Commercial Analyst

Posted on 06-Jul-2017
Application Close Date: 03-Aug-2017
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Position Type:
Full Time
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Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. We have a portfolio of iconic and trusted brands that Australians have grown up with and put in their supermarket trolleys every week, including Helga's, Wonder White, Praise, White Wings, MeadowLea, and many more. Our vision is to be the leading and most innovative local food company, creating food that people love. 


We value our people at Goodman Fielder and recognise that our success depends on our ability to attract and retain talented people.


The position forms a part of the commercial finance team and provides financial support to the Supply Chain Management, Business Leadership Team (BLT's), and Category teams in order to drive long term growth & profitability in the FoodServices Category.  This is a truly collaborative business partnering role, which will see you interact with a broad range of teams, in one of our key growth areas.


Specifically, you will:


  • Conduct profit improvement modelling for the FoodServices segment
  • Run pricing effectiveness analytics, and communicate these to your stakeholders
  • Contribute to the Annual budget & Strategy Plan preparation
  • Evaluate NPD and profitability modelling for new business
  • Build and review business cases for Capex or new category entry


To be successful in this role you will need:


  • A degree qualification in a relevant discipline, CA/CPA/CIMA or working towards
  • 1-3 years plus post-qualification analytical  business partnering experience in a fast-paced trade spend compliance environment
  • Strong systems skills, including BW and BI tools (SAP preferred but is not essential)
  • Strong organisational skills with an attention to detail, and an ability to question the status quo
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills, at all levels within the business
  • Strong business acumen and commercial mindset


This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business, in a highly visible role in our business, and this contract role may be just be the stepping stone to something bigger.


What are you waiting for? Apply now.