Kerry Group

Costings Accountant

Kerry Group
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire
Not disclosed
20 Nov 2020
27 Nov 2020
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

About Kerry

There’s no one quite like Kerry Foods. We’ve grown from a small farmers’ collective to a multi-billion food business - keeping hold of our ethics, spirit and character all the way. Today, we stand as a leader in a competitive and ever-changing global market. We’re aiming to pioneer new ways to delight the tastes of tomorrow, so we know that we can never stand still. Joining Kerry Foods means becoming part of this incredible story – and helping to write the next chapter.

About the role

6 month contract role 

Start date: ASAP 

Location: Remote now, and then to be based in Burton in the New Year

To support the PC&I Team and Brexit projects in: 

  • Required to work with multiple teams such as Operations, Procurement and central project teams
  • Product costings for multiple customers and sites
  • Mass data updates related to Brexit tariffs
  • SAP pricing approvals
  • Ad-hoc site support

Insight & Analysis 

  • Provide financial insight and analysis on product costings across all sites
  • Providing analysis with insight on inflation and price recovery
  • Ensuring that we are challenging and influencing processes and costs to maximize profitability and efficiency
  • Provide commercial function with insight based on costings information versus current/similar products
  • Build relationships with operational team to ensure costings accurately match operational processes
  • Time bound information for price recovery and open book costings based on current agreed contracts

Functional Excellence 

  • Embrace a culture of continuous improvement
  • Use of best in class processes and systems
  • Being able to work cross-functional
  • Bringing relevant business knowledge to the role.

Your Profile: 

  • CIMA/ACCA Qualified or Part-Qualified
  • Proven track record in a similar role in Operational Finance experience or Costing experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong Excel
  • Attention to detail

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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