Analyst, Accounting

At Tyson, we are raising expectations for how much good people can do. Our Talent Strategy is to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent, and we believe that our Culture is the connecting thread that drives that strategy!

We strive to be a talent magnet to establish a reputation for being a talent rich organization where team members can grow their career while growing the business.

We are a high performing organization where team members are rewarded (Pay, Benefits and Recognition) for their contributions, and given the opportunity to support and/or volunteer with programs that help Tyson make a lasting social impact in the communities where we live and work.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains existing cost accounting system
  • Ensure accuracy of cost of production including meat ingredient packaging labor and overhead components
  • Analyzes and reports cost of production through weekly and monthly manufacturing variance to standards
  • Develops and maintains strong working knowledge of production processes which includes regular observation and interaction on the production floor
  • Supports lean manufacturing activities to drive cost saving initiatives
  • Works with support departments to properly record disposal of obsolete material
  • Maintains and develops business relationships with maintenance operations engineering and materials management
  • Provides credible accurate thorough and depth of financial analysis in support of plant operations
  • Supports other finance functionality including asset inventory control and spending audit
  • Provides labor analysis

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree required preferably in accounting business meat science or related field
  • 5+ years manufacturing experience preferred
  • Key insights into cost savings initiatives
  • Independent judgement with analytical skills
  • Problem solving resourcefulness demonstration of business acumen creative thinking skills required
  • Strong knowledge of Excel
  • Demonstrated multi-tasking and project management skills
  • Demonstration of Tyson’s core values-caring commitment candor collaboration and creativity
  • Relocation assistance available for candidates who qualify under Tyson’s relocation policy

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