Senior Financial Accountant - Upfield

Senior Financial Accountant

Hybrid – 3 days in the office

When joining Upfield at this stage in your career, you will get the chance to develop yourself personal and professional in our start-up environment. You will get the possibility to organizing your own position and with that help structuring the whole finance organization.

We are looking for a true financial with a finance qualification and a few additional years of relevant in-house experience. Also, you have working experience with SAP (S4 is a pre). With your background in either an in-house finance role or an accountant firm experience, you can make an active contribution to the development of the Financial Control team within Upfield Europe. The team is recently reorganized and has an European coverage. You will be reporting into the Sr Financial Controller, based in the UK as well.

So, that is a little more about you, but what about us?

When joining Upfield, you will join a young and passionate team. This is shown in their unconditional delivery mindset, each day. You will love working within this team with your service minded and can-go mentality.

As a company, we are young, growing and operating in a hectic environment. We are working hard on our purpose, as we do believe in ‘a better plant-based future’, and our products can make the difference delivering this product. You preferably have some experience working in a dynamic and chaotic environment, as this will help you being successful within Upfield.

About the Role
As Senior Finance Accounting specialist you will be one of key members of market unit finance team, performing the finance control activities, and driving process improvements for the United Kingdom and Ireland business.

You will Develop, implement, and monitor a strong internal control environment across all finance processes. Also, you will be working on the cash forecasting process, local tax compliance (limited involvement) and reporting and managing the relationship with external auditors.

Within the organization, you will be working together with the Financial Accountants in the wider European team and the finance colleagues in the Global Finance Team (located in Amsterdam) and directly report to the Regional Finance Controller.

You will receive a lot of responsibility, therefor we do ask a few years of experience within a finance position (within an accounting firm and in-house preferably) and a Bachelor/master’s in finance or accountancy. In order to directly contribute to the structuring and optimization of the processes, work experience with SAP is a big pre.

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.

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

Please apply below, or if you have additional questions just send me a whatsapp message using (+31 615697958). I understand your resume might not be up to date, just send me what you have.


Milou van Regteren, Talent Acquisition Specialist

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

We understand your resume might not be up to date, apply with what you have or your LinkedIn Profile. Upfield is dedicated to build an inclusive and diverse workplace, we understand that you might not hit all the requirements which are stated in the description, we really encourage you to apply anyways. You might just be the right candidate for this role or other roles. 


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