Merchandising Manager - Victoria BC

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Auto req ID: 197774BR

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About PepsiCo Canada

PepsiCo is a global leader in snacks, foods and beverages, and is comprised of some of the world's most recognized and trusted brands. PepsiCo Canada is organized into two business units; PepsiCo Beverages Canada, which includes brands such as Pepsi, Tropicana and Gatorade; PepsiCo Foods Canada, which includes Frito Lay Canada and Quaker Canada.

At PepsiCo Canada, we're committed to achieving business and financial success while leaving a positive imprint on society - delivering what we call Performance with Purpose. Performance with Purpose is at the heart of every aspect of our business.

Our people are our greatest asset. By supporting their ability to work effectively together and providing them with the tools they need to succeed, we are ensuring that PepsiCo Canada is the kind of company where talented people of all backgrounds want to work.

PepsiCo Foods Canada – Merchandising Manager

Accountable for staffing, coaching, training, and motivating a team of full-time Customer Service Specialists to ensure effective execution of all merchandising standards, marketing programs, ordering and service requirements. Ensure effective communications are in place between all large format team members including the SDSL, CDMs, CSCs, CSS and PT CSS. Reports to SDSL.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Staff, coach, train, and motivate FT CSS team
  • Conduct one-with-one meetings with CSSs
  • Conduct “work-withs” and coaching sessions with CSSs
  • Implement all sales, marketing, merchandising and personnel programs through effective communication with CSSs
  • Conduct business reviews with key decision makers
  • Maintain business control requirements including inventory and sales reporting accuracy
  • Leading Team Communication (ie Weekly Team Calls)


Key Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings and/or weekends and holidays
  • Experience in a DSD retail environment preferred
  • Ability to travel and a valid driver’s license

PepsiCo is an Employer of Choice:
* Opportunity to work for a Tier 1 global organization company with Billion Dollar Brands
* One of Canada's Top 100 Employers
* We take people development seriously offering career growth opportunities through robust full cycle career planning, talent development programs, challenging and rewarding assignments nationally and internationally
* Work within a fast paced ever evolving business, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds, experiences and needs
* Participation in our competitive Total Rewards Program

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular