Global Process Owner Tax

Global Process Owner Tax 
Amsterdam / London / Europe 

Are you looking for a role with global responsibilities in a dynamic, open environment full of opportunities? Are you a team player looking to make great impact as part of a team that is responsible for all Tax accounting and reporting issues? We are currently looking for a Global Process Owner Tax, a new designed role within the existing Upfield Tax team.  

You will be working in a global operating Tax team, with in total 6 colleagues. All responsible for local Tax related subjects as well as a global relevant specialization. In this GPO role, you are responsible for all Tax related processes in SAPYou have a strong background in Tax accounting and reporting and strong working experience with SAP, you know how to develop and improve process flows and you are the Project Manager between the Tax team and IT.  

Want to make an impact where it matters? 

At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic. 

We are the largest plant-based food company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers, and the planet. 

We’ve got iconic brands like Blue Band, Becel and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started. 

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our colleagues, our consumers, our business partners and our world. 

We have big ambitions to grow this business and we want to attract the right people – those that love what they do, thrive on responsibility and are looking for limitless career defining opportunities. 

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact.  

You’ll have to deliver on the commitments you make. And we’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career.  


You are part of the Global Tax team and you report into the Global Tax Manager. You are working as a strategic consultant to translate all Tax related processes into operating flows in SAP.  

Your Tax Management colleagues are operational responsible for the Tax Accounting and Reporting, you are overarching all Tax colleagues and are responsible for developing the processes and flows in SAP. Currently, there is a set structure and design, however the development of these processes are your responsibility. Also when new products, markets or clients needs to be implemented, you are as process owner responsible for the system implementations and updates.   

The main challenge within the Tax department is to make sure Upfield’s complex financial organization is operating compliant to all local and global Tax Regulations. An updated and well-working SAP system is crucial for both the business and Tax Colleagues in achieving this goal. You will be a business partner for both the Tax Colleagues, the outsourced IT department and local finance teams.  

You have a high energy to engage in communication with stakeholders, both local and global, internal and external. You are hands-on and you have experience in a process owner role where operating procedures are to be built and structured.  


For this Global Process Owner role, we are looking for someone with relevant experience in a similar in-house role. Strong experience within Tax Management and strong SAP knowledge is a must. You have experience in implementing a new ERP system, preferably within a global operating multinational.  

This role is a new and to be designed role within Upfield. Which means you will have all flexibility and ownership to design the role and develop the Tax related processes. We are looking for someone who has done this before. In return, you will get a lot of freedom to execute your role in your own way.  

You are a highly analytical, (self) critical, organized, and structured person, you are resilient under (time) pressure. Also, you feel comfortable within a start-up environment, where processes are to be built and responsibilities are not yet set in stone.  

Please apply below, or if you have additional questions, just send me a whatsapp message using (0615697958). I understand your resume might not be up to date, just send me what you have.  

We would like to receive your application before April 30thafter this date, everyone will get a response. 

Milou van Regteren, Talent Acquisition Specialist 

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!