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Accounting & Finance Clerk

Date: Mar 25, 2021

Location: Madison, WI, WI, US

Company: Glanbia

Accounting and Finance Clerk


Supervisor’s Title:           A&C Controller

Location:                           Madison, Wisconsin

Department:                     Finance

Exempt Status:                Professional Non Exempt


At Glanbia Nutritionals Inc., our portfolio centers around dairy and non-dairy nutritional ingredients. We co-innovate and deliver ingredient solutions and precision premixes for use in the mainstream food and beverage, infant and clinical, and functional nutrition markets. We are the number one provider of whey-based nutritional ingredients globally and the number one producer of American-style cheddar cheese. Our protein systems have transformed the bar and beverage categories — bringing increased levels of protein, cleaner labels and greater product functionality to market. We have a direct presence in 21 countries, with manufacturing facilities in the US, Germany and China, and international sales and technical offices around the world.


Job Summary

The role is primarily focused on month-end close and the subsequent performance reporting.  There are also elements of office management.

Essential Functions

  • Take ownership of month-end closing tasks, as assigned.
  • Post and agree to intercompany balances.
  • Reconcile transactions by comparing and correcting data.
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assist with monthly report generation.
  • Adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Assist with office management tasks, including invoice processing.

Additional Functions

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences

  • Excellent accounting knowledge and accounting skills required.
  • CPA, CMA or equivalent preferred, but not required.
  • Must have demonstrably strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal), to include speaking clearly and persuasively in positive and negative situations.
  • Prior experience with ERP database is an advantage (SAP preferred).
  • Strong attention to detail and a sense of urgency in resolving issues.
  • Good follow-up skills.

Language, Computer & Numeracy:


  • Proficient to advanced skills with MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.




Physical Requirements:


  • Involves moderate physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of a primarily administrative nature.




  • Minimal travel by land and/or air.



Must perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation efficiently and accurately without causing significant safety threat to self or others.  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.

Nearest Major Market: Madison