1+ months

Communications Assoc Manager

Irvine, CA 92606
Auto req ID: 219553BR

Job Description

We are PepsiCo Sales. We are game changers, mountain movers and history makers. We are a diverse group, spread among 200 countries and united by a shared set of values and goals. Thats why we Perform with Purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and never settle for second best. At PepsiCo, were committed to performing well as individuals and in teams, to strengthen the company as a whole. Are you hungry to be a part of the Worlds 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.

PepsiCo Beverages North America (PBNA) is seeking a communications professional with strong writing skills to join its West Division communications team. As the Communications Associate Manager, you will be responsible for supporting a wide range of initiatives with internal and external communications support. This role will report to the Director of Communications, PBNA West Division.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute against Division communications priorities, both internally and externally in key markets.
  • Help drive awareness of local marketing programs that elevate brand reputation.
  • Identify storytelling opportunities in the Division that align with company priorities.
  • Effectively execute day-to-day media relations and PR programs.
  • Pitch and provide information to members of the media and relevant influencers, while also cultivating strong relationships with key reporters.
  • Coordinate with multiple internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment.
  • Assist with corporate functions (e.g., legal and others as needed) internal and external communications as needed including the drafting of leadership messages, press releases and other communications assets as needed.
  • Maintain a firm understanding of PepsiCo's business, including broader competitive environment and sector issues.
  • This role is location free within the West Division.


  • 5+ years of experience in communications or Public Relations
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Spanish-speaking preferred
  • Prefer experience working in a fast-paced setting or agency
  • Excellent writing and editing skills (including presentations, messaging, press releases, fact sheets, etc.)
  • Experience in PowerPoint, Excel, Cision or other similar media programs
  • Proven ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail, organized and proactive
  • Ability to build strong relationships with other teams and functions
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to embrace ambiguity and to be nimble given shifting priorities and challenging business landscape
  • Must be willing and able to travel 15% of the time
  • This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Irvine","state":"California


Posted: 2020-10-22 Expires: 2020-12-24

Performance with Purpose

Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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