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Category Development and Space Planning Manager

Coca-Cola Beverages Florida
Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    8677
Category Development and Space Planning Manager
Tampa, FL, USA Req #7773

Friday, September 10, 2021

Coca-Cola Beverages Florida, LLC (Coke Florida) is a family-owned independent Coca-Cola bottler that is the third largest privately-held and the sixth largest independent Coca-Cola bottler in the United States. Coke Florida's exclusive territory covers over 18 million consumers across 47 Florida counties, and includes the major metropolitan markets of Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando and Tampa. Coke Florida sells, markets, manufactures and distributes over 600 products of The Coca-Cola Company and other partner companies including Monster Beverage Corporation and BODYARMOR. In 2017, Coke Florida generated over $1.2 billion in revenue and the company currently has approximately 4,800 employees.

As one of the first US greenfield independent Coca-Cola bottlers in nearly sixty years, Coke Florida is at an exciting stage in its transformational journey to become a leading-edge beverage company, the best bottler in the Coca-Cola System, and one of the best companies to work for in Florida.

The Category Development and Space Planning Manager will maximize the business value and marketing opportunities leveraging non-alcoholic beverage category insights. This role is responsible for turning data and consumer insights into differentiated solutions designed to capitalize on brand/category trends.

Role Responsibilities

  • Own the process and develop plan-o-grams (POGs) by channel and customer that align with Coca-Cola space strategies, support business objectives and maximize opportunities
  • Work closely with the plan-o-gram reset manager to support implementation across the market
  • Leverage multiple data sources to execute ad-hoc analysis and planned projects
  • Assist in the development and dissemination of technical and analytic support to key customer teams and internal stake holders
  • Work with the North America Operating Unit (NAOU) and brand partners to ensure Coke Florida receives the latest beverage category data and capabilities from the Coke system

Role Requirements

  • Advanced knowledge of planogram software including BlueYonder (JDA) Space Planning
  • Proficiency using syndicated and panel data as well as pricing, promotion and assortment optimization software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint and Teams)
  • Excellent verbal and written presentation skills with the ability to interpret data and effectively communicate insights with Coke Florida leaders and other stakeholders
  • Ability to travel if needed (minimal)
  • Strategic thinking-forward-looking vision and anticipating of future needs
  • Proven track record for delivering sustainable results
  • 5-7 years in CPG
  • 2+ years in category management / space planning a plus
  • Bachelor's degree
  • DSD and/or beverage industry experience a plus
  • BlueYonder (JDA) Space planning desired
  • Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, PowerBI
  • Syndicated data tools (Nielsen IQ, IRI Unify, panel data, etc.)


This job description is not an exhaustive list of all functions that the employee may be required to perform, and the employee may be required to perform additional functions. Coke Florida reserves the right to revise the job description at any time. Employment with Coke Florida is at-will. The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and, if requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform essential functions of their job, absent undue hardship.

Coca-Cola Beverages Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Other details

  • Job Family Commercial Leadership
  • Job Function Marketing
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education Bachelor's Degree

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  • Tampa, FL, USA






Posted: 2021-09-12 Expires: 2021-10-11
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