Commercial Finance Cost Analyst
Closing Date: 18th April 2021
Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours a week)
Salary: up to £40k per annum
Are you an experienced cost analyst who is passionate about using finance to shape commercial decision making? Do you aspire to be part of a purposeful, sustainable and growing ethical brand and want to use your expertise to help Pukka deliver our mission?
Based in our award-winning Bristol head office, and reporting to our Head of Commercial Finance, this exciting permanent, full-time role comes with a salary of up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience, alongside a benefits package designed to nurture your wellbeing and personal development.
About the opportunity
Our Commercial Finance team partner with our Operations and Marketing teams, helping deliver financial insights to shape and transform the way we do things at Pukka.
In this role of Commercial Finance Cost Analyst you’ll business partner across the organisation to monitor, scrutinise and explain our costs to support and drive performance. Leading our gross margin action group, you’ll focus forensically on how we spend our money and where it will make the most impact on our economic, societal, and environmental goals.
You’ll provide systematic and ad-hoc cost analysis, preparing annual budgets, monthly forecasts and our long term strategic plan. You’ll manage our stock reporting, transfer pricing and standard cost process and work with our systems analyst to design and report all of our cost data across our self-service PowerBI tools.
You will have month end activities including journals prep based upon analytical review, gathering supporting documentation for month end and will have ownership of our cost focused internal controls.
Pukka is continually evolving as part of the Commercial Finance team you’ll play a key role new product development teams across a wide range of exciting projects currently being explored.
About Pukka Herbs
Pukka Herbs harnesses the incredible power of nature through its award-winning organic and ethically sourced herbal teas, lattes and food supplements.
Founded in 2001 by Tim Westwell and herbalist, Sebastian Pole, Pukka’s mission is to create a world where plants play a central role in human health and wellbeing.
Pukka is a beacon for sustainable and ethical business. All Pukka’s teas are certified Fair for Life, one of the highest independent fair trade standards in the world and many of its teas use FairWild herbs. Pukka is a B-Corporation, signifying its ongoing commitment to put people and planet ahead of profits. And over one percent of its sales are given to environmental causes around the world every year through 1% for the Planet.
How to apply
If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve read so far, let’s see if you have what it takes to thrive at Pukka. To apply please use the link below and attach your CV, your written answers to the four questions below, and submit your responses to the two video questions.
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Closing date: 18th April 2021 Pukka supports, facilitates and promotes equality of opportunity and a culture which celebrates diversity and inclusion. The diversity of our people is important for Pukka and we value and celebrate individual differences.