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Assistant Manager- Financial Accounting

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Mumbai, IN

Company: Glanbia

Join us at GPN and inspire people everywhere to achieve their performance and healthy lifestyle goals!


At Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN), our mission is to inspire people everywhere to achieve their performance and healthy lifestyle goals! We are a global leader in the performance nutrition industry and have a portfolio of nine brands including Optimum Nutrition (ON), BSN, Isopure, SlimFast, Body&Fit, Nutramino, ABB, Think! and Amazing Grass. Our products are sold in over 130 countries and our brands are in the top three performance nutrition brands in more than 20 countries. We are the fastest growth driver within the Glanbia group with a revenue ambition of $2bn in 2020. We are a values led organisation focused on driving sustainable business performance. Join us on our journey today!


Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN) is headquartered in Dublin, ROI, with operating facilities in Illinois, California, South Carolina, Florida, the UK, the Netherlands, and Australia. GPN employs more than 1,800 people globally and has revenues of approximately $1.5B. 


The opportunity where you will make an impact:


We are seeking a Financial Accounting Assistant Manager with the ability to work in a fast paced and constantly evolving environment, reporting to the Financial Controller for South Asia. This is a critical and High visibility Finance role that will be accountable for managing end to end Accounting & Reporting for the GPN South Asia entity ender the mentorship of the Financial Controller.

Complete functional responsibility over accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, compliances and Fixed asset management. The position will also be responsible for ensuring that the systems and procedures are in place to support the Business and will be responsible for ensuring timely and effective annual audits exercise.

The candidate will work closely with GPN South Asia Team to educate them regarding finance and accounting procedures and support the various Initiatives being run by the Business.


  1. Financial accounting for India Entity:
  • Assist in accounting and preparation as per the accepted accounting principles
  • Assist in defining necessary processes to manage Vendor and Customer Life cycle management, this includes
  • Vendor and Customer identification based on evaluation criteria
  • Purchase process management from PO to quarterly vendor balance confirmation
  • Sales process management as per the Revenue recognition principles, CN management and quarterly balance confirmation


  • Imports Management - Performing custom duty calculations for payment of customs and preparing tracker to record all imports, bills of entries and custom duty payments
  • Inventory – FG Inventory checks and controls. This also includes controls for Raw Materials procured for local production
  • Export Management – responsible to ensure that the necessary process for Exports is followed
  • Preparation of all Balance Sheet Reconciliations and presentation of the Recons to the Finance Director and reporting in the International Blackline software
  • To liaise with the Shared Service teams and treasury teams to ensure appropriate accounting and payments
  • Preparation of weekly Cash flows
  • Timely submission of MIS / Details to Management, Auditors and consultants


  1. Compliances for India Entity
  • Involvement in compilation of monthly data for statutory payments such as TDS + PT + GST + Advance Tax etc
  • Involvement in computation of Income tax for the company


  1. Audit Management for India Entity:
  • Assistance in statutory audit including preparation of financial statements and related notes to accounts
  • Assistance in Tax and Transfer Pricing audit including preparation of 3CD


  1. Support the Business in various Initiatives by ensuring that necessary controls are in place
  2. Support the set-up of the IFC framework and help in the action plan implementation


What you will bring to GPN:

  • Should have good understanding of Ind AS and IFRS
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Outstanding analytical, problem solving and organizational abilities.
  • Extensive spreadsheet analysis and strong mathematical abilities
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills are also essential to effectively interact with all teams, areas and levels of business affecting the fulfilment process.


What we would like to offer you:

  • The opportunity to shape your career in our global organisation that is championing the healthy lifestyle movement!
  • Our Smart Working model advocates wellbeing by providing you with a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.
  • Create your own nutrition formula with a discount on our GPN products!