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Procurement Finance Business Partner


Dublin, IE

Shift Type:  Accounting & Finance

Working with Us

ARYZTA is for people who are passionate about what they do and doing it well. We take pride in our high quality, delicious food and in our leading position as the world's number one frozen bakery.


Our employees are one of our key ingredients, and together they play a critical role in driving the continued success of our business.

In ARYZTA, every day is different. If you are resilient, ambitious, and a team player, ARYZTA could be the place for you to thrive and grow in your career!


The Role:

Reporting to AFE Head of Procurement Finance this role will work as a controller, management accountant and overall finance support to the European Procurement Finance team to ensure effective delivery of the BIFG, Indirect and Direct procurement strategies.


Why Work with Us? Examples include:

  • Opportunity to join a leading, dynamic global food Company
  • Further career & development opportunities 
  • Subsidised canteen / restaurant
  • Free car parking
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company pension
  • Gym onsite


Main Duties & Responsibilities:


Financial Planning & Analysis:

  • PPV analysis, review and reporting for SAP and Non-SAP entities. 
  • Updating and tracking Aryzta ingredients files in central level.
  • Preparing and presenting monthly Procurement Category Review and Commodity Reports.
  • Develop and manage a process to ensure effective validation of all ongoing Procurement Costs at local Business Units in Income Statement level.
  • Tracking, analysis and reporting of cost reduction initiatives versus budget.

Budget, Forecasting and Strategic Plans:

  • Responsible for setting and maintaining Standard Costing policy for Business Units and ensuring compliance to same.
  • Build business cases and total cost of ownership analysis for procurement projects. 
  • Coordinate and complete Budget models based upon agreed volume, pricing, expense assumptions etc.

Cost Analysis 

  • Maintaining price forecast and commodity coverage files and analysis of regional spend by category to drive synergies and simplify the procurement sourcing model.
  • Analysis of production and operational efficiencies including a breakdown of all costs by category together with analysis of variances.

Process, Systems & Data:

  • Regularly realising of projects in Project Management Tool ‘Provalido’ on a weekly basis.
  • System and process design and development to improve efficiency and effectiveness of all financial, cost and management accounting information within the organization.

Communication, change and stakeholder management:

  • Updating and maintaining ARYZTA issue log and Q&A tracker 
  • Engage with internal and external stakeholders in the business, including Regional Procurement & Finance Teams and Local Bakery Operations.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Third level qualification;
  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualification or qualification in progress desirable;
  • Previous experience in Procurement, Supply Chain or Finance;
  • Experience in high volume, low margin business and related sensitivity to risk;
  • High level of SAP/BOBJ competency essential with proven track record of delivering system improvements;
  • High analytical skills and accuracy of reporting;
  • Excellent skills in MS PowerPoint and Excel;
  • Experience in project management within the food industry will be advantageous.

Your Application

If you are interested in applying for a position in ARYZTA please submit your complete application documents (CV and motivation letter). We are looking forward to receiving your application on http://www.aryzta.com/aryztacareers.


Agency support is not required for this role.


ARYZTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.