Accounting & Finance Marshalltown, Iowa


Position at JBS USA Food Company

Job Interest Sheet     

Division/Department: Pork  

Location:   Marshalltown

Job title:  Expense Manager

Reports to:  Todd Carl


Nonexempt Hourly Rate:                    



Type of position:







Flexible as needed



  • Leads the effort to identify cost savings improvement ideas for plant.  Tracks the actual performances of these savings. Partners with the local plant management team, divisional team for cost savings ideals, performance tracking.
  • Responsible for coordinating the local plant budgeting process of the variable and fixed expenses.
  • Prepares, reports actual vs. budget results on monthly and quarterly presentations.
  • Attend meetings as scheduled and called; prepared to discuss and summarize plant expenses, evaluate increases or decreases in costs, and detail plans for expense reductions
  • Analyze reports; solicits, develop, and tests recommendations for decreasing costs.


  • Work closely with entire plant management and staff to continually drive the recommended cost reductions into the P&L reporting.


  • Set plant goals regarding expenses including setting the plant budget for the next fiscal year.


  • Perform various other duties as needed or as assigned


Qualifications/Required Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field preferred
  • 3+ years of directly related experience required
  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to details
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Requires excellent inter-personal skills with the ability to work closely with internal and external customers
  • Multi-tasking and working well with others
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • SAP knowledge recommended
  • Strong computer skills. Microsoft Office
  • Able to work all three shifts
  • Able to communicate verbally and printed word in English