Accounting & Finance Greeley, Colorado


Position at JBS USA Food Company

Position Title:      Controller           

Department:        Accounting

Location:             Greeley, CO Value Added Plant

Salary Class:        Exempt                                            


Purpose & Scope:

Our company is in search of a Plant Controller responsible for financial functions and personnel at the Greeley, CO Case Ready Plant.


Principle Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for all financial aspects of the plant.
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining a control environment. Perform analysis to identify risk areas and implement processes and procedures that minimize the risk.
  • Responsible for providing the organization and its management with the appropriate financial and operating information necessary. This individual and the accounting staff are expected to work with operations and functional departments to ensure appropriate accounting systems, financial planning and reporting are in place.
  • Compare performance with operating plans and standards. Provide reports and interpret the results of operations to all levels of management. This includes the formulation of accounting policies, the preparation of financial statements and operating data, the coordination of systems and procedures, and special reports as required.
  • Establish and implement a sound operational and organizational plan in direct support of the business plan.
  • Estimate plant profit and loss statements on a daily and weekly basis through accounting staff.
  • Supervise and motivate team for high performance, supporting the success of plant operations.
  • Monitor performance of direct reports. Review direct reports and approve performance appraisals initiated by direct reports.
  • Assure the duties, responsibilities, and authority of each job are clearly defined, effective, and communicated to team members.
  • Ensure optimum performance of the business. Recommend and implement techniques to improve productivity, increase efficiencies, cut costs, take advantage of opportunities, and effective practices



  • Math skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer skills; SAP experience is a plus
  • Through knowledge of Accounting principles and procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of management accounting including variance analysis and root cause analysis 


Education: Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance required
Experience in manufacturing Controlling preferred but not required

Working Conditions:

  • Fast paced environment
  • Exposure to various chemicals, machinery, and knives
  • Slippery floors, extreme temperatures and loud noises
  • Help purchasing/inventory as needed
  • Schedule M-F and weekends when needed


The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits:

  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;
  • Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;
  • 401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule;
  • Base salary range of $85-98K and
  • This position is eligible to participate in the Company’s annual bonus plan, the amount of bonus varies and is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the incentive program

The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background check for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.