Sales Controller

As the sales controller, you step into a new role wihtin Upfield and you will be partnering with the Retail Sales Team. You will be the main point of contact and you'll give full support to their commercial & finance requests. You will report to Finance manager France and will be based Rueil-Malmaisonin France. Upfield's future way of work will be hybrid and we ecourage you to work together with your colleagues in the office 50% of the time. 

You will be responsible for rebate control and monitoring, month end closing, sales forecasting, customers’ performance management and embedding Net Revenue management fundamentals in the business to maximize growth & profit opportunities. The role looks to drive change across the function to provide more value add and strategy support to the Finance manager and the business. You will focus on both operation accounting as prepare group reportng and sales & margin reporting, as well as more strategical managing the forecasting cycle and being the finance represenatative in the S&OP business monthly cycle.  

Your detailed analysis and reporting is supporting the business to drive performance (growth & profit) and inform on pricing, investment and innovation decisions. Next to the daily business, you will work on building financial models to gain further insight to business activities and future opportunities.  

Within the France commercial team, you guard the one source of finance data to maintain finance credibility and you are the go-to person for all commercial finance requests.  

In this role, you drive business performance, you work proactively with key stakeholders and  you have regular exposure to the Management Team on latest Sales results / estimations. Therefore, we are looking for someone who is comfortable in business partnering on management level with different (senior) stakeholders. You have a very strong work ethic, resilience in the face of pressure and you have attention to detail. We work with SAP S4 and BPC so having experience with this is a big plus. 

You have relevant experience within a (commercial) finance business partnering role and FMCG experience is a pre. You will match to Upfield and this role if you have the ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment.  

Please apply below, or if you have additional questions just send me a whatsapp message using (0615697958). I understand your resume might not be up to date, just send me what you have.   

We would like to receive your application before October 15th after this date, everyone will get a response.  

Milou van Regteren, Talent Acquisition Specialist  

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

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. 

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 Fruit D’Or, Planta Fin, Proactive, Becel,… 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. We work in Insurgent Culture with a talented and hungry team, demonstrating Unconditional Delivery Mindset each day. We act like owners, pick up the phone & get it done! 

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