Financial Accountant

Plant/Site:  JBS Corporate Office
Req Id:  13866
Date Posted:  7 Feb 2024

JBS Australia is Australia’s largest and most respected meat and food processor. The Company has a strong portfolio of leading beef, lamb, pork, and value-added branded products. In our Corporate Office we drive and foster the JBS culture of excellence and believe success is achieved through hard work. JBS can provide you with more than a job, it can provide a long-term rewarding career.


About Us

JBS Australia is the largest and most respected meat and food producer in Australia. We have a strong portfolio of leading and renowned beef, lamb, pork, salmon and value-added branded products, such as AMH, Swift, Primo, Murray Valley and Huon. JBS Australia’s Corporate Division operates across Australia and New Zealand.  We service JBS’ extensive network of businesses and operations, with approximately 15,000 employees spread across our various sites, JBS Australia is a truly exciting organisation to be part of.


About You

We are seeking a qualified Financial Accountant who is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and has 3 + years’ relevant work experience. In addition, you will have strong communication and stakeholder engagement skills along with a “can do” proactive attitude with the capability to adapt to changing priorities.


About the Role

This diverse role and will report to our Finance Manager Accounting and will provide support and assistance to manage the general Ledger integrity of the Group, ensuring all external and internal reporting deadlines are met. Other requirements will include:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Finance, Commerce or similar
  • CA/CPA qualifications or studying towards
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Working Knowledge of QlikSense (QlikView), SAP and BPC are advantageous
  • Daily bank uploads
  • FX Settlement processing
  • Weekly bank reconciliations
  • Ensure completeness and accuracy of month-end closing activities
  • Manage completeness and accuracy of prepayments register
  • Manage a system of controls, procedures and forms for management of fixed assets and leases
  • Ensure full compliance with the relevant accounting policies and standards
  • Ensure all external and internal reporting deadlines are met
  • Management of authorisation for expenditure of capital budget


Why work for JBS Australia?

  • Heavily discounted meat products
  • Retail discounts with national partners including health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program


       Interested? Apply Now!