Building a Better Plant-Based Future together

Cost Controller


About Upfield!

Upfield is a global leader in plant-based nutrition with a great history and a portfolio of iconic brands that people have used and trusted for generations. This includes Flora, Rama, Becel, Blue Band, Country Crock, I Can’t Believe it’s not Butter and ProActiv.

We are a global food company with 27 business units operating in 95 markets. We have the mind-set of a start-up. This makes us fast, agile, entrepreneurial, cost conscious and accountable for our products – from seed to serving at the breakfast, lunch or dinner table.

Your Role

The Latam Cost Controller reports to the Head of SCF Latam and works hand by hand with the FP&A Manager.

The Controller is responsible for controlling Logistics, Supply Chain Overheads and Business Waste for Latin American Countries.

Working closely with the Operations team, the Controller has to make sure all controls are in place, accounting is done correctly, and costs are maintained within the budget. The controller will be responsible for Month End activities working closely with the SC Finance Services team located in Europe. The position will be a strong part of the Supply Chain team, being a controller but also a support for management of Savings, Controls, KPIs setting and Analysis. The ideal candidate is a detail-oriented person with a big capacity to implement processes and controls while keeping simplification and agility in place.

Key Accountabilities

  1. Responsible for Month End Accounting for Logistics, SC Overheads and Business Waste.
  2. Responsible for implementing financial controls framework.
  3. Working closely with the FP&A Manager to set-up the budgets and forecasts for the quarter and annual processes.
  4. Report on Monthly Financial Performance comparing variances vs forecast and KPIs
  5. Work closely with the Supply Chain Operations team to find Value Creation Projects and Savings 


Mission Statement 

At Upfield our purpose is clear……Making people healthier and happier with great-tasting, healthy and natural plant-based products which are good for our planet!


We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.