Accounting Specialist / Financial Accountant

Jacobs Douwe Egberts


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Accounting, Finance



Accounting Specialist / Financial Accountant

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your profile

• Significant financial accounting experience (including preparation of full financial statements – balance sheet, P&L and operating cash flow) 

• Base taxation accounting experience 

• Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills 

• Excellent analytical skills 

• Ability to work under pressure to achieve tight deadlines 

• Knowledge of MS Office (advanced MS Excel essential) 

• CI mindset with a desire to simplify and streamline 

• CA qualificiation and SAP experience will be highly regarded

about the company

For more than 265 years, JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS (JDE) is inspired by its belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee or tea. We are fuelled by our purpose of unleashing the possibilities of coffee and tea to create a better future. Today, our coffee & tea portfolio is available in more than 100 developed and emerging markets, through a portfolio of over 50 brands that collectively cover the entire category landscape led by leading household names.

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your area of responsibility

• excellent standards of financial reporting in accordance with IFRS as well as corporate policies and procedures 

• Supporting the Control Manager in the preparation, management and forecasting: 

• Consolidated accounts 

• Tax accounting 

• EBIT to NOPAT management 

• Cash pool entries 

• Balance sheet preparation 

• Period end close 

• Operating working capital reporting 

• Historical data management 

• Total market consolidations from BPC/SAP 

• Ad hoc reporting 

• Ensure managers are informed at an appropriate level of current and potential financial implications of transactions 

• Maintain strong levels of financial controls and ensure integrity and accuracy of financial information 

• Statutory audit support

the benefits

At JDE, in addition to a competitive salary, we offer a wide range of benefits tailored to your needs: 

• Permanent full time role - based combination of Gordon + WFH (currently full time WFH) 

• Full handover, guidance and support (this role has been created through internal promotion) 

• Lots of coffee (and tea)


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