International Product Cost Controller

In order to secure further our growth we are looking for a Junior Controller. You will be working in our international group team.

As a Product Cost Controller, you will have 2 main responsibilities:

  • the cost price calculation and price determination of our Bakery & Pastry products across 7 Belgian production sites
  • global cost price simulations for all LLBG factories based on future raw/pack material price evolutions

Your role

  • as new, innovative Bakery products are launched continuously at La Lorraine Bakery Group, it is crucial to be aware of their inherent product cost in order to maintain a strong profitability. You will be responsible for making that product cost calculation in SAP based on the recipe and production information supplied to you
  • you will be setting and maintaining the intercompany prices for all products
  • you’ll be in close contact with the Sales & Marketing departments, discussing the impact of recipe changes or the expected cost of recently developed products
  • based on information from our Purchasing Dept about the raw/pack prices in the coming months/quarters, you’ll be making product cost simulations and communicate your findings towards the Sales Mgrs across the globe

In this role you’ll be reporting directly to the Group Controlling IS Manager, based in Belgium.

Your profile

  • due to the international aspect of this function, a high level of written and spoken English
  • sporadic international travels are not a problem (3 days once every 2 months at most)
  • aside from a good knowledge of MS Office (primarily Excel), prior knowledge of SAP is a definite plus
  • you’re accurate, resilient to stress and can process and analyze large amounts of data

What we offer

  • you will be working in a growing international family business, where innovation is key and you will have the opportunity to help build a modern plant operations environment
  • as part of the Controlling team, a large emphasis will be placed on developing your SAP/Costing knowledge, analytical and communication skills, in general, you will be part of a dynamic team where initiative and entrepreneurship are highly valued
  • through this role you will work closely with various stakeholders from all countries within the La Lorraine group and will have the opportunity to build up an interesting network of international relations
  • as a company we value our employees and you will be able to benefit from an interesting financial package and extra benefits, furthermore we invest in well-being via our health initiatives and respect work-life balance with initiatives such as home office (1day/week) and flexible hours

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What does the application process entail?

Our Talent Acquisition team will be happy to talk to you about our expert and management vacancies as well as our open positions in our production sites. The steps you will go through during the selection procedure can vary for each position. After an interview with HR and an interview with the manager, there may be a personality questionnaire or assessment centre for example.

La Lorraine Bakery Group does not discriminate applicants based on age, gender, culture, social background, religion. Whoever you are, for us it is all about passion, drive, mutual respect and talent.

Are you interested in working with us? Then don’t hesitate to apply!