Accounting & Finance Riverview, QLD


Position at JBS USA



About the Role:

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Group Financial Accountant to join the JBS Group Finance Team in a permanent full-time capacity.


Based at our Head Office in Wacol (Brisbane, Australia) and reporting directly to the Financial Accounting Manager, this role is best suited to someone who has demonstrated experience within the technical accounting space and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.


Please note: As this position is based in Brisbane, relocation assistance will be offered to the successful candidate.


Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

  • Ensure full compliance of Financials Statements with the relevant Accounting Standards (IFRS, US GAAP)
  • Ensure all external & internal timelines and reporting deadlines are met
  • Produce Technical Accounting Memorandums
  • Acquisition accounting and integration of new companies to JBS’ systems, policies and procedures (including SOX)
  • Review of appropriateness of Accounting standard conversions
  • Manage accounting of Foreign Exchange effects
  • Oversee balance sheet reconciliations with a focus on driving process improvements and enhancements
  • Assist other Accounting and Finance departments with their queries
  • Other duties as assigned


About You:

  • Experience of at least 3 years in similar roles
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-skill
  • Attention to detail
  • Qualified accountant (CA/CPA)
  • In-depth understand of accounting standards with demonstrated commercial awareness
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills


Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Heavily discounted meat products on offer
  • Retail discounts with national partners
  • Health insurance discounts on Bupa Health and Medibank Private
  • Onsite parking


Please note: The successful applicant must hold Australian working rights.


What next:

If you are passionate and dedicated to be a part of the largest meat manufacturer and producer in Australia (and the largest protein producer globally), this opportunity may be for you. Apply now!


Any queries regarding this opportunity, please email: [email protected]



For more information about JBS Australia, please visit our Careers Page:



At JBS Australia we offer you more than just a job. We offer you a career with a fast-paced, dynamic company aiming to be the best in everything that we do.


  • We are Australia’s largest meat and food processing company, operating a number of production facilities across Australia and New Zealand.
  • We are a diverse business that operates across feedlots, meat processing and value added product facilities, robotics and international meat and animal by-products trading.
  • We have a broad range of strong domestic and international meat and food brands including AMH, Beef City Black, Great Southern, and Primo.
  • We export more than 70% of our product to every corner of the world.
  • A strong company culture with clear and simple values is what we live by every day.
  • We have a majority shareholding in Andrews Meat Industries as well as Scott Technology Limited in New Zealand.



We are the world’s largest animal protein company and the second largest food company in the world, operating in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and UK.

For more than 60 years, we have provided customers with the highest quality food and animal protein products and superior service. We have innovative programs and world class products, and we are committed to professionalism, community partnerships and environmental stewardship. JBS is Making Your World Stronger.