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Finance Analyst

PepsiCo Winston-Salem, NC
  • Posted: October 31, 2019
  • Full-Time
Auto req ID: 195660BR
Job Description

This is your opportunity to take your financial and analytical skills to the next level with endless possibilities!

The Credit Risk Financial Analyst will be a highly visible key player within the North America Credit Risk COE Team.

General Summary:

  • The Credit Risk Financial Analyst establishes the agenda for managing credit risk, develops customer specific risk mitigation strategies, and implements those strategies
  • The position is a strategic partner providing proactive financial analysis on at risk accounts and recommends appropriate actions
  • The candidate owns their portfolio, performing customer research and conveying this information in a succinct executive format to the Credit Committee
  • The role is highly visible throughout PepsiCo in North America and interfaces with the senior team to mitigate risk while maximizing margin
  • The applicant will be external facing with the customer for all credit risk matters and will need strong negotiation skills to deliver effective customer behavior changes


Credit Risk Analysis/Mitigation: 75%
  • Stays abreast with industry trends to interweave the macro into the micro
  • Review financial statements both quantitatively and qualitatively to assess risk
  • Establish relationships with customers to gain financial insight
  • Prudently defends PepsiCo from loss by assertively influencing the customer
  • Networks with credit community to assess and identify customer credit worthiness
  • Participates and represents PepsiCo on Official Unsecured Credit Committees through the bankruptcy courts
  • Clearly recommends and defines mitigation strategies for high risk accounts to internal stakeholders
  • Prepares and presents quarterly Credit Committee communications to PepsiCo executives
  • Act as single point of contact for escalations and remediation for areas of ownership

Special Projects/Analytics: 10%
  • Lead projects designed to optimize credit risk function
  • Leverage technology and harmonize process to improve the way PepsiCo operates

Personal Development Action Plan:15%
  • Drive self-development and continuous learning by actively participating in coaching
  • Execute against developmental feedback
  • Continuously expand relevant knowledge and skill base

Basic Qualifications:

  • Four year degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics or comparable business experience
  • Strong financial analysis background
  • Well-developed analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly effective written and interpersonal communication skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to influence and engage in limited negotiation
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong team and organizational skills
  • A high level of proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications including Excel
  • Must be willing and able to travel up to 5%

  • MBA, CFA, CPA or other relevant designation preferred
Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
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



Winston-Salem, NC

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