Manager Plant Finance - Lamb Weston Boardman West

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

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 Job Summary

The Finance Manager is responsible for all accounting functions performed at the Lamb Weston Boardman West facility, providing guidance and leadership to the finance staff. Primary duties include the preparation of the budget, period financial reports, preparation and review of balance sheet reconciliations, period-end close, internal and external audits, analysis of financial results and cost advice to plant management.


Position Responsibilities

  • Responsible for supervision of period-end close activities to ensure timely completion of tasks
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Provide financial information to Operations Manager and other department managers of the plant organization as requested in timely and accurate manner
  • Supervise and train financial accounting staff by providing the necessary guidance to properly develop their general accounting skills
  • Review balance sheet account reconciliations and perform an aggressive review of the balance sheet for assigned area
  • Implement corporate initiatives and maintain a high level of financial and internal controls
  • Evaluate effectiveness of processes and procedures and develop improvements as needed
  • Compliance with Sarbanes Oxley Act
  • Work Effectively with small teams to complete ad-hoc assignments


Position Qualifications

  • 4-year bachelors' degree in finance or accounting required
  • 5 years experience in accounting and/or cost accounting, preferably in a (food) manufacturing company
  • Effective communication and conflict management skills
  • Excellent computer skills (including Microsoft Office, Oracle G/L)required
  • Proactive and hands-on personality with excellent analytical skills



This job description is not intended, and should not be construed to be, an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended, however, to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential for making decisions related to job performance, employee development and compensation.  As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required




ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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