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Job Description:/h3:
:Blue Diamond Growers (BDG) x200B; x200B;is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Business Analyst to join our winning team

The Manufacturing Business Analyst will be responsible for reconciling, summarizing and analyzing production efficiencies and costs, providing related management with timely reporting and support.

*Develop and maintain standard cost production models for multi:product, multi:line manufacturing plant, which includes raw materials, labor, overhead, and packaging. Communicate with plant management and Finance personnel regarding production processes and standard cost issues.
*Perform monthly financial closing functions related to manufacturing costs.
*Reconcile production orders, analyze cost variances, and provide insight to Plant Management and Planning teams.
*Report and analyze labor and overhead spending and absorption budgets and variances.
*Provide costs analysis in support of Capital projects, Margin enhancement, Marketing programs, and production incentive programs
*Provide appropriate business support, including, but not limited to, identifying opportunities to streamline processes and improving reporting.
*Prepare audit schedules and performs other duties, responsibilities, and special projects as required or assigned by supervisor.

*A Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
*A minimum of 5:7 years of professional Cost Accounting.
*Must be able to communicate and interact effectively, both verbally and in writing with a broad spectrum of internal employees including all levels of management. Must be a proactive team player with the ability to demonstrate cooperation and initiative and work in cross:functional teams. Ability to present complex financial data effectively to executive level contacts.
*Must have thorough knowledge of analytical techniques and procedures. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of SAP Production Planning and Product Costing. Effective use of reporting tools and personal computer software (spreadsheet, database, word processing, etc.).
*Must be organized and able to prioritize multiple responsibilities to meet deadlines while maintaining accuracy, quality and quantity of work performed. Must be able to work independently under minimal supervision.
*Operating a computer keyboard and mouse; speaking, in person and by phone; writing; reading written reports and computer screens.

x200B;Grow your career. Partner with us. We Are the Almond People
x200B;Blue Diamond Growers is an Equal Opportunity and E:Verify Employer

Company Description:/h3:
In 1910 a cooperative of 230 California almond growers formed with the following core values:
To build strong relationships among growers and with their customers;
To communicate directly and honestly; and
To work as a team to realize the best return on their investment.

More than a century later, Blue Diamond Growers still adheres to these values at every level of our operation. Our employees are strongly committed to the brand and to each other : the word family is often used to describe our culture.

Today, Blue Diamond Growers represents more than 3,000 almond growers in California : the state that provides over 80 of the worlds supply. We are one of the most recognized food brands in the world, with annual sales exceeding 1billion.

We believe in transparency and honest communication. Our work style is team:based, working together to innovate, process, and distribute the best almond products to the world.

After more than 100 years, our core values of integrity, partnership, innovation and quality remain strong. Our commitment to excellence has driven Blue Diamonds unprecedented growth, innovation, high quality, and value.

Youll find these values at


• Location: Sacramento

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