Manufacturing Plant Controller (R6585)

Finance Windom, Minnesota


Description

Position at Prime Pork, LLC

  • Job Summary:

    The Controller oversee all accounting functions including financial statement preparation for Comfrey Farm Prime Pork, Windom, MN, and GAT Farms ensuring that financials are done accurately and timely.  Ensures controls are in place to the extent that assets are safeguarded and information is captured to improve the decision making process for the business.  Manages coworkers to provide a positive work environment where coworkers are challenged and provided the resources to grow within their job.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Completes monthly financial statements in accordance with GAAP
  • Helps to maintain strong relationships with banking institutions by preparing monthly reports and participating in bank meetings
  • Partners with key business leaders on the understanding of monthly financials and works to improve data and information to support the decision making process
  • Oversees the business and accounting processes to ensure controls are in place and assets are safeguarded
  • Streamlines processes to ensure efficient processing and capture of data and provides adequate training and support for all those involved to ensure  clarity and alignment with Company objectives
  • Provides supervision of the accounting staff in Windom
  • Actively trains and develops accounting coworkers to ensure they are satisfied and challenged in their jobs
  • Performs balance sheet reconciliations and ensures business leaders understand any risk involved
  • Completes the annual budget in a concerted effort with key business leaders
  • Timely completion of the annual budget in a concerted effort with key business leaders
  • Manages the accounting and reporting for construction and capital improvements
  • Works with key business leaders to develop and improve business scorecards to support the decision making process
  • Plays a key role in benchmarking key aspects of the business to drive continuous improvement and challenges the status quo
  • Performs analysis as needed to support the business or accounting functions and other tasks as assigned
  • Establishes and monitors coworker performance and developmental goals, assigns accountabilities, sets objectives, establishes priorities and conducts annual performance appraisals
  • Report and take necessary action to prevent food safety and food quality issues from occurring to support the production of Safe Quality Food (SQF)
  • Follows all Safety, Bio-Security, Environmental, and Animal Welfare Procedures
  • Ensures compliance with and follows all OSHA and REI safety regulations and procedures
  • Ensures that all care is provided with respect to customer, client and team members’ rights
  • Ensures a safe and clean work environment
  • Essential function of the job: requires teamwork and developing strong relationships with coworkers
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Adheres to work schedules in completing and performing assigned tasks

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Required:

CPA 3 years’ of experience as Controller of similar position Ability to timely and accurately complete monthly financial statements in accordance with GAAP Ability to provide organizational leadership to ensure all required operational and financial reports (i.e., daily, weekly and monthly) are accurately and timely complete Strong written and verbal communication skills; capable of presenting financial information in an easy-to-understand format. Mathematical Skills: General Arithmetic/Basic algebra/Percentages/Fractions Intermediate experience with Excel, Access and other Microsoft applications. Maturity, professionalism, and high level of discretion

Benefits
At Comfrey Farm Prime Pork, 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.

About our Company
Delivering pork that consistently meets the highest standards for flavor, tenderness, texture, color and juiciness means doing what others can’t or won’t do. Comfrey Farm® Prime Pork is a start-up company with the passion and integrity to discriminately select the best quality hogs, including heritage Durocs for their most scrumptious meat characteristics. Along with that we partner with high-integrity family farmers who pledge to raise these amazing animals with the utmost dedication and care. Finally, we wholly own and operate a new, high-tech plant unlike any other in the U.S. to protect the flavor, color and integrity of our meat, and safely provide for our workforce. Our team shares Glen Taylor’s vision for elevating the craft of raising pork the way he remembers it as a child growing up on the family farm in Comfrey, MN. Comfrey Farm™ is proud to be part of the Taylor family, which consists of 80+ companies including the Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Lynx, and Minnesota Star Tribune. If you want to join this fun, new start up, please contact Linda at 507-303-7515 or linda.sandberg@comfreyfarm.com.

Comfrey Farm Prime Pork is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status. 

                                                                                                                                                                                

Comfrey Farm Prime Pork is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status. 

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