Commercialization Supervisor

Job Description

Auto req ID: 197958BR

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to build, roll-out & embed best in class project management on marketing innovations, promotions, activations, value engineering and renovation through stage gate, systems, data standards, & KPIs consistent with Category & EER (PepsiCo East Europe organization) best practices & principles.

  • Keep x-functional team on track against key milestones, particularly in between Gates, to ensure that programs remain on target for planned launch dates
  • Providing world-class Commercial project management expertise, delivering solutions that enable rapid speed-to-market and flawless execution
  • Driving innovation synergies and minimizing duplication and low value-add activities
  • Challenge project plans, financials and assumptions in order to optimize P&L and timelines and minimize project risk
  • Develop creative solutions with input from Commercialization Manager and x-functional team

Qualifications/Requirements

  • High level of business acumen is required (5 to 7 years business experience)
  • Fluent in English
  • Financial knowledge & commercial understanding
  • Very strong, proven commercial project leadership skills
  • Operating knowledge of how to commercialize large scale innovation (incl. Stage Gate management)
  • Strong commercial negotiation skills and/or commercial supply chain experience
  • Good understanding of market research methods
  • Understand channels/trade P&L
  • Strong commercial negotiation skills and commercial supply chain experience
  • Working within a complex, fluid x-functional environment
  • Managing significant amounts of change and being able to influence a broad base of x-functional stakeholders & peers

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular