Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst Job Description
About the Team
Report directly to the CFO of a Private Equity backed agriculture and technology firm, engaged in
fruit variety development, technology, Intellectual Property, and licensing. The Company prizes
creativity, innovation, and an entrepreneurial spirit. Its people strive for excellence by
demonstrating leadership, passion, kindness, authenticity, courage, initiative, and curiosity.
About the Role
You will work closely with the CFO and Executive Leadership Team to support in financial
modeling, designing an updated process for reporting on KPIs in a new ERP / BI system, and the
annual budgeting process. This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the Finance
department on a growing team and will require an experienced, independent thinker with a
track record of strategic thinking, change management, and attention to detail.
You are Excited about…
• Detailed analysis including advanced financial modeling, profitability analysis, return on
investment, discounted cash flow, and monitoring bottom line results
• Leveraging multiple information platforms and analytical tools to identify and address
business critical issues
• Directing strategy for reporting, designing dashboard for business intelligence, and
codifying a system for reporting on key metrics
• Planning and managing multiple data / analytics projects – including the annual
budgeting process
• Preparing materials for a Board of Directors, Lenders, and internal management packages
We are Excited to Meet You because You have…
• 3-5 years of experience in agribusiness, finance, or consumer products as a Financial
Analyst, Operations Analyst, or Marketing Analyst
• Proven analytical and strategic thinking skills with significant direct experience with
budgeting and forecasting
• A strong understanding of financial concepts, a logical approach with a questioning
attitude, and the ability to interpret data and convert from one format to another with
financial understanding
• Experience building analytic models such as supply and demand forecasting, and pricing
analyses
• Understand the application of Business Intelligence software and the concepts of data
management. High integrity with ERP systems knowledge
• Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
• Experience with planning and managing multiple research projects. Ability to balance
multiple projects deadlines
• Confident with a highly professional demeanor. Ability to function independently and
effectively in a self-directed environment
• Highly organized, detail-oriented, a strong work ethic, and demonstrated leadership and
teamwork skills
• Solid interpersonal skills and the ability to appropriately interface with all levels of
management
• The ability to speak, read, and write English at a level that allows full communication and
participation in a team situation
• Ability to work in a demanding, fast-paced environment and with multiple managers