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Cash Manager

Posted 9 Jul 2024
Work experience
2 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.

Corbion (AMS:CRBN) is a Dutch multinational that develops and produces sustainable food ingredients and bio-based chemicals. The unique expertise in fermentation and other biochemical processes delivers sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, nutrition and the planet.

Headquartered in the center of Amsterdam, we have global presence, an annual turnover of around € 1.5 bn, more than 2600 employees, and we operate manufacturing facilities in Europe, North & South America and Asia. Corbion is the global market leader in Lactic Acid and derivatives.

As our Cash Manager, you are fully operationally responsible for the global cash and risk management and you report to the Director Treasury. In this role, you are responsible for ensuring that the local entities will have sufficient funds to operate the business and meet the financial obligations.

You ensure that the global company’s liquidity needs are consistently met. You safeguard, verify, and control all cash assets. You manage daily cash flow operations, including foreign exchange (FX) and liquidity movements, while focusing on improving working capital management. You also control financial risks, such as foreign currency (FC) exposure, interest rates, and counterparty risk, ensuring that Treasury reporting is accurate and complete. A key part of your responsibilities is maintaining an efficient global banking structure, which supports the organization’s financial stability. You work tirelessly to enhance the precision of short-term cash flow forecasting, crucial for informed decision-making. Additionally, you oversee the proper functioning of treasury IT systems, ensuring they support operations seamlessly.

Maintaining strong internal and external relationships is essential to your role, enabling effective communication and collaboration across various stakeholders. Through these efforts, you drive continuous improvement in treasury functions, contributing to the overall financial health of the company.


  • Manage Corbion's daily liquidity, currency, and interest positions in accordance with treasury policy, including closing funding, foreign exchange, and interest rate swap transactions within authorized limits.
  • Implement and manage an efficient global bank infrastructure, including bank accounts and cash pools.
  • Oversee short-term cash flow forecasting and improve its accuracy.
  • Manage the Global Payment Hub and support and train the local finance group on various country-specific payment types.
  • Handle internal financing and equity transactions.
  • Manage the Credit Facilities, including the Revolving Credit Facility.
  • Establish and maintain procedures and controls.
  • Prepare and deliver comprehensive treasury reports, including liquidity and risk positions, closed transactions, treasury performance, quarterly consolidated management report, and the finance position of Corbion entities.
  • Lead working capital management improvement initiatives.
  • Advise regional finance and business organizations on ad hoc queries.
  • Assist the Treasury Director in foreign exchange and interest rate management.
  • Develop treasury policies and procedures and contribute to long-term financial planning.
  • Control pricing and conditions of bank charges and interest calculations.
  • Drive continuous improvement of treasury tools and technology.
  • Support the Treasury Director in future corporate finance activities.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in economics (or equivalent experience).
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in an international treasury environment.
  • Preferably additional training in treasury management (ACT Cash Management is a plus).
  • Knowledge of currency and money markets.
  • Understanding of derivatives in forex and interest rate management.
  • Affinity with automated data processing.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Treasury systems is a plus.
  • Additional treasury training and experience will be provided.

Personal Qualities

  • Trustworthy.
  • Accurate.
  • Responsible with a good awareness of risk.
  • Flexible and capable of working under stress.
  • Analytical.
  • Disciplined.
  • Team player with a hands-on approach.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Fluent in English.

About Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2023, Corbion generated annual sales of €1,443.8 million and had a workforce of 2,727 FTE. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information:

Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

The start of your career at Corbion offers many chances where you have the advantages of a dynamic, multinational organization. There is an informal atmosphere and the culture promotes self-management. Corbion offers you the unique possibility to be trained by our own professionals in the world of biobased products. Corbion offers possibilities for graduates and professionals, with or without experience.

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