Job Location: Niederanven
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
If you are a passionate and curious controller, looking for a unique professional experience in the world of hazelnut raw materials within an international and dynamic environment as Ferrero Luxembourg HQ, then Hazelnut Company Controlling is the role like no other you will find.
You will be actively involved in the discussion and analysis regarding the hazelnut value chain (from farming, sourcing, transformation, transportation and warehousing up to Ferrero production plants).
This is an opportunity to become an active and valuable member of an international controlling team as also a key point of reference for the Hazelnut Company Group management.
Working in a diverse and inclusive environment and learning from different cultures and personalities will make you feel part of the Ferrero family, with employees at the heart of everything you will do.
Let's have a look at what you will do:
You will be a valuable player that will help us further stabilize and confirm the key position of the Hazelnut Company Controlling within the entire Group, fostering a culture of learning, development and inclusion.
As Hazelnut Controller, you will be responsible for the preparation and analysis of the monthly closure that will be afterwards presented to the Hazelnut Company Group management. You will be also responsible for the elaboration of our strategic plans, budget and forecast.
You will also hold a key position while providing various cost efficiency analysis for the different Hazelnut Company Group partners (within and outside Hazelnut Company family). Provide various monthly updated reports and analysis.
You will be responsible for the preparation and upload of the new pricing into SAP at beginning of the new year. You will play an active role in developing and implementing Hazelnut Company projects (ongoing and future one).
Liaising regularly with all the stakeholders, Hazelnut Company colleagues and departments involved in transaction processes, you will build enriching working relationships with key stakeholders, developing an expertise in Hazelnut Company controlling due diligence, planning and execution.
Who we are looking for:
What you will bring:
• Master’s degree in Business or Economics,
• At least 3 to 5 years of experience in Controlling, preferably in multinational companies
• Solid analytical background and strong attention to detail
• Problem solving attitude and ability to relate with different organizational levels (from operative profiles to top management)
• Ability to provide leadership to multiple disciplines in a large and complex organization
• Proactive attitude, result oriented, curious to learn, able to balance and execute on many initiatives in parallel
• Microsoft Office as must have, SAP FI/CO and Oracle Planning tools as a plus
• Fluent in English
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.
Strong analytical mind, attention to details on one hand and great organisational skills on the other, are the key to success. Employee contribution and engagement at Ferrero is based on the individual, team and organisation dimension, so you should have the ability to work independently, as a team member and build good relations with stakeholders on all levels. Being flexible and dealing with a dynamic working environment and embedding new knowledge and skills in existing competencies will definitely help you to become a high performer here.