Verde Farms is the leading marketer of natural, organic and grass-fed beef in the United States. Working with family farms across the globe, we are connecting consumers who desire healthy, great-tasting meat raised in a sustainable manner. Our employees believe in the company’s core set of principles, and leadership’s commitment to innovation!
As a dynamic, value-driven, privately-held company based in the greater Boston area, Verde Farms employees are united by the company’s mission, supportive culture, shared values, and integrity. This is a great time for key individuals to be a part of the double-digit growth at an organization that continuously creates new opportunities for team members to develop while changing the industry landscape.
Reports To: Vice President of Finance
Secondary Reporting To: Vice President Sales and Vice President Operations
Cost of Goods Analysis
This position will also work with the Vice President of Operations to report actual Cost of Goods versus standard. This will include the analysis of actual performance versus standard for our manufacturing operations. Included in this work will be the periodic review and updates of our Bill of Materials. This position will also support the development of projects to improve cost performance. From time to time, they will work on Cost projects to review item profitability, manufacturing performance and will provide key period Operation scorecards.
This position will also be the primary finance support for Customer Performance Management. This will include updating Customer item level income statements with actual results and publishing period scorecards. In addition, this role will track and analyze variances to expectations. Included in this analysis will be the tracking and analysis of Trade Expense and promotions. The role will also have the responsibility to work with the sales team to update forecasts, develop annual plans and work on various key customer promotion analysis.
This individual will provide Customer economic analysis support. Working with Marketing, this will start with being the contact for New Product pricing development. This will include updating and supporting the implementation of a standard Pricing Analysis model for new products. Once a product has been approved for commercialization, this role will track the actual performance against the initial forecast. Key to this role will be the identification of risks and opportunities and to support the development of action plans to improve profitability.
This position will be an important member of the Finance Team. This will include supporting period close, updating business forecast and supporting the development of the annual and long-term financial plans. The ability to manage payroll would be a benefit.
Key Attributes of Role Holder:
• Thrives in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture
• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
• Strong analytical, organizational and project management skills
• Trustworthy, highly collaborative, perceptive, operates with integrity
• Able to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Excellent Excel skills and Salesforce knowledge a plus
• B.S. degree and 2 - 5 years of experience in a Consumer Products Finance role.
Why Verde Farms?
• Excellent Health Benefits.
• Competitive Salary.
• Progressive PTO Policy.
• Awesome Work Environment.
• United States – Boston Massachusetts Area
There’s something special about working at Verde Farms. We operate with a core set of principles: the promotion of health and wellness, animal welfare, and environmental sustainability. These driving forces shape our vision and actions that guide every decision regarding supply, products, partners, and employees.
If you’re ready to join a team that values what they do, please submit your resume to us at email@example.com.