Associate Financial Analyst in Underwood, IA at Jack Link's

Date Posted: 7/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Underwood, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/25/2018

Job Description

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.

Join Jack Link's as an Associate Financial Analyst in Underwood, IA! In this role, you will support financial planning, reporting, accounting, and business analysis processes necessary to support company objectives and ensure all financial reports and analysis. 

Specifically in this role, you will: 

  • Provide financial support for any assigned Sales, General, and Administrative (SG&A) functional areas, including financial analysis, journal entries, monthly reporting, and development of outlooks, forecasts, and budgets to help functional areas make informed business decisions.
  • Assist with month-end reporting and close process.
  • Support company’s financial reporting activities, including financial statements and departmental reporting to maintain accuracy of financial information.
  • Manage daily invoice processing and POD request related to Freight Payable activities.
  • Support the process for freight claims.
  • Support company’s audits to ensure legal compliance.
  • Ensure financial transactions are recorded in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and are in compliance with legal requirements, such as rules promulgated by Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and governmental authorities in other countries.
  • Perform invoicing and coding duties on regular, consistent basis.
  • Provide support for distribution center cost accounting function.

Job Requirements

Education/Work Experience

Required: Two years of previous work in Finance, preferably with emphasis in a manufacturing and/or distribution environment. SAP experience is a plus.

Preferred: Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; must work effectively with all levels of management and employees; must be able to maintain confidential data and communication.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent math and accounting skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. 

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