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Finance Analyst

Date: Mar 11, 2023

Location: Madison, WI, US, 53711

Company: Glanbia


Location:     Madison, WI / Chicago, IL / Twin Falls, ID




This position is a key part of the Commercial Finance team for the global Cheese business. Main responsibilities include sales reporting, variance analysis and business partnering with key stakeholders, i.e. Commercial and Product & Innovation. Other including ad hoc analysis, planning support and preparation of weekly and monthly financial reports.


  • Responsible for preparing various weekly and monthly reports as assigned. 
  • Drive planning process, including model modification, updating, and analysis.
  • Reconcile and load monthly customer & product profitability for analysis and reporting.
  • Analyzes Gross Margin and Gross Profit to determine impact caused by volume, selling prices and costs.
  • Compares actual results against business plan, forecast, and prior year.
  • Assists in projections and forecasts, by major customers, product categories, and Account Managers.
  • Provides accurate and timely financial reporting for the business unit.
  • Prepare monthly summary and commentary for review meetings involving executive members.
  • Liaises with various departments and partners with Product Managers to assist with data analysis and decision support.
  • Inventory valuation and review along with provisioning of same.
  • Value added margin reporting and analysis against various comparators.
  • Weekly and monthly monitoring and reporting the impact of key customer billing condition types. 


  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree. CPA, CMA or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Mid level experience with preparing weekly/monthly reporting.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel spreadsheet skills (SAP preferred)
  • Financial reporting in food industry preferred
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Effectively present information and respond to questions from stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented and analytical individual that can meet deadlines.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks.

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: Madison