Building a Better Plant-Based Future together

Finance Business Partner FP&A - Turkey

Finance Business Partner FP&A - Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey

At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic. We’ve got iconic brands like Rama, Country Crock, Blue Band and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started.

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our Associates, our consumers, our business partners and our world.

We have big ambitions to grow this business and we want to attract the right people – those that love what they do, thrive on responsibility and are looking for career defining opportunities.

About the Role!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting directly to Senior Country Finance Controller
  • Manage the P&L down to EBIT, responsible from budgeting & forecasting, variance analysis & driving corrective actions
  • Provide analytics and insights to drive business performance and inform pricing, investment and innovation decisions.
  • Assisting S&OP process with on-time data input, analysis & suggestions
  • Business Partnering with Genaral Manager/Sales/Marketing/Supply Chain for day-to-day operations
  • Interacting with Shared Services & Global Export company to monitor performance & resolve issues
  • Month-end Closing, Reporting & Reconciliations
  • Master data Management
  • Liaise with Supply Chain Finance to understand cost trends and capital investment requirements. Driving GM improvement through Value Chain Analysis.
  • Cost Analysis – Cost of good sold, Trade Spend, Marketing and Overheads expenses
  • New Business Case reviews & assisting with new product launches.
  • Active risk management with a focus on driving key actions.
  • Embedding strong controls foundations.

About You!

Minimum Qualification

  • Preferably professionally certified in Finance /Accountancy or strong academic background on Finance/Accounting
  • Working experience as a Finance Business Partner and at least 4 years of professional experience, ideally in an FMCG company
  • Multinational environment experience;
  • Strong analytical skills, naturally curious with a drive to make things work
  • Good interpersonal, communication, collaboration and report writing skills
  • Proficiency in Excel modelling and SAP
  • Flexible and open minded, quick to adapt to changing requirements, learn quickly & be agile
  • Very strong work ethic, resilience in the face of pressure, good team player, ability to meet multiple stretching deadlines & prioritisation, ability to drive and own results

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact.

You’ll have to deliver on the commitments you make. And we’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career.

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.

About Upfield!

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the 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.

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!