Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Commercial Activation Manager, temporary assignment

PepsiCo Inc.

Oslo, MN 56744
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Auto req ID: 140680BR
Job Description

Our business in the Nordics;
The 25 million people living in Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark are no strangers to PepsiCo's portfolio of juice, food, snacks, carbonated and non -carbonated beverages. Our brands Pepsi Max, Mountain Dew, Tropicana, Crsli, Havrefras, Solgryn, Lays and Doritos enjoy strong positions within the marketplace and are loved by consumers throughout the geography.
Our regional headquarter is in Oslo and we also have offices in Helsinki and Copenhagen. We are a highly motivated team of 40 employees, with a clear ambition to retain and develop our great work environment and strong business performance. JOB PURPOSE:

Support Commercial Manager managing the NO/SE beverage businesses and bottler/distributor relations
and Independently drive BTL agenda with bottler and agencies delivering set AOP targets and take ownership on multiple large scale local projects i.e. MAX events, local campaign execution, research tasks etc.

  • Independently lead budget handling of BU Nordics biggest budget including PO creation, accruals, invoice & budget follow as well as securing black swan principles
  • Be lead in creating synergies across Nordics through Marketing platforms & activations, POS, launch material etc.
  • Actively contribute to business planning general support to NO/SE CM developing AOPs, strat. plans etc.
  • Important part of securing the biggest Nordic local BTL Marketing platforms, from 360 idea generating to plan and execution:
  • Take ownership on BTL agenda and secure flawless execution of AOP promotion plan with bottler
  • Independently drive and secure flawless event & sponsorship execution e.g. festivals and concerts
  • Be primary PI BTL agency contact in Norway
  • Co-ordinate adaptation of global/Nordic marketing ammunition and development of local BTL ammunition
  • On-premise support - ensure best practice sharing / collection Nordic/BU. (AOP priority).
  • Daily contact to Ringnes Brand Manager securing optimal workflow and deliveries/implementation of BTL plans
  • BTL activation, POS development, label changes, sales reports, In-store execution etc.
  • Market insights management and performance tracking
  • Manage selected NO/SE business insight projects
  • Develop/ maintain performance management processes and tools (Nielsen Answers Desktop etc.).
  • Develop/execute local digital brand platforms in cooperation with Nordic Marketing team


Professional experience/skills:
  • Have minimum 5 years FMCG experience preferably within a top 5 player with branded products
  • Marketing & Sales capabilities
  • Strong understanding of Norway retail environment
  • Understanding of the Nordic retail environment
  • Analytical skills ability to analyze complex situations
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Experience in Nielsen/Gfk retail/consumer tracking
  • Fluency in English and preferably one of the Nordic languages (DK/NO/SE)
  • Excellent time and project management skills

Personal attributes:
  • Energetic, enthusiastic and confident
  • Team player
  • Results-oriented
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Ability to work independently with complex projects with input from various number of people/function
You should be able to start June 1st 2018
Assignment end date: 31.01.2019

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Temporary
Apply on the Company Site

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.

Powered ByLogo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]