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Financial Analyst, Supply Chain

Company: JazzHR
Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Job Description:

Farmer's Fridge is on a mission to make it simple for everyone to eat well. We serve healthy, handcrafted meals and snacks from our growing network of 750+ Smart Fridges (software-enabled vending machines) in 20+ Markets. We are striving to change the food system from the ground up - one Fridge at a time.We are a team that cares -- about the business, the impact our product makes, and each other. We are data-driven, innovative, and quick to move on a good idea. We are looking for people who want to collaborate in an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture and have a passion to succeed.About this Role:Farmer's Fridge is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst, Supply Chain to become a trusted advisor for Farmer's Fridge Manufacturing and Fulfillment teams. You will report to the Director of Finance and will provide strategic support to Supply Chain Senior Leadership; partnering in metrics development, financial analysis, and annual planning and forecasting.Our ideal candidate has a strong analytical toolset, knows how to translate the details into the bigger picture, and is driven to know "why". This role is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to build the processes and tools to support rapid growth across our supply chain.What You'll Do:

  • Partner with management, finance, and analytics team to define and monitor key performance indicators (KPI's) and external benchmarks that align with the Company's short- and long-term strategy & objectives
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive financial models that inform performance and scalability
  • Lead annual financial planning and forecasting related to Manufacturing and Fulfillment operations
  • Analyze labor, monitor spending trends, identify cost-saving opportunities, and implement strategies to improve the profitability of our Manufacturing and Fulfillment operations and influence our supply chain strategy
  • Be the go-to person for ad-hoc financial analysis to support the Manufacturing and Fulfillment teams in decision-making
  • Develop recurring periodic (weekly, monthly, quarterly) reporting processes to provide forward-looking insights to management
  • Teach financial concepts and tools across audiences of varying familiarity to support execution and ongoing performance managementWhat are we looking for in a Financial Analyst?
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, or a related field
    • 5+ years of FP&A or relevant financial/analytical experience, with 1+ of those years in a supply chain finance or supply chain role
    • Strong knowledge and understanding of general accounting principles, cost accounting experience a plus
    • Proficient in MS Excel / Gsheets. Can navigate efficiently across robust data sets and build comprehensive models from scratch
    • A strong storyteller who distills complex topics and information into concise, powerful messages
    • Detail-oriented and highly organized self-starter with a drive to dig into complex problemsBenefits at Farmer's Fridge:In This Together - We stay connected, whether in person or virtually. We encourage transparency through monthly town hall meetings and weekly financial updates. Participation ranges from sampling and providing feedback on the new menu items we're coming up with in our test kitchen to contributing meaningfully to our DEIB committee.Happier Workdays - Each day at work should fill you with joy. We're a fun and passionate group, and we don't take ourselves too seriously. Bring your unique self to work, dress comfortably, and always feel free to share your thoughts and opinions. We encourage curiosity; there's no hierarchy here when we're all swapping ideas.Never run on empty - Daily Farmer's Fridge meal, Thursday charcuterie, draft cold brew and beer, office snacks, and Friday happy hours are just some of the offerings to make sure you aren't distracted by a growling stomach.Innovate & Elevate - We're all teachers and learners. You'll grow, and help grow the company through cross-functional collaboration, open access to leadership, and regular business updates. You have a direct impact on the company's bottom line. You can also impact your personal bottom line by participating in our 401(k) plan that includes a company match with immediate vesting.Farmer's Fridge Diversity Statement:"Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Farmer's Fridge, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles."
      Farmer's Fridge is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including hiring, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. View our disclosures related to External Agencies and Applicants below:

Keywords: JazzHR, Chicago , Financial Analyst, Supply Chain, Professions , Chicago, Illinois

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