Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience.
We have 160,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job location(s) : , The Netherlands
The Operational Controller for our Animal Nutrition & Health business role provides an excellent opportunity to those candidates looking to not only solidify their controlling skills, but also prepare themselves for the next career step into more senior finance opportunities.
This role reports directly into the Finance Manager of the group and sits on a team of 32fte total, covering all of the EMEA region.
In this role, you will be a trusted partner to the Premix & Nutrition business Netherlands. Located in Rotterdam center where we create feed solutions for all species including ruminants, poultry and swine.
With premixes, additives and specialities such as piglet feeds and milk replacers, we offer customized options to meet the needs of any operation.
You will serve as the main link between the different sources of information and the relevant business stakeholders, providing them with a rigorous, analytical financial statement review performed at each business / country level.
Continuous improvement of financial reporting processes will be crucial in the role.
This role will be accountable for Business Operation and Supply Chain (BOSC) reporting and provide input for financial statement assurance and performing a first line of defence within the BOSC control framework.
You work with the local BOSC management to identify their local reporting needs and to provide timely solutions. Working to ensure information from different sources is available in a timely fashion, the financial controller will be responsible for financial statement assurance and will perform a first line of defence within Cargill’s control framework.
Master’s Degree in Accounting with 5+ years accounting experience
Minimum 3 years of Plant, Operations Control experience
Proven experience with local and US GAAP reporting
Fluent in Dutch and English
Proven ability to understand key business drivers and how to translate these into meaningful reportingDemonstrated ability to operate in a culture of continuous improvement, process optimization, and intellectual curiosity
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Demonstrated change agility
Demonstrated flexibility and ability to deal with ambiguity
Understanding and experience working with JDE or SAP
Proven ability to manage outcomes whilst not having all employees reporting to yourself
Resilient and agile
Proven experience in capital management
Ability to travel up to 10%
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents.
We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.
Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.
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