Senior Business Analyst Commodity Risk Management


Zurich, ZH, CH, 8005

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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!

About the role


We are looking for a Senior Business Analyst to drive the design and implementation of topics and projects related to Commodity Risk Management (specifically in the area of Agri-Trading and Food Manufacturing). The role is responsible for the full project lifecycle experience from an IM perspective and is required to combine in-depth business know-how as well as technical knowledge with IM applications and SAP.


Key Responsibilities


  • Independent delivery of projects in the area of Commodity Risk Management, across the full project lifecycle from the conceptual definition, detailed functional design, building/configuration, testing, training, conversions & go-live

  • Independent work on improvements of business processes and application solutions with a specific focus on Commodity Risk Management (Agri-Trading, Food Manufacturing).

  • Support in the maintenance of relevant solutions and manage and support all aspects of business change (e.g.: processes, business data, supporting applications, organization alignment, enabling IT infrastructure)

  • Work and collaborate with experts and specialists from different functions, competence centers and areas across the globe and hierarchies

  • Supervise and train junior team members

  • Keep up with “market trends” and “best practice” evolutions in the relevant business process areas of Commodity Risk (Agri-Trading, Food Manufacturing).


About you


  • 3 + years’ experience in Commodity Risk Management (Agri-Trading, Food Manufacturing)

  • University degree in (applied) Mathematic, Finance, Information Technology or similar

  • Fluent language skills in English (verbal and written), any other languages are an asset

  • Analytical mind, structured and attention to detail makes you an ideal candidate

  • Excellent communicator and team player with a critical, yet result-oriented and positive attitude

  • Willingness to travel to foreign countries is required during projects

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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