Analyst Back Office, Group Treasury


Lebbeke-Wieze, VOV, BE, 9280

At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

About the Role

  • Due to a large number of projects within the Treasury Back Office Department, we are looking for an Analyst Back Officer to temporarily assist the team and Manager Back Office in the daily operations and projects. The assignment is foreseen for 18 months with the possibility of a permanent position.
  • The Analyst Back Officer is primarily responsible for the Treasury operations linked to Cash and Bank Account Management. The role reports into the Manager Back Office but supports the Cash and Bank Account management on a global scale given the highly centralized nature of the treasury function. The Analyst Back Officer is, therefore, part of a global/group finance team.


Key Responsibilities Include

  • Daily follow up of the Cash Management process, both internally and externally. You give support in order to monitor the Group’s cash
  • Position in all relevant currencies, avoiding at any time idle or inefficient use of cash. Communication with the Front Office Team is herewith
  • Crucial in order to foresee (i) sufficient and (ii) the most appropriate sources of funding for daily liquidity - if required.
  • Perform month-end Treasury reporting & accounting activities (closing)
  • Work in close collaboration with the SSC Treasury team in Lodz (Poland)
  • Assist in the monthly follow up and administration of cash-flow related programs within the Group, such as Asset Based Securitization
  • Program (ABS), Reverse Factoring, etc.
  • Support external reporting requirements (e.g. withholding tax reporting / EMIR)
  • Support projects related to Back Office (e.g. Supply Chain Financing / Fast close)
  • Bank Connectivity management: ensure the connectivity with our external bank partners is efficiently working and monitor all bank
  • Transactions


About You

  • Advanced finance degree
  • First experience in financial risk management required
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience
  • Excellent command of English as to verbal and written skills
  • Command of MS Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Knowledge of general accounting rules and IFRS
  • Sound knowledge of SAP and BW

At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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