Director of Finance (6176 )

Finance Windom, Minnesota


Position at Prime Pork

Prime Pork is seeking a Director of Finance to provide financial guidance and analytics to all levels of management in order to inform key decision-making in pursuit of the company’s financial and operational objectives.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work with Business Unit President to prioritize, communicate, and execute on annual business initiatives
  • Develop and monitor annual budgets, monthly forecasts and month-end reporting of actual results, including variance analysis to forecast and budget
  • Conduct reviews of business processes and expenditures to identify synergy savings and remove non-value added practices
  • Provide business/financial analysis and decision support that allows management to evaluate alternatives, make fact-based decisions, and evaluate the consequences of decisions
  • Ensure budgeting is completed timely and accurately while maintaining budget ownership with the department and business leaders. 
  • Institute and sustain proper accounting practices and controls. Support staff and leaders in developing an understanding of accounting best practices.
  • Perform special projects and ad-hoc analyses as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or related major
  • 8+ years of experience in financial analysis, public accounting or cost accounting within a large company
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate business processes in a broad context
  • Possess a positive, consultative mindset that promotes improvements in operating effectiveness, efficiency, and net income.  Proven track record of improving top and bottom-line results
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate with cross-functional teams at all levels of staff and management
  • Team player who thrives in both leadership and individual contributor assignments
  • Highly curious; strong analytical and problem solving skills and ability to drive issues to resolution.
  • PC literate with a proficiency in excel and model building

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA or CMA, CPA/working on CPA exam preferred
  • Commodity experience (Hog/Pork preferred)
  • Experience working with multiple ERP’s and large databases 

About our Company:
The Prime Pork plant is located in Windom, MN.  Prime Pork is a specialty pork plant focusing on taste and quality with a premium product.  Doing things differently, Prime Pork is bringing to market a state-of-the-art pork processing facility focusing on genetics, animal health care, and quality feed as a response to the public’s changing preferences in farm-to-table, local food.  Prime Pork is part of the broader Taylor family of companies.  We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.