Brown-Forman Accounting Analyst/Accounts Payable Spain in Barcelona, Spain

Job Description:


Serving as a business partner with the corporation and the Spanish business unit, the owner of the position is responsible for facilitating and coordinating financial accounting, reporting, and analytical activities with a focus on communicating quantitative and qualitative information in a clear, accurate, and timely manner with a focus on accounts payable issues.

Basic Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Process invoices for payment

  • Receive and verify invoices and requisitions for goods and services

  • Assist in travel expense reimbursement process

  • General Accruals – basic accounting

  • Account analysis and reconciliations

  • Verify that transactions comply with financial policies and procedures

  • Prepare batches of invoices for data entry

  • Maintain listing of accounts payable (vendors)

  • Maintain the general ledger

  • Maintain updated vendor files (vendor master data)

  • Create and reconcile monthly financial data and create needed report

  • Support the monthly closing activities following Spanish GAAP (NPGC) as well as US GAAP

  • Fixed Asset Accounting

  • General support on VAT and other tax reporting

  • Other Accounting Functions

Must Experience:

  • Successful apprenticeship in accounting

  • 2-4 years’ post qualified experience in a accounting department

  • Knowledge of accounts payable,accounts receivable

  • Maintaining general ledgers


  • Good English speaking and writing is an advantage

  • Financial / ERP System – SAP (FI/CO/BW)

  • IT literate (very good knowledge in MS Excel)

  • Time management

  • Strong Analytical skills

  • FMCG experience is an advantage#BFlogo#ND 1

About Brown-Forman:


Brown-Forman, founded in 1870, is a diversified producer and marketer of fine quality beverage alcohol brands. Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Brown-Forman currently employs about 4,000 people and has offices or facilities in 30 cities across the globe. Starting in the mid-1950s, the company began a series of acquisitions that would place it among the top 10 largest spirits companies in the world, selling its brands in more than 135 countries across the globe. These include many of the most well-known and best-loved wines and spirits brands, including Jack Daniel’s, Finlandia Vodka, Old Forester, Woodford Reserve, Herradura and el Jimador Tequilas, and Korbel champagnes. For more information about the company, please visit

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Europe

City: Barcelona

State: Int'l

Country: Spain

Req Type: Exempt

AutoReqId: 3602BR