Salaris €55,000 - €60,000 per year
Consultant Alexander Buis
Datum 2 augustus 2018Zuidplein 28 1077 XV Amsterdam Robert Walters The Netherlands
We are recruiting an Assistant Controller who will strengthen the finance team of a recently set up joint venture between two market leading edible oils manufacturers. This is an excellent position for a talented financial who is ready for the second or third step in his/her career and who wants to put his skills and experience to the test in a demanding and challenging international environment.
Olenex, a full-function joint venture between ADM & Wilmar, offers customers around the globe a comprehensive portfolio of edible oils and fats, from commodities to specialties, as well as superior technical support. Olenex manages raw materials sourcing, trading, manufacturing, sales and marketing operations. The Joint Venture has been set up late 2016 after a long collaboration between the two companies.
Olenex is now expanding its finance department in Rotterdam with an Assistant Controller who will assist in the various reporting cycles and control processes of the business. You will provide timely and reliable reporting and business insights. All operational tasks are performed in the SSC, where this position focusses on high level G-L tasks and consolidation on holding level.
Main tasks & responsibilities
Reconciliations and monthly closing process
As an Assistant Controller, you are responsible for the reconciliation of commercial estimates vs. accounting profit and loss (P&L) and you will manage and analyse the P&L for various business segments. You are assisting in the monthly process of mark-to-market valuation of inventory and open contract positions. You will reconcile yield & production reports as well as the various flows from the contract administration system with the general ledger. Additionally, you will also prepare monthly balance-sheet reconciliations for the various Olenex entities. In addition, you will manage the monthly preparation, reconciliation and follow up of accruals and prepare the SGA analyses per Business Unit.
Managing the intercompany SLA process
You are responsible for tracking and coding invoices, analysing expenses and monitoring accruals. You will prepare the monthly invoices for the refinery businesses and related intercompany transactions.
When an audit takes place, you will support the internal and external audit processes with regards to any queries, audit findings and necessary follow ups. You also assist in preparing and developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), policies and controls.
Education & skills
- Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Finance and Management Accounting, preferably a Masters degree.
- Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role, preferably within a commodity trading and/or food processing organization or currently working for a Big4.
- Experience in financial accounting, reporting and internal controls.
- Attention for detail, self-starter and hands on.
- Given the international nature of Olenex, a good command of the English language is required (German is an advantage).
Are you interested in this position? Then apply directly on our website.