Finance Sr Manager, Holistic Cost Management COE

Job Description

Auto req ID: 209462BR

Job Description

Holistic Cost Management (HCM) is a strategic priority to fuel PepsiCo’s ambitious growth aspirations. We are driving savings through HCM to reinvest to win in the marketplace by following some key guiding principles (thinking holistically, externally focused to win, ingrained in the culture to drive adoption). Starting 2020 and for coming years, we will drive our HCM program on three tracks.

  • Build Cost Management Center of Excellence to assemble intimate knowledge of cost base, provide visibility, share learnings and best practices; and guide and enable HCM efforts
  • Drive a robust portfolio of cost capabilities. Six core planks defined, with significant progress on key capabilities. Key to ensure progress and deliver results on in-flight capabilities and to launch key new capabilities
  • Ingrain HCM as part of our culture through reinforcing operating model, communication, tracking
The Sr Manager Cost CoE role will be integral in building HCM as a critical capability for Pepsico by leading the CoE and creating a new critical capability for PepsiCo. This role will be a core part of a small central team and work closely with functional experts in the global markets and with key stakeholders in the markets/sectors. This role will drive the integration and development of intimate knowledge of our cost structure; Conduct deep-dive reviews of cost structure for key markets; Incorporate relevant external perspective through benchmarks; collaborate with the market to conduct diagnostics / identify and prioritize opportunities to manage cost and drive performance; define a roadmap to reset cost structure in key markets; ensure execution and adoption while ensuring success and ROI by ongoing tracking of adoption.

  • Build and concentrate intimate knowledge of cost base to provide visibility and enable management of holistic cost base
  • Integrate comprehensive cost data for key markets by working closely with markets to collect, interpret cost data/economics
  • Incorporate external perspective through relevant and actionable benchmarks
  • Identify material cost opportunities for markets through diagnostic
  • Build a vision of target cost structure for key markets and glide path with a robust action plan
  • Codify process and analytical tools to be able to replicate and scale in additional markets to establish coat capability
  • Guide and enable deployment of a portfolio of cost capabilities


  • Minimum 6 years experience; Mix of finance, planning, strategy and transformation roles
  • Bachelor's required
  • Insight into business and performance levers
  • Outstanding analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Ability to engage with mid and senior stakeholders within the organization and across multiple functions

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular