment of flexible opportunities. Are you ready?


Our Commercial teams are passionate, driven individuals, with a genuine lust for learning and development! They work hard and achieve great success individually and as part of a strong team. If you thrive on personal challenge and development then it’s a great environment to work in. At PepsiCo, you get the best of both worlds: an entrepreneur’s mindset plus reach and resources.


Ideally you’ll have experience in:

  • Category Management
  • Customer/Account Management
Essential Skills:
  • A sales background with experience of account ownership, account planning (AOP), and forecasting
  • Experience of developing and executing joint business plans
  • P&L ownership and understanding, including knowledge of the key business drivers
  • Skilled negotiator – ability to conduct multi-faceted negotiations at both tactical and a strategic/contractual level
  • Strong results orientation, track record of hitting and exceeding targets
  • Commercial Acumen – Strong commercial and analytical ability required to manage both the operational and strategic agenda
  • Pricing and Promotion strategies
  • Channel strategy development
  • Project management experience
Closing date for applications is Friday 6th July 2018

Why PepsiCo?

PepsiCo UK is home to some of the world’s most loved food and drink products. Making every day favourites like Walkers Crisps and Quaker Oats, we have a phenomenal reputation for developing and launching products that our consumers love. We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and have recently been voted a Top Employer for the seventh year in a row!

At PepsiCo, our teams reflect the diversity of our consumers and our communities. Simply put, inclusion is a way of life in our culture. And we see excellent value in the experiences and perspectives of professionals who have taken time away to tend to life’s other needs.

Careers at PepsiCo

We pride ourselves on our superb work force. The people in this business genuinely care about doing a great job! We have a common goal - strive to continuously improve our business performance and our own personal development. With the majority of our UK vacancies being filled by internal promotions, we are continually developing and encouraging our employees to push themselves further and offer them support with their continual learning.

PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated approximately $63 billion in net revenue in 2016, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana. PepsiCo’s product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.

At the heart of PepsiCo is Performance with Purpose – our fundamental belief that the success of our company is inextricably linked to the sustainability of the world around. We believe that continuously improving the products we sell, operating responsibly to protect our planet and empowering people around the world is what enables PepsiCo to run a successful global company that creates long-term value for society and our shareholders. For more information, visit

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline