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Supply Chain Finance Logistics Specialist- Asia

Designation: 

  • Supply Chain Finance Logistics Specialist- Asia

Experience

  • Degree in accounting, finance or equivalent;

Location:

  • Karachi, Pakistan

About us!

We are on a mission to help people eat healthy and to reduce carbon footprint through the power of plants! If you would like to join us, read on! Do you know your Kale from your Quinoa or the difference between a Flexitarian to a Regenerative Grazer?  We are looking for top talent for an exciting new movement within the Food Industry.

On Friday 15th December, it was announced that Unilever was to sell the Spreads business to KKR and the transfer of ownership took place in July 2018. KKR are committed to supporting the business’ growth ambition, whilst continuing to follow Unilever’s responsible sourcing policies, including working towards the goal of sourcing 100 per cent sustainable palm oil by 2019.

 

The scope of the role includes the operations in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Thailand. Supply Chain Finance Logistics Specialist responsibilities mentioned below will cover the activities based on those countries 

Your Main Responsibilities: -

Production Cost

  • Reviewing monthly production results related to 3PM production
  • Develop tools and reports to provide better cost transparency for 3PM operations in the region

Logistics Cost

  • Logistics Cost performance management
  • Improve the Logistics forecast accuracy through understanding of cost drivers/ flows
  • Driving cost reduction agenda

Business Waste

  • Controlling Business Waste performance delivery
  • Establishing controls for managing business waste

Supply Chain Overheads

  • Supply Chain Overheads Controlling
  • Managing overheads budget of the Asia region with budgeting, controlling, reporting, preparing variance analysis. 

Projects

  • Understanding 3P manufacturing contracts and working on cost reduction initiatives together with Supply chain and Procurement teams
  • Providing financial support for Asia sourcing strategy development
  • Working with Supply Chain teams for Factory and Logistics network optimization projects
  • Working for Supply Chain finance requirements of the New SAP design
  • Integrating Asia to global SC Finance way of working and supporting SU-MSO-Principle models

Skills, experience and qualifications: -  

  • Degree in accounting, finance or equivalent;
  • Over 4 years of experience in financial, operational and business partnering roles
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills with ability to respond under pressure
  • Experience of working in cross functional teams within a matrix environment desirable
  • Ability to influence senior stakeholders.
  • Flexible and open minded, quick to adapt to changing requirements
  • Strong communication and report writing skills - Fluent spoken and written English is required
  • Very strong work ethic, resilience in the face of pressure, good team player, ability to meet multiple stretching deadlines
  • Strong analytical bias and Microsoft Excel skills
  • PowerPoint capability

Your Personal Power! :-

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

Culture

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.

If you are an entrepreneur at heart and have a passion for winning, a strong understanding of the CPG business, ad would like to join us, apply and speak to one of our Talent Matchmakers!

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