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Junior Costing Specialist - Gdańsk

About the job


As a Junior Costing Specialist you will join our Supply Chain Finance within the Costing & Master data team.

You will be part of our Gdansk team working closely with team members located across Europe who are responsible for the global processes and principles around costing. This part of our department has ownership of the global costing and is performing operational support across our dairies.


The overall responsibility of this role is to support the global costing and own the operational tasks for costing of inbound materials. This includes costing of new materials and ensuring that we have a high level of both costing and Masterdata.



Specifically, you will:

  • Check and fix errors in the global costing
  • Operational costing for purchased goods
  • Update price calculations (e.g. global weighting, value downgrade etc.)
  • Participate in our global costing workstream and ensure knowledge sharing
  • Give technical support to ad hoc questions in the company
  • Improve our governance and WoW within costing       


Who are you?


  • You master the Office-package
  • Experience with/ knowledge about SAP is an advantage, but not a requirement
  • You speak and write English fluently
  • You are ambitious, engaged and striving to deliver best practice solutions
  • You have a proactive sense for fixing issues by fixing the root-cause by standardising and optimizing processes
  • You are service-minded and enjoy working with a mix of operational tasks and ad hoc/project tasks.
  • Good time management and self-organization of job tasks
  • It comes natural to you to interact with stakeholders in the different markets and cultures
  • And finally, that you are eager to learn and absorb knowledge


What do we offer?


• Flexible working time (start your day of work between 7-9) and home office work possibility

• Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position

• Financial support of your education 

• Medical care & life insurance 

• Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.

• Scandinavian working style & no dress code

• Home kit – monitor, laptop, keyboard, mouse, headsets, webcam

• Relocation allowance

• Referral program for employees

• Employee Assistance Program (legal, psychological, health, financial consulting, etc. )

• Support for your healthy lifestyle (fruit day, facility for sportsmen, sport challenges and activities, Arla active teams / sport groups)

• Additional holiday depending on length of employment (up to 4 days)


… while in the office you can also use some of below: 

• Modern office space with beautiful view and high standard furniture (i.e. adjustable desks)

• Chill-out rooms with X-box, pool table, board games, football table and swing



Application and contact

If you want to drive innovation and help your colleagues worldwide, then seize this exciting opportunity.


Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organisation behind many well-known and well-loved brands.


As a Junior Costing Specialist  you will become a part of our Global Shared Services in Gdansk. You will join over 580 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla. We currently have an IT Operations department and an IT Solutions department dedicated to SAP as well as a variety of app development and implementation projects. Our Procurement, Finance and Logistics departments support a wide range of processes such as purchasing, distribution and sales worldwide.


We have a dedicated HR operations department that ensures the attraction, development and retention of the best talent around the world.


Our newest department Member Relations supports our farmers in their everyday work.


With over 14 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you wealth of knowledge and the opportunity to participate in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organisation, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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