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Corporate Staff Accountant

Date: Oct 16, 2021

Location: Downers Grove, IL, US, 60515

Company: Glanbia

Job Summary

Glanbia Performance Nutrition is seeking a Corporate Staff Accountant to join the Finance team at the Global headquarters in Downers Grove. It is highly preferred that this individual be able to contribute broadly across a very collaborative accounting function and have the desire and leadership abilities to take on greater responsibilities over time. This role is ideally suited for someone looking to take a new step in an accounting career and who enjoys working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. There will be opportunities to learn our business inside and out, work directly with other functions within the organization and, of course, for career advancement as the company continues to rapidly grow.



  • Key member of month end close team thru preparation of monthly journal entries, account analyses, reconciliations, and BCS tasks.
  • Responsible for working with various departments and the Shared Services Center on inquiries and processing of invoices.
  • Prepare schedules for and respond to internal/external auditor queries.
  • Communicates and works cross-functionally with other departments to answer requests related to their area.
  • Ensure compliance with policies, procedures, and controls.
  • Provides thoughts on potential process improvements.


Required Experience:

  • Strong PC skills and understanding of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
  • Honest and open communication
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task to hit deadlines
  • Detail Oriented
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Minimum - Experience in a corporate accounting environment through internships preferred with some exposure to a manufacturing/consumer products industry
  • Maximum  - 2 years in a corporate accounting environment

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, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


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

Nearest Major Market: Chicago