Accounting & Finance Lafayette, Colorado


Position at Planterra Foods

At Planterra Foods, we believe our planet is filled with delicious ideas. Leveraging the resources of our investor, JBS USA Food Company, we aspire to change the future of protein by giving people more flavorful, plant-based choices. Our goal is to delight people from vegans to flexitarians to meat-eaters by giving them more delicious plant-based protein choices, like our first brand OZO™.

We are building our team and looking for an experienced Senior Accountant based at our office in Lafayette, CO who will help us create the best plant-based protein company in the world. The Senior Accountant is responsible for the day-to-day accounting and finance activities including the recording of journal entries, the reconciliation of general ledger accounts and analysis of various accounting schedules and financial reports. This position reports to the Head of Accounting and Finance.


  • Month-end ledger closing process
  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Data accumulation/analysis of balance sheet and P/L accounts
  • Daily, weekly and monthly account analysis to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Budget to actual variance analysis
  • Assist with monthly and quarterly internal reporting
  • Assist with annual budget and reforecasting periods
  • Provide accounting and financial support to other departments
  • Other duties as assigned


  • BS in Finance or Accounting
  • 3-5 years of progressive finance/accounting experience
  • Financial / Accounting experience with a CPG company a plus
  • Proven analytical skills, including the understanding of general accounting principles
  • Solid organizational skills, including strong detail orientation and the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Superb communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel, required
  • Large ERP experience (SAP FICO) strongly preferred

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 $58,485-$76,020
  • 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 checks 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.