Trade Spend Supervisor

Job Description

Auto req ID: 211126BR

Job Description

The Role:
This role is responsible for leading our Trade Accounting Team in the Cambridge office.Together with the analysts on the team, this role will ensure accurate recording and reporting of trade expenses and liabilities for Frito Lay Canada and Quaker Canada.

The Company
PepsiCo Canada is recognized as one of Canada’s top 100 employers. PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. Our product portfolio includes 22 world-famous, billion-dollar brands; from Gatorade to Quaker, Tropicana to Lay’s and more. We make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world. PepsiCo's effort to help build a more sustainable food system represents a key element of the company's broader vision of accelerated, sustainable growth known as Winning with Purpose. As part of this vision, PepsiCo is striving to be a better company by further integrating purpose into the core of its business and brands and doing even more for people and the planet. Our purpose efforts include fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment, supporting the communities where we live and work, and improving choices in our portfolio through reformulations and new products.

At PepsiCo Canada, we are focused on delighting our consumers by delivering high-quality products and exciting brand campaigns. Our people are critical to our success and by supporting their personal growth and development and providing them with the tools they need to succeed, PepsiCo Canada is a company you’ll be proud to join!

What you’ll be working on:

  • Accurate and timely financial accounting and reporting of trade accruals and expenditures including approving journal entries, approving reconciliations and publishing reports
  • Leadership and development of 2 Post Audit Associates (L03) & 2 Trade Spend Sr. Associates (L04)
  • Trade liability cash flow annual plan, forecasts and analysis
  • Ensure compliance with relevant Trade Spend SOX controls. Complete relevant SOX testing and maintenance of narrative and test scripts
  • Quarterly Balance Sheet Review presentations
  • Drive continuous improvements in key performance metrics, processes and automation
  • Perform ad hoc financial analysis as needed


Who’s a good fit for the team:

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Ability to effectively multi-task, prioritize and execute tasks accurately
  • Leadership, change management and project management skills
  • Commitment to continuous process improvement
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships and influence others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professionalism, initiative & drive for results
What you can expect from us:
  • Competitive compensation, benefits, pension, RRSP contribution and vacation time
  • A flexible working environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance
  • A dynamic and inclusive culture that promotes you to bring your whole-self to work
  • A supportive team that will encourage your professional growth and development
  • An opportunity to be meaningful and impactful within your work and projects
  • An opportunity to give back to the community with our Always on Volunteer 360 Program
  • An organization that aims to use their scale, reach and expertise to build a more sustainable world
At PepsiCo Canada, our priority remains the health, safety and wellbeing of all our associates. We have added new safety protocols and procedures to ensure we can safely bring smiles to our communities across Canada.

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular