Sr. Financial Business Analyst, Supply Chain


Eddystone, PA, US, 19022

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At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

Barry Callebaut is a global organization poised for growth; a company which has embraced the vision to delight its customers, while out-performing its competitors, a business which is committed to sustainability, has innovation in its DNA, is a leader in complex manufacturing and supply chain solutions and is focused on being a best-in-class employer. Barry Callebaut seeks diverse and passionate people who thrive in a dynamic environment, focused on continuous learning, living BC’s Values and of course loving chocolate.

The position of Sr. Finance Business Analyst, Supply Chain will sit in the Eddystone Cocoa Manufacturing Facility, located in Eddystone, PA and report to the Director of Cocoa Finance in Chicago, IL.  This position will support the business’ key initiatives while providing Eddystone Cocoa team with financial information to enable them to make operational decisions based on facts and figures.  Information on evolution versus targets for operation efficiencies, warehouse management and inventories must be provided in a professional and timely fashion.  


As the finance lead for Supply Chain, this position plays a key role in the management team. To be effective, good personal interaction skills are required. It is vital to be a team player.


Key responsibilities include:


  • Advise the Plant Manager & Supply Chain Management team in short and long-term decision making in line with overall business direction and goals

  • Analyze, interpret and manage financial and business performance

  • Analyze supply chain cost variances vs Budget and provide accurate and timely comments to key stakeholders

  • Ad hoc financial analyses to provide insights 

  • Proactively provide financial insights on efficiency improvements, cost savings, expansion projects, footprint studies and other potential projects

  • Transform historical and forecasted numbers into actionable results

  • Prepare budgets and forecasts together with budget holders

  • Ensure integrity and financial control


About you:


  • Bachelor / Master Degree in Finance, Supply Chain Management or related field.

  • 5+ years’ experience in Manufacturing 

  • Experience in a multinational company, preferably in B2B/food industry

  • Knowledgeable in MS Office Suite

  • Strong background working with large data sets and Microsoft Excel


What you can expect from Barry Callebaut:


  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package

  • 12 paid holidays, plus your birthday off

  • Environment that welcomes workplace flexibility 

  • An atmosphere where diversity is embraced, and inclusivity is second nature. We call it #OneBC! Just ask our champions with the Americas Women’s Forum and the Racial Equality Forum!

  • Ability to grow personally and professionally within an organization that values development and internal career growth

  • Be part of our mission in making sustainability the norm through Forever Chocolate with priorities centered around prospering farmers, zero child labor, carbon and forest positive, and creating 100% sustainable ingredients in all of our products.  



At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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