20 days old

Project Manager, Design

New York, NY 10007
Auto req ID: 268416BR Job Description Who We Are At PepsiCo Design, we have a saying: Were crazy enough to think we can inspire the future. This is what drives us, in everything we imagine, develop and execute. Design is a strategic global function for PepsiCo that drives business value by leading innovation, creating experiences and brand engagements.. We are one of the first major food & beverage companies to integrate multiple design disciplinesbrand design, design thinking, industrial design, design strategy, front-end innovationinto a single group. Our goal is clear: to connect PepsiCos food & beverage portfolios, with todays hyper-connected, networked users and consumers hungry for meaningful, authentic and relevant brand experiences across multiple touchpoints and regions of the world. What youll do As a Design Transformation & Graphic Development team lead you will oversee the packaging execution workflow. You will work closely with internal and external teams as well as lead a team of design associates to efficiently manage all design transformation needs for the PBNA team. Lead the graphic development execution of packaging initiatives, evolving design concepts into actionable pre-production files for commercialization. Balance competing priors, while identifying and working against the right priorities, directing the pre-production development/extrapolation of packaging materials across numerous brands, variety of skus, structures and substrates in collaboration with on-site studio. Acquire the knowledge necessary to provide functional expertise (understands the process cold) and build strong relationships across the organization. Leads critical alignments meetings, across a broad range of constituents; design leads, brand, legal, scientific & regulatory, consumer relations, graphic commercialization, etc., to obtain feedback and consensus, and influence others to deliver on agree upon deliverables. Lead recurring pre-production/printability and commercialization meetings. Aligning functional experts from on-site studio, graphic commercialization, brand and design leads, while facilitating discussions and obtaining clarity around execution concerns Develop and communicate actionable timelines to key stakeholders and proactively engage them to keep projects on track and hit key milestones and meet critical time bound goals. Continuously analyze existing processes to identify opportunities and implement optimizations Manage all education and onboarding for internal team and partners. Provide mentorship and guidance to direct reports in the execution of brand projects, beauty mock ups, and development of reference and education materials. COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for this role. Please note that all such company vaccine requirements provide the opportunity to request an approved accommodation or exemption under applicable law. Qualifications/Requirements Bachelors degree required. 8+ years experience in creative services or project management role, ideally leading a team. Strong understanding of creative development workflows and fundamentals, pre-production process and timing. Demonstrate solid project management, collaboration and facilitation skills to work across businesses, sectors, and functions. Must be extremely organized and able to manage competing priorities, gain stakeholder alignment to move initiatives forward Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills; can communicate persuasively to win support across wide range of internal and external partners, minimizes/removes barriers that get in the way of achieving results while driving alignment. Detail oriented, highly organized, ability to manage the large quantity of information across various brands, product deliverables and assets required. Experience in balancing competing priorities without losing momentum, multitasks without sacrificing quality of work.. Self motivated, while exhibits a can-do attitude and a willingness to take on significant challenges while being resourceful, can work through adversity. Learns from experiences and can readily apply that knowledge to new situations and provide actionable steps and solutions. 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":"New York City","state":"New York


Posted: 2022-04-28 Expires: 2022-05-28

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