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Sales Operations Manager at PepsiCo

  • Lagos


PepsiCo – In 1965, Donald Kendall, the CEO of Pepsi-Cola, and Herman Lay, the CEO of Frito-Lay, recognized what they called “a marriage made in heaven,” a single company delivering perfectly-salty snacks served alongside the best cola on earth. Their vision led to what quickly became one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies: PepsiCo. Our company is made up of seven divisions: PepsiCo Beverages North America; Frito-Lay North America; Quaker Foods North America; Latin America; Europe; Africa, Middle East and South Asia; and Asia Pacific, Australia/New Zealand and China. Each of these divisions has its own unique history and way of doing business.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Sales Operations Manager

Job ID: 296326
Location: Lagos
Job Schedule: Full time


  • Define the Sales operations and capability strategy that will enhance a competitive GTM, market share growth and delivery of business targets; providing the implementation plan and driving roll out through the Commercial Leadership team
  • Coordinate all sales projects, Analytics, Commercial Standards, Scorecards and ensuring that the desired results are achieved whilst promoting a culture of continuous improvement in the function
  • Provide peer leadership to the Commercial Leadership team to ensure full alignment and embedding of the defined sales process, standards and measurement
  • Sales growth driver – development, measurement and tracking and performance insights, market & competitor monitoring, analysis and reporting whilst developing Commercial Insights.


  • Minimum of 7 years in senior commercial roles within multinational companies
  • Ability to move between strategic thought leadership and operation/project delivery detail as well as an ability to manage and influence a range of local and global stakeholders
  • An individual who understands how to get things done within PepsiCo and other MNC; and has the ability to influence across a broad network of the organization – there is some ‘thinking’ involved’ but much of this will be about simply ‘decide’ and ‘act’
  • Analytical, Numeric with a disruptive thinking/ mind-set
  • Team player and team coach
  • Able to identify and understand both the employees and the business needs and drive the necessary capability interventions
  • Continuous improvement mind-set
  • Proven track record of performance delivery, and leading transformational change


  • Proven results at delivering business change
  • Operating knowledge of how to commercialise large scale innovation
  • Project leadership skills
  • Leadership: Since Sales Operations employees work both individually and in a team, it necessitates that each maintains some leadership capabilities
  • Planning Abilities: the employee must be able to plan strategies and future operation goals effectively
  • Motivation: The stress of sales on employees requires that Sales Operations employees maintain office morale through motivation and reward
  • Multitasking: The diverse nature of Sales Operations responsibilities means that employees should have a wide variety of skills that can be employed simultaneously.
  • Analytical Analysis: The incumbent would be required to analyse a large sets of data, employees must have analytical analysis skills
  • Dedication: sales operations activities are often time-consuming, meaning that employees must be dedicated to their profession
  • Trend Analysis: The incumbent must understand competitors and all competitive products, in relation to PepsiCo’s product

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer in line with the Employment Equity Act

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