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Food for Good City Operations Lead

Little Rock, AR 72201
Auto req ID: 218611BR

Job Description

Food for Good was launched in 2009 by a small group of enterprising PepsiCo employees who wanted to make a meaningful impact in their communities. We saw an opportunity to use PepsiCo's logistical expertise and technological know-how to serve children in low-income communities who didn't have access to nutritious breakfasts, lunches, and snacks.

The position will be responsible for establishing and developing the Food for Good program throughout the city and surrounding region. This role will be multidisciplinary including distribution of meals, managing warehouse operations, and growth of Food for Goods operations, relationships, and impact in the city.


  • As City Lead you must have the ability to do/backup all roles in the warehouse (Packing, Loading, Driving)

  • Supervise all of Food for Goods daily operations in the designated region.

  • Ensure accurate, on-time deliveries of meals to community locations.

  • Manage warehouse operations and product orders.

  • Be the key contact point for customers in that region.

  • Lead the local relationship with building landlords and building maintenance.

  • Manage the city fleet to include all safety and registration needs.

  • Be the safety lead for the location and ensure all safety compliance needs are met.

  • Loading delivery vans and driving vans to make deliveries to partners or events

  • Establish and nurture deep, high-trust relationships with local nonprofit organizations. Understand their objectives and develop strategies on how best to partner with them.

  • Analyze and report on key program information, budget, metrics, and insights. Conduct regular program reviews focused on data-based lessons learned and forward-looking improvements.

  • Monitors the success of community and volunteer engagement strategies and makes course corrections in order to meet the established goals



  • Proven track record leading a large warehouse and delivery driver staff

  • Track record of delivering exceptional customer service

  • Experience managing suppliers and inventory accurately and with minimal waste

  • This position requires previous leadership in community engagement, strong public speaking and writing skills, and the ability to manage staff and volunteers

  • The candidate will be an energetic individual with initiative, imagination, strong organizational, strategic, and interpersonal skills, and have experience and demonstrated success at working with volunteers or related audiences

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm and the ability to collaborate with staff and volunteers, and the capacity to work both independently and collaboratively in a team-oriented environment

  • Experience with fleet and basic facilities management

  • Preferred to have a Class B license or higher (e.g., Class A, CDL)

  • Strong relational, collaborative, and communication skills

  • Willingness to embrace ambiguity and a dynamic environment

  • Positive, highly-motivated, problem-solving attitude

  • Detail orientation

  • Effective time management and strong prioritization skills

  • Willingness to accommodate a flexible schedule that varies with seasonal duties

  • Functional PC skills including Microsoft Excel and Word

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":"Little Rock","state":"Arkansas


Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-15

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Food for Good City Operations Lead

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Little Rock, AR 72201

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