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Plant Controller

Job Location: Ferrero Manisa Plant

Job Location: Manisa


Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

About the Role:


We are looking for a Plant Controller who is going to work under Plant Controlling Department in our Manisa Plant. If you have a great eye for details and are a perfect organizer, this role can be of interest to you.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the systematic control of the plant management in terms of production figures analysis, systematic and promptly elaboration of managerial indicators, in order to underline and/or bring forward criticalities
  • Ensure the development, consolidation and elaboration of the documentation relevant to the plant managerial control (budget/actual, comparison with previous year)
  • Ensure the gathering and check of production industrial costs for standard and new products
  • Ensure all purchasing orders are map in a correct cost center and material group
  • Carry out economic analyses and simulations to support the technical, managerial and organizational decisions
  • Carry out the actual cost anaysis interms of absorption & direct inputs.
  • Determine costs of transformation (valuation of resources)
  • Valuation of direct input into products (raw & packaging material,labour cost)
  • Determine the transfer price of finished product
  • Coordinate the budget/re-budget management process in relation to productive factors and plant structure expenses (cycles, models, structure expenses, …)
  • To be ensure that all stock movements were done correctly during the month
  • To be ensure all plant maintenance activities were completed correctly
  • To be ensure the asset accounting mapping
  • To complete all CO activities before material ledger
  • Coordinate and manage financial statements of Plant Investment (such as ROI calc., incentive.. )

Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree from relevant departments, (Industrial Engineering degree is a plus)
  • Experience in budgeting & control in industrial operation
  • Basic knowledge of key issue of confectionary business, focusing on industrial operation activities SAP knowledge is must (FI-CO modules)                                                         
  • Excellent level in MS office (excel)                                                
  • Fluent in English (Italian is a plus) 

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

Strong analytical mind, attention to details on one hand and great organisational skills on the other, are the key to success.  Employee contribution and engagement at Ferrero is based on the individual, team and organisation dimension, so you should have the ability to work independently, as a team member and build good relations with stakeholders on all levels.  Being flexible and dealing with a dynamic working environment and embedding new knowledge and skills in existing competencies will definitely help you to become a high performer here.