Diageo Financial Controller in United States

Qualifications University / College degree in finance / accounting

Work experience:

Qualified accountant with minimum of 10+ years working and management experience in a multinational corporate environment, with exposure to some of the following areas:

  • Financial and Management Accounting, Controlling & Reporting processes

  • Accounting standards (IFRS, US GAAP, etc..) / Statutory knowledge, experience

  • Experience on people management / management of big teams

  • Internal / external audit experience and/or SOX

  • Experience with Shared services process activities

  • Process improvement

  • Project / change management

  • Business experience and understanding

  • Risk assessment

  • Proven strong stakeholder and expectations management skills

  • Ability to work to meet priorities and manage tight deadlines

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, customer focused attitude

Language skills

  • Fluent in English (and native language when applicable)

  • Able to communicate effectively

  • Other languages within geographical area is advantage

PC skills/System knowledge

  • MS applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Word, etc.)


  • BFC is an advantage – Consolidated Reporting Tool

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As a global leader in beverage alcohol, our 200+ brands are part of everyday celebrations in over 180 countries. Our ambition? We want to be one of the best performing, most trusted and respected consumer products companies in the world.

Ever since Arthur Guinness took out a 9,000 year lease on a Dublin brewery, some 250 years ago, we became a business that is defined by the character of the people who work here. It took immense character from Alexander Walker to convince the captains of every ship in the port of Glasgow to take crates of Johnnie Walker to the four corners of the world. Today, nothing’s changed.

We’re proud to be more than 30,000 talented people. While they make our iconic brands ever stronger around the world, we help them go further than they thought possible. In fact, we’re helping to define their career growth through stretching roles and exciting development opportunities.

Diageo is where you’ll find a wide variety of personalities, experiences and perspectives, wherever you’re based in the world. It makes for a stimulating and rewarding working environment, where everyone can flourish.