Costing Analyst

£27,000 per annum

Costing Analyst

We want to be a great employer where every member of our team feels as valued as the next, and they share our passion for creating great- tasting food and building a better business that has a positive impact on the world around us. At the heart of that is a desire to create an environment where our teams feel supported and empowered to take decisions through collaboration and openness.

Purpose of the role:

  • Providing NPD and EPD costings for all sites across the business
  • Liaise and build relationships with different functions such as NPD, site finance, site operations, and commercial
  • Provide valuable insight to costings by using your knowledge of the products and site capabilities
  • Ensure commercial receive costings within given timeframe
  • Be involved with project work

Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensuring stakeholders receive accurate and timely costings
  • Accuracy and attention to detail when producing costings
  • Bring to life the numbers for other functions by using your knowledge of the brief you are costing and turning financial data into valuable insight
  • Complete and maintain customer specific trackers
  • Keeping up to date on site knowledge, such as new lines/process/ways of working
  • Keeping up to date on our product portfolio, brands, new launches etc.
  • Understanding of the wider marketplace and external influences such as inflation
  • Challenging and influencing information provided from operations, commercial, NPD etc. such as line speed, number of people required, operational yields, raw materials required, prime cost targets
  • Building relationships across functions

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Managing stakeholder expectations
  • Prioritise requests easily
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to present numbers to non-finance functions
  • Always looking to improve ways of working
  • Experience in food manufacturing desirable
  • Working towards CIMA/ACCA studies