Sr Category Manager

Job Description

Auto req ID: 189249BR

Job Description

Demand Xcelerator is a team that represents a transformation of Shopper Insights, Shopper Marketing, Category Leadership, and Space Engineering resources to support Sales and Marketing plans for enterprise, national, and regional customers across the PepsiCo portfolio. This approach allows us to build best-in-class capabilities, develop deep functional expertise, and offer focused programs to drive growth with our customers. The Demand Xcelerator will help PepsiCo provide our customers cutting edge data and insights, as well as, personalized solutions to drive incremental growth for both our customers and PepsiCo.

This role will lead the Strategy and Business Intelligence support on the PepsiCo Dollar General Category Leadership team across the entire PepsiCo portfolio. The primary objectives of this role are to drive accelerated growth, market share gains, and elevated customer partnership via Shopper/Customer Insights. Key accountabilities include leading PepsiCo/DG’s transformational big bets initiatives, providing analytic support through the JBP, PepsiCo AOP and uncovering white space opportunities for PepsiCo.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required, MBA degree preferred
  • 5-10 years’ experience across CPG and Category Management preferred
  • Proficiency in shopper data and analytics
  • Need thorough understanding of IRI/Nielsen syndicated data, HH panel, ShoperSights,etc
  • Well versed in Microsoft suite of products, Excel/PowerPoint
  • Comfortable and desiring to present at the Senior Executive Level
  • Highly motivated self-starter with ability to multi-task
  • Strong project management skills, ability to thrive in a matrix environment
  • Creativity and strategy skills
  • Persuasive leadership and influencing skills
  • Business relationship management
  • Strong organization and communication skills both verbal and written
  • Strong analytical, data analysis, problem solving, and storytelling experience
  • This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular


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