Finance Manager - Holistic Cost Management COE

Job Description

Auto req ID: 210108BR

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 Finance Manager Cost CoE role will be integral in building HCM as a critical capability for Pepsico by helping to create 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 global and with key stakeholders in the markets/sectors. This role will drive the integration and development of intimate knowledge of our cost structure; support conducting 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.

Accountabilities:
  • Build knowledge of the 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
  • Collect external perspective through relevant and actionable benchmarks
  • Support analysis to identify material cost opportunities for markets through diagnostic
  • Contribute to 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 cost capability
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Qualifications/Requirements

  • Minimum 4-5 years experience; Mix of finance, planning, strategy and transformation roles
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • Outstanding analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Insight into business and performance levers
  • Ability to engage with mid and senior stakeholders within the organization and across multiple functions

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular