• Financial Accountant – Control, Tax & Governance Auckland
  • JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS in Auckland, , New Zealand
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

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Company Description

JDE Peet’s is the world's leading pure-play coffee and tea company, serving approximately 4,200 cups of coffee or tea per second, and is headquartered in the Netherlands. For more than 265 years, we’ve been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. We unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea in more than 100 countries with a portfolio of over 50 brands including Kiwi favourites such as Moccona, L’OR, Hummingbird, Bell Tea, Jed’s, Ti Ora and more. In 2022, JDE Peet’s generated total sales of close to 15 billion NZD and employed a global workforce of more than 20,000 employees.

We offer our people a range of learning and development programs to support their personal growth and we believe that a diverse and inclusive culture enables us to serve every coffee and tea lover in the best possible way.

Find out more at https://careers-nz.jacobsdouweegberts.com/

Job Description

We are looking for an Internal Control, Tax and... Governance Specialist to join our finance team in our Auckland HQ in East Tamaki. This is a full-time permanent opportunity in an exciting global FMCG that produces delicious coffee and tea. This role will support the business to managing the internal control environment by working proactively to ensure key risks are identified and mitigated. You will report to our Financial Control Manager NZ.

Are you up for this challenge?

In this role, you will:
• Ensure adherence to global internal control standards are maintained.
• Own the preparation of statutory financial statements and other related compliance obligations.
• Manage annual external audit process.
• Manage various tax matters for JDE NZ including the yearly income tax return.
• Ensure appropriate segregation of duties are maintained across the business.

Be the technical accounting expert in the finance team.


For this role as an Internal Control, Tax and Governance Specialist we’re looking for someone who has the following skills and experience:
• Degree qualification in Accounting or Commerce.
• CPA/CA or similar is desirable.
• 4-6 years of Accounting/Audit/Tax experience.
• Previous audit experience within a CA firm would be preferable.
• Experience within a global multinational would be advantageous but not essential.
• Experience working with non-finance business partners.
• High level of PC literacy particularly in Finance systems, e.g. SAP, SharePoint & Microsoft Excel.

Additional Information

• Competitive salary, 3% Kiwisaver Employer Contribution and Discretionary Bonus
• Enjoy half a day off on your birthday.
• Medical Insurance for you and your family.
• Income Protection and Life Insurance.
• Hybrid working flexibility, after successful completion of training.
• Summertime hours: finish at 3 PM on Fridays during the daylight-saving months.
• Delicious coffee and tea on-site and quarterly free staff parcels including a range of our coffee and tea brands.
• Career development opportunities within our company.

If so, please grab a cuppa, brush up your CV and apply now (it's really easy, we promise). If you have any questions you'd like to ask before applying, feel free to send an e-mail to NZ Talent (NZ.Talent@jdecoffee.com). Short cover letters (in the Message section) outlining your motivation to join JDE Peet’s in this role are greatly appreciated.

Note: no applications are handled via e-mail.

We are not an accredited employer therefore cannot assist with work visas and currently only accepting applications of candidates who have already obtained legal rights to work in NZ without restrictions
Auckland New Zealand


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