Upfield Recruitment

By | May 31, 2021

Upfield Recruitment 2024

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Upfield has published new opportunities for 2024….See Full details below

Overview of Upfield

Upfield is a consumer packaged goods company that sells multiple brands of margarine and other food spreads. It includes brands such as Flora, Stork, and I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!. Upfield was spun off from Unilever and purchased by investment firm KKR in 2018.

The following positions are available at Upfield . Explore for your position of choice and then apply according to the information provided.

Available Upfield Application 2024 Positions & Details

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager

Main Responsibilities

  • Lead the day-to-day operations of the performance management with emphasis on continuous improvement and ensuring all financial analysis and corresponding reports are accurate, timely and address the needs of the business.
  • Detailed analysis of customer & brand profitability, margin trends, trade and marketing expenses (including reconciliation) and interpretation of divisional financial results
  • Perform financial modeling to support decision-making both for planning and value creation, leading to ROI, NPV, payback and other financial measurements.
  • Participate in month-end close meetings with Accounting, Operations, and senior management.
  • Lead the review/audit of monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting of corporate results.
  • Steer financial forecast and planning processes; S&OP, forecast and budget coordination and consolidation for the Africa BU’s; drive constant quality improvement and accuracy.
  • Coordinate and own management reporting for the region and markets like Month-end performance reporting (trend analysis, mission tracker), performance dashboards; drive automation as required.
  • Work with the Finance and Operations management to help implement policies related to establishing reliable and accurate cut-off and accrual procedures, expense approvals, etc.
  • Develop, analyze, and communicate ad hoc financial reports to the business.
  • Prepare materials and presentations for board meetings and senior management.

About you!


This position requires a highly motivated, hands on, detail oriented and organized individual with strong communication, interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently.

Minimum Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree and professional accounting designation required (or working toward completion).
  • Ability to consolidate, analyze and summarize large amounts of data from a variety of sources.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint with the ability to build complex formulas to support quantitative analysis, modelling, trend analysis and exception reporting.
  • Experience with SAP, BI products (Power BI, Tableau, etc.).
  • Strong communication, relationship building, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively get ahead of deliverables and manage multiple priorities.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently.
  • FMCG experience an asset including working in the multi-region reporting environment

How to Apply

Interested applicants should CLICK HERE to apply.

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