Glanbia Business Services

Financial Accountant

Dungarvan, Waterford (IE)
DOE plus bonus, pension, hybrid working.
20 Sep 2022
20 Oct 2022
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Glanbia Business Services

Financial Accountant


An opportunity has arisen for a Financial Accountant within Glanbia Business Services. This permanent position reports to the GBS Financial Controller.


Our Purpose & Values

At Glanbia we are dedicated to delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey. We differentiate ourselves by doing not only what is right for our business, but also what is good for our people and the communities in which we live and work. So if you’re looking to develop your career, stretch your ambitions and work for a company that has the ability to succeed on the world stage, ours is a journey you’ll want to share.



The base location of the role will be Dungarvan, Co Waterford, with hybrid working arrangements available through our Smart working model which allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.


Elements of the Role may include:

  • Preparation of monthly accounts to strict deadlines for inclusion in monthly group reporting
  • Preparation of budget and forecast accounts to strict deadlines for inclusion in budget and forecast group reporting
  • Day to day management of certain GBS Ledgers
  • Pro-active approach to ongoing process improvement and development to reflect changing and evolving needs
  • Key point of contact in relation to reporting queries for relevant GBS Ledgers
  • On-going liaising with all key stakeholder groups
  • Preparation of detailed Balance Sheet Reconciliations on a monthly, quarterly, bi-annual basis as required
  • Other ad hoc finance project work as required



  • Recognised Professional Accounting Qualification required and retained membership of the relevant accounting body



Skills & Experience

  • 0 - 2 years relevant post qualification experience
  • Knowledge of SAP and/or BCS would be an advantage
  • Strong attention to detail to ensure completeness and accuracy of information
  • Strong written communication and reporting ability with ability to communicate to stakeholders across various levels and functions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to communicate and interact with people at all levels across the Group
  • Proficient Microsoft Office Excel and Microsoft Office Word skills
  • Self-motivated, proactive, ability to ensure tasks are finalised to strict deadlines
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.



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