Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience.
We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job location(s) : Mechelen, Belgium As the Finance Credits and Incentives (C&I) Sub-Regional Lead you oversee the mobilization and implementation of C&I processes in selected countries across Cargill’s current and future operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
You oversight and coordinate the stakeholders to gather information for initial analysis. You partner with the experts to deep-
dive in potential qualifying activities / investments, get validation from Cargill experts for a given incentive and may play a role in the administration of the program once Cargill receives the incentive.
You have strong project management and communication skills to coordinate across multiple projects, countries and Cargill businesses.
You manage both internal and external resources in implementing the C&I processes and provide coordination in the identification and pursuit of incentive opportunities in across EMEA, with an initial focus in selected countries in Europe.
You report to the Finance Global C&I Lead, and assist the Global C&I Lead in the development of a systematic approach to improve our processes to grow Cargill’s C&I portfolio across EMEA. Major Tasks :
You coordinate internal and external resources to ensure early identification of C&I opportunities, pursuit, and application strategy development and implementation, and coordinate with Tax and other Functions in post-approval compliance;
You coordinate across functions and with external consultants to deliver exceptional C&I value to businesses;
You assist the Global C&I Lead with the development and implementation of standardized methodology, process and products in pursuing and reporting on C&I;
You support internal and external resources in securing timely information across functions and within businesses;
You track and report on C&I engagement progress and outcomes to relevant leadership;
You facilitate obtaining required internal reviews and approvals to finalize tax and financial incentive agreements
You support knowledge transfer of secured credits and incentives agreements;
You report to Finance Global C&I lead and other appropriate Cargill leadership on C&I value secured and realized;
You work with cross functional partners to ensure appropriate accounting and allocation of C&I benefits;
You assist in the mobilization and implementation of C&I processes;
You manage C&I budget and timelines, including external consultants who may support the process development and implementation;
You support the integration of C&I workstreams within the Project Development Planning (PDP) process and within other institutional systems.
Bachelor’s degree or higher
5+ years of experience in a relevant area (e.g. tax, finance, accounting, public policy, grant writing)
Understanding of tax and financial incentives
Proven project management and organizational experience, including ability to manage multiple projects at a time and effectively prioritize workload to meet deadlines
Strong written and verbal communications skills, including interaction with senior leaders
Demonstrates independent judgment and strong problem solving and decision-making skills
Ability to work across geographies and with culturally diverse teams
Experience managing external consultant relationships
Proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Ability to travel within Europe and across EMEA (up to 20% of the time)
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in English (written and verbal) and proficiency in language for the respective sub-
region (e.g. Dutch, Italian, Spanish, etc.) Our Offer In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents.
We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.
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