This position is responsible for ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the financial functions of the company in accordance with business management techniques and best practices of a premier, privately owned dairy manufacturer. Areas of primary responsibilities include financial statement preparation, market-based risk management administration, milk pooling, milk pricing support, budget management, production and financial data analysis and collaborative support within the accounting and finance team.
This position manages direct reports and subordinate managers who supervise employees and is responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of the Accounting and Finance department.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment and technology.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Base hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
This position requires up to 10% travel.
The physical demands for this position are mainly able to do sedentary work. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to talk or hear. The employee frequently will need to sit, stand, walk. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance or a related field. 10-15 plus years in various management/leadership roles. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
Preferred Education and Experience
Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics accounting software. At least five years of experience in a similar role. Master’s degree in Accounting or related field. Bilingual in English/Spanish.