Now Hiring: Manager/Director of FP&A

Now Hiring: Manager/Director of FP&A

Position Title:  Manager/Director of FP&A

Reports to:  CFO

Start Date:  Q1 2024                                         

Location: Austin, TX or Remote 

 

Company Profile: 
Based in Austin, Texas, Force of Nature Meats is an innovative company dedicated to revolutionizing the meat industry with a focus on sustainability, ethical sourcing, and uncompromised quality. Our mission is to provide consumers with a variety of meats that are not only delicious but also responsibly harvested from free-roaming animals. We believe in the power of nature and strive to maintain a harmonious balance with the environment in all our practices. Our range includes grass-fed beef, free-range poultry, and wild game, all sourced from ranches committed to humane practices. At Force of Nature Meats, we are more than a company – we are a community of like-minded individuals passionate about making a positive impact on our planet.

Job Overview:
We are seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to join our team as the Manager/Director of FP&A. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in overseeing financial reporting, modeling, strategic planning, and data analytics. Additionally, the candidate will be a key player in leading Force of Nature’s digital transformation across the company. A strong data science skillset is highly desirable for this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Reporting:
    • Work Cross functionally to identify various departmental data and reporting needs to better understand the business and enable better decision making
    • Develop and manage timely and accurate financial reports for various stakeholders.
    • Implement and enhance reporting processes to provide actionable insights to leadership.
    • Ensure compliance with regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Financial Modeling and Sales Forecasting:
    • Design and maintain financial models to support forecasting, budgeting, and decision-making processes.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather data and assumptions for accurate modeling.
    • Collaborate with Sales and Demand Planner to build out accurate sales forecast across all channels and transform into Demand plan
  • Strategic Planning:
    • Work closely with executive leadership to develop and refine strategic financial plans.
    • Analyze market trends and competitive landscape to provide insights for strategic decision-making.
    • Drive the development and execution of financial strategies aligned with organizational goals.
  • Data Analysis:
    • Utilize advanced analytics to extract meaningful insights from financial and operational data.
    • Identify key performance indicators (KPIs) and implement data-driven approaches for performance measurement.
    • Implement KPI review cadence for accountability across all departments
    • Work closely with cross-functional partners to understand data requirements and implement solutions that align with reporting needs across marketing operations, and sales. 

  • Digital Transformation:
    • Be a key player in Force of Nature’s digital transformation creating efficiency and visibility across the organization
    • Identify opportunities for process improvements and efficiencies through the use of digital tools including the assessment and implementation of an ERP 
    • Oversee the cleaning, validation, and normalization of financial data to ensure accuracy and integrity.
    • Apply data science techniques to enhance financial forecasting, scenario analysis, and decision support.
    • Lead initiatives to integrate diverse data sources, ensuring a comprehensive and cohesive dataset for analysis.
    • Implement data visualization tools to communicate complex financial information effectively.
  • Other duties as assigned. 

 Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in financial planning and analysis, with a focus on reporting, modeling, and strategic planning.
  • Strong coding skills with proficiency in languages such as Python, SQL, or similar is a plus.
  • Experience in implementing and leading digital transformation initiatives within finance.
  • Advanced proficiency in financial modeling and analysis.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Strong strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Finance or FP&A role
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • A dynamic and supportive work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • The chance to be part of a company that is making a positive impact on the environment and food industry.

Please email cover letter and resume to: info@forceofnaturemeats.com