Cargill Accountant in Worcester, United Kingdom


Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Job location: Worcester

Working for Cargill’s European Protein business who are a leading supplier of food products to retail, foods service and food manufacturing customers in both European and global markets.

The position holder will provide professional accounting support for a minimum of a 6 month contract. This role will have direct influence on the company’s balance sheet, Selling, General and Administrative (SGA) expenses reporting, liaising closely with our shared service center and the broader business.

Main Tasks:

  • Perform tasks related to month end including: close, journal entry, balance sheet approval, intercompany reporting and other required activities

  • Manage and provide financial support and analysis around CPE Selling, General and Administrative (SGA) expense reporting activity

  • Establish and maintain efficient financial controls through the transition period

  • Co-ordinate and liaise between local audit representatives during annual audits


  • Qualified or part-qualified through any of the following accounting bodies: ICAEW, CIMA, ACCA

  • Proven experience working in finance

  • Effective organisational skills, including time-management, prioritisation

  • Intermediate level of Microsoft Excel skills (Pivot Tables, V-Lookups)

  • Experience of SAP essential

  • Previous experience with financial reporting

  • Self-Starter who works well with minimal supervision.

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast-paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer a competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the world’s leading companies.

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location United Kingdom-ENG-Worcester

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: WOR00365