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Key Account Manager Designate - Foothill Ranch, CA

Foothill Ranch, CA 92610
Overview 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. Frito Lay is PepsiCos snack manufacturing, sales and distribution operating unit. They have the worlds largest portfolio of billion dollar foods and are specifically responsible for the growth of some of Americas favorite snack foods, including FRITOS, LAYS, DORITOS, CHEETOS, AND TOSTITOS. Job Description: The Key Account Manager (KAM) Designate role is designed as a 3 - 9 month training program. You will receive a customized on-boarding plan to assimilate and develop the necessary skill set in preparation for an accelerated career path as a PepsiCo Sales Professional. The Key Account Manager (KAM) for Retail Sales contributes to Frito Lays success by executing a selling strategy in the assigned retail account portfolio. Successful candidates will manage key customer relationships including negotiating customer agreements that deliver against internal operating plans while successfully delivering against the customer's expectations. The KAM must develop strategic account plans in order to create sales proposals yielding profitable account development and growth. Further, this person must prepare and conduct quarterly internal presentations to ensure senior management alignment on plans and strategies. Responsibilities Represent Frito-Lay's full portfolio of brands with assigned retail customers Deliver annual volume, trade spend and profit plan On-going analysis and review of business trends to identify gaps to plan and execution Lead annual operating plan & forecast process, collaborating with Finance, Business Units and Business Development Manager Maintenance of Financial Event Planner TPM (Trade Promotion Management) and leveraging Excel modeling to assess financials, valuation & alternate scenarios Develop annual promotion plan while adhering to guidelines and ensure flawless execution through consistent customer engagement Make regular headquarter buyer calls, identify customer needs/priorities and creating fact-based selling presentations for assigned retail accounts Ensure accounts maintain a strategic product mix through SKU optimization -- both new item sell-in and/or SKU reduction Work closely with field retail team to ensure strong communication and execution of programs. Coach/partner local advantage sales and marketing retail account manager on key indirect calls across market Actively participate in customer payment processing including financial contracts, performance and collection Ability to travel 10-20% of the time Must be willing and able to lift 40 lbs. periodically Qualifications Bachelors degree preferred A minimum of 3-5 years of fact-based selling experience Consumer packaged goods experience in a Direct Store Delivery environment Highly motivated individual with excellent communication, negotiation, influencing, and follow up skills Proven leadership capability with a track record of leading and influencing large multi-level teams Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point) This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States Location: This role can sit anywhere within Northern California Note : Covid-19 vaccination may be a condition of employment dependent on role and location. For specific information, please discuss role requirements with the recruiter. EEO Statement 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 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","location_name":"CA-Foothill Ranch-26672-Office-CA007","street_address":"26672 Towne Centre DrSte 360","city":"Foothill Ranch","state":"California

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Posted: 2022-09-20 Expires: 2022-12-31

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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Key Account Manager Designate - Foothill Ranch, CA

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Foothill Ranch, CA 92610

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