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Job Title:  Financial Controller/Financial Director
Location:  Africa

Are you bi-lingual and looking for that next challenge in your career?  Seaboard Overseas & Trading Group is continuously looking for hard working, qualified professionals for our financial and operations sectors.

About Us
Seaboard Overseas and Trading Group is a global agricultural commodity and trading company with vertically integrated grain processing and trading offices throughout the African, South American and Caribbean markets. Primary commodities sourced and traded included wheat, corn, soybean meal, mill feed, rice, pulses, milk products, sugar, food oils and other protein meals.  Our company sources, transports and markets over 7 million tons of commodities each year.

We are looking for hard working, autonomous professionals.  Our company promotes a collaborative and free-thinking culture that empowers our employees to think outside the box with an entrepreneurial spirit.  If you have a strong value system, excellent judgment and unwavering integrity, we invite you to check us out!

Our opportunities are designed for the few select individuals that have a passion for working for a large multinational company.  We enjoy the challenges that come with operating a successful business with operations around the world.  Our team is made up of talented individuals from all over the world that bring a unique blend of qualifications and experience to our business.  We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join our global team and make the most of their career goals!

Why Join Us?
Are you bi-lingual?  Are you self-motivated, confident and willing to take the initiative to get things done?  Are you looking for an opportunity that will provide you with that next challenge?  Do you have an interest in working internationally in the agribusiness sector?

Do you have what it takes?
Seaboard Overseas is continuously looking for qualified candidates in the financial sector.  If you have the following qualifications, we encourage you to explore opportunities with us:

  • US CPA or CA (with US GAAP experience)
  • Big 4 Accounting experience
  • Experience with Sarbanes Oxley controls
  • Experience working for a multinational company, preferably in Africa
  • Experience reporting financials in accordance with US GAAP
  • Foreign exchange exposure preferred
  • Must be fluent in English; fluency in French is a plus
  • Willingness to relocate to a hardship location