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  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      July 18,2022
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    Financial Analyst Global Product Costing

    Company Description

    JDE is a subsidiary JDE Peet’s, the world's leading pure-play coffee and tea company, headquartered in The Netherlands. For more than 265 years, JDE has been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. Today, JDE unleashes the possibilities of coffee and tea in more than 100 countries, through a portfolio of over 50 brands including L’OR, Jacobs, Senseo, Tassimo, Douwe Egberts, OldTown, Super, Pickwick and Moccona.

    What’s it like to work at JDE?

    We are proud of our passionate, driven associates that challenge the status quo and pursue mastery in everything they do. Our goal is simple and ambitious – A coffee & tea for every cup.

    At JDE, we're Made to Stand Out. Every day we are progressive in outlook, ambitious in nature, resourceful in action and decisive in approach, bringing coffee and tea moments to everyone around the world.

    Job Description

    The Global Product Costing Department, based in Utrecht, is responsible for delivering information on global product cost prices (updates, analysis and forecasting). It is a key player in specifying the Cost of Goods Sold of the company towards each single SKU, and in determining the impacts on the markets for any product cost price change. In summary, the Global Product Costing Team is monitoring and controlling the inventory valuation strategy of the company (IFRS) while, at the same time, ensuring the correct valuation of all Intercompany deliveries (Transfer Pricing).

    In your role as Finance Analyst in Global Product Costing you will be responsible for providing actual Cost of Goods Sold information. Next to that, you will support the Executive Committee, Commercial & Manufacturing Business Units and management with forecast information related to commodity prices and intercompany transfer prices (including Annual Operating Plan and ad-hoc requests). You will do this by collecting prices & commodity information for the COGS & intercompany transfer price calculations, calculating the full ABC cost prices, analyzing the results and taking appropriate actions and recommendations to management. You will also be preparing clear communication of results and analysis towards all business stakeholders.

    You will be an instrumental part of New Product Development process and will be responsible for forecasting of COGS for new launches, innovation and sustainability projects.


    If you have the courage and confidence to venture into new cultures & territories, and you're brimming with an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, you’ll fit right in at JDE. We roll up our sleeves, pitch in, and get our hands dirty to break new ground. Committed to playing at our best, we think bigger and move faster, always rising to the challenge that matters most and celebrating the wins that count.

    To succeed in this role, you will need:

    • Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Controlling
    • 3-5 years experiences in Finance/Controlling/FP&A, preferably in FMCG Environment
    • Experience in leading projects will be advantageous
    • Proficiency in work with ERP systems, Excel, PowerPoint - SAP is a plus
    • Experience within Manufacturing, Supply Chain or/and Procurement would be considered advantageous
    • Prior experience in Product Costing will be considered as a plus
    • Fluency in English (both written and oral).

    Successful candidate is:

    • Analytically strong
    • Proactive and driven
    • Independent self-starter
    • Ambitious and eager to learn and further develop
    • Excellent communicator and a team-player
    • Able to look beyond the numbers and challenge status quo.

    Additional Information

    Your application at JDE

    If you are interested in this career opportunity at JDE, hit the Im interested button and upload your application. After receiving your application we will do our utmost to give you quick feedback. Part of the recruitment procedure at JDE will be an online assessment, followed by interviews. A pre-employment check can be part of the recruitment process.

    The future of work is hybrid, with both office and home playing an important role. At JDE, we value meeting colleagues in the office to unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea together and we enjoy our focus time when working from home. Join us and you will experience both. Because it’s amazing what happens over a cup of coffee.

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