PepsiCo: Commercial Revenue Management Analyst Needed

A friend is looking for a junior to mid-level commercial strategy analyst to join his team at PepsiCo.
Position is based in PepiCo's Irvine Office and is great for someone 2-6 years out of college.
Recent MBA grads are also encouraged to apply. Special preference for super savvy excel wizard! It's an exciting time to be part of PepsiCo as we create a stronger, faster, and better version of our business. To accomplish this, we need to build and strengthen critical capabilities such as Commercial Revenue Management. Pricing is a powerful lever to grow top and bottom line results and ultimately “Win with Purpose.” As we invest to become more competitive, the Revenue Management team is expanding and integrating into the commercial organization to support PepsiCo Beverages North America’s growth plans to win in the marketplace.
Are you hungry to be a part of the World’s largest portfolio of billion dollar food and beverage brands? Then now is the time to explore the opportunities of PepsiCo: what makes you unique makes us better.
The West Division Commercial Revenue Strategy Analyst will be responsible for performing the analysis and crafting recommendations to inform our revenue strategy across one or more of our channels (Small Format, Large Format, Foodservice) as well as across several of our beverage categories. The position will provide sophisticated analytics and insights to shape future revenue strategy actions. You will not only help optimize our existing portfolio of brands, but also identify opportunities for innovation to deliver future growth.This is an opportunity to contribute to the pricing and promotional strategy for the PepsiCo Beverage Sales Team while developing broader commercial skills.
To succeed it will be critical that you partner effectively across functions including sales, commercial planning, finance, go-to-market and marketing.
Key Accountabilities:
- Support development of annual & long-term revenue strategy for select channels and categories
- Perform category and channel analytics to inform the revenue strategy including profit pool assessment, pack price architecture and trade program performanceInform the West Division pricing and package architecture development through analysis of market and competitive dynamics for both core and innovation products
- Support the development of trade term / margin strategy and trade programsDevelop local pricing playbooks by category and geography (targets, guardrails, insights)
- Support development of portfolio pricing recommendations, including deck analysis, creation and presentation
- Support development and review of quarterly and annual customer plans
- Provide ad-hoc analysis as requested
Qualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor’s Degree required (Economics, Statistics, Finance, Business, or Engineering preferred)
- 2+ years of experience in Revenue Management/Pricing, Insights, Data Analytics, Strategy Consulting, Commercial Planning, and/or Finance
- Strategic thinking and advanced problem-solving skills
- Excellent analytical and modeling capabilities, especially working with large data setsAbility to translate complex, data-intense analytics into actionable recommendations
- Experience working effectively in a cross functional team environment
- Strong verbal and written communication skills to effectively convey findings to both peers and upper-level management
- CPG, Retail, Foodservice and/or functional Revenue Management experience a plus
- Team player with the ability to excel in an agile, collaborative, and ambiguous environmentProficiency in Excel and PowerPoint; knowledge of Tableau and/or statistical software a plus
- Experience with both syndicated (IRI) and in-house data platforms, preferred with the demonstrated ability to quickly learn new software applications
This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States.
Interested candidates should send their resume directly to Harry Ergan: [email protected]
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