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Financial Planning & Analysis - Analyst

Date: 03-Mar-2023

Location: Citywest, D, IE

Company: Glanbia





Financial Planning & Analysis - Analyst

Hybrid working model



About Tirlán

Tirlán, formerly known as Glanbia Ireland, is a world-class food and nutrition co-operative, with a diverse portfolio of quality ingredients, leading consumer and agri brands.

A talented team of over 2,100 people manage Tirlán’s network of 11 production facilities and 52 agri retail outlets serving its communities with annual revenues of over €3 billion expected in 2022. Tirlán’s state-of-the-art headquarters in Kilkenny city and innovation centre in Ballyragget promote innovation, creativity and collaboration. Tirlán is committed to sustainability throughout the organisation through its comprehensive Living Proof programme, and the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) contained within it. For more information visit


Role Profile:

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join Financial Planning & Analysis team, on a temporary basis, to work within a fast paced and dynamic environment as a FP&A Analyst. As the successful applicant, you will be heavily involved financial model development providing support to business partners and the accounting team to aid decision making.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support the rollout of Customer and Product Profitability systems and processes including Cost to Serve rate development and updates
  • Develop and enhance financial models in areas of product costing and material valuation
  • Preparation of annual budget and forecast updates
  • Participate in the month end close process supporting both the Finance Business Partnering & the Accounting & Reporting teams.
  • Drive continuous improvement by identifying & improving any inefficiencies in processes
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and special projects as required


Key Requirements:

  • High degree of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Excel is essential
  • Good knowledge and experience of SAP together with an ability to use and exploit data warehousing tools
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with an ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Effectively present information and respond to questions from stakeholders
  • Proactive, detail oriented, excellent prioritisation and organisational skills
  • Qualified Accountant or third level degree in a relevant finance or business discipline
  • 4-5 years post qualification experience in a dynamic environment, working in FMCG environment is preferred but not essential.


If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up-to-date resume.


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Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
Tirlán embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams where different perspectives drive innovation and growth. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people can bring their true self to work and achieve their full potential.

At Tirlán, 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, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 

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

Tirlán owns leading consumer and agri brands such as Avonmore, Kilmeaden Cheese, Millac, Solmiko, Truly Grass Fed, Premier Milk, Wexford, and GAIN Animal Nutrition. 

About us:


The farmer-owned co-operative has a first-class track record of success in the global market. Rooted in a rich heritage of family farming and embedded in its communities, Tirlán has evolved to bring the passion of its farmers and their high-quality milk and grains to the international marketplace. Using modern-day technology and applying the best processes to its milk pool of three billion litres and its premium grains portfolio, Tirlán now exports to more than 80 countries.  Its award-winning brands are household names in Ireland, and include Ireland’s number one consumer dairy brand, Avonmore.

The organisation draws on a wealth of experience to deliver exceptional products and tailored nutritional solutions including Kilmeaden, Wexford, Truly Grass Fed, Solmiko, CheddMax and GAIN. Tirlán has a strong market presence in the UK, France, Germany, UAE, the US, North Africa, Japan and China.

Tirlán is a Values Based Organisation -