Customer Management Account Rep (Key Account Manager), Maumelle

Job Description

Auto req ID: 190137BR

Job Description

We are PepsiCo Sales. We are game changers, mountain movers and history makers. We are a diverse group, spread among 200 countries and united by a shared set of values and goals.
That’s why we Perform with Purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and never settle for second best. At PepsiCo, we’re committed to performing well as individuals and in teams, to strengthen the company as a whole.
Are you hungry to be a part of the World’s largest portfolio of billion dollar food and beverage brands? Then now is the time to explore the Possibilities of PepsiCo.

Pepsi Beverages Company (PBC) is PepsiCo’s beverage manufacturing, sales and distribution operating unit in the United States and Canada. This position will be of the North America Beverage organization.

The Key Account Manager (KAM) for Retail Sales is responsible for executing a selling strategy in assigned retail accounts. Successful candidates will manage key customer relationships including negotiating customer agreements that deliver against internal operating plans and customer expectations.

  • Maximize volume and revenue in key assigned accounts by using fact-based selling methods
  • Activate local and national marketplace initiatives and promotions to build brand development and maximize brand performance
  • Analyze customer information and business trends using IRI and Nielsen to identify and expand business opportunities
  • Work closely with the Selling Operations team to improve overall customer satisfaction
  • Cultivate strong customer relationships
  • Ensure customers are complying with PBNA contract requirements

Qualifications/Requirements

Education and Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

Work Experience:
  • Minimum of 4 years of sales experience; preferably with a consumer packaged goods organization
  • A minimum of 2 years of fact-based direct selling experience

Skills & Capabilities:
  • Highly motivated individual with excellent communication, negotiation, influencing, and follow up skills.
  • Seasoned in conflict management.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Solid understanding of financials including P&L impact of sales decisions.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings and/or weekends
  • Proven leadership capability with a track record of leading and influencing large multi-level teams.
  • Capability to excel in Sales
  • Commitment and ability to succeed within a fast paced organization.
  • Business & financial acumen.
  • Direct Store Delivery (DSD) experience preferred
  • Ability to travel 10- 20% of the time

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.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

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