Vice President Finance and Accounting


Omaha NE


Industry 1: Food Production
Industry 2: Food & Beverages
Industry 3: Ranching

Job ID: EB-2414951758
Category: Accounting & Finance
Location: Omaha, NE


Oversee the Accounting and Finance department’s day-to-day functions including but not limited to treasury management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, inventory, capital expenditures, general accounting, and budgetary controls. The VP of Finance will develop, implement, monitor, and control accounting policies and procedures according to generally accepted accounting practices. The role will serve as a business partner providing the team with insights and analysis on business performance.


  • Development, analysis, and interpretation of financial information to appraise operating results in profitability, performance, and other matters bearing on the organization’s fiscal soundness and operating effectiveness.
  • Consolidate the financial results from the various subsidiaries and affiliates
  • Complete required monthly and quarterly bank reporting.
  • Mentor and coach the finance team maximizing the team’s potential and developing succession plans for critical roles,
  • Partner with external accountants on the year-end audit and provide support for required tax reporting.
  • Implement accounting policies, practices, and procedures that meet both generally accepted accounting principles and auditing standards.
  • Implement internal control procedures that protect and secure the corporation’s assets and preclude misappropriation of funds or assets.
  • Maintains the company’s system of accounts and keeps books and records on all company transactions and assets.
  • Coordinates and directs the preparation of financial forecasts, implements and maintains other planning and control procedures, analyzes and reports variances.
  • Compile internal reports, revise and update reports as necessary.
  • Assures protection for the business’s assets through internal control, internal auditing, and ensuring proper insurance coverage.
  • Monitors credit and collection processes, including sales realizations.
  • Monitor product pricing policies.
  • Interact directly with all levels of management
  • Maintain a collaborative relationship with other departments and co-workers.
  • Adhere to all safety procedures and policies.
  • Ability to be at work regularly and on time.
  • Perform all additional duties requested by the supervisor on an “as needed” basis.


  • 10 plus years of managerial accounting and financial management experience.
  • Previous manufacturing experience required preferably in protein.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business. CPA and/or CMA preferred but not required.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and efficiently manage tasks and time.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Five plus years recent experience as a controller at high speed/volume fresh meat facility preferred

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