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Accounting and Finance Intern

Date: Jan 30, 2019

Location: Multiple locations, KK, IE

Company: Glanbia

Summer Internship Progamme 2019

Accounting and Finance


Being selected for Glanbia’s Pure Ambition Internship Programme is a significant first step in an exciting and invigorating career.  At Glanbia, we nurture your talent and individuality.  We support you in fulfilling your potential and help who you are today become who you want to be tomorrow.  We want to grow and we want you to grow with us. In recognition of our world-class learning and development environment and excellent career opportunities, we were incredibly proud to win the Gold Award for Best Training and Development Programme at the Gradireland Awards for three consecutive years in 2018! 


We’re proud to be a platinum approved employer with the ACCA, a premium partner with CIMA and have Excellence in Training recognition from the Chartered Accountants Ireland (ACA). These are the highest and most prestigious levels of employer recognition from these bodies.


Launch your career with a global player

Glanbia is offering excellent internship opportunities for those interested in an Accounting and Finance career.  As an Accounting and Finance Intern, you will get a flavour for what life is like in Glanbia in Accounting and the possibilities longer term on our award-winning graduate programme.  While on internship, you will work in one of our business units in Ireland and gain exposure to some of the following areas:

  • Managing balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Coordination of intercompany accounting tasks
  • Managing bank account reconciliations, treasury transactions and vendor payment processing
  • Working in partnership with the business units to support with cash forecasting
  • Regular reporting in compliance with VAT requirements
  • Carrying out month end financial statement close processes
  • Analysis of KPIs
  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Fixed Asset accounting
  • Involvement in global project work


Who we’re looking for

We know it’s our people and their passion for delivering superior quality and value to our customers that sets us apart. As a global nutrition group, Glanbia seeks out Pure Ambition in those who are motivated to join our team.  We’re looking for students with the following qualifications and attributes:

  • High academic record to date and expected minimum of a 2.1 honours degree
  • Record of high achievement and delivery
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Proven self-starter with the drive and desire to succeed
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills