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Corporate Expense Manager

Purpose and Scope/General Summary: We are seeking a Corporate Expense Control Manager to be based at one of the following Pork locations: Worthington, Minnesota; Marshalltown, Iowa; Beardstown, Illinois; or Ottumwa, Iowa.


  • Coordinate the effort to identify cost savings improvement ideas for pork. Track and audit the actual performances of these savings. Partner with the local plant management and divisional teams for cost savings ideas, and track performance.

  • Responsible for coordinating the Pork Division budgeting process.

  • Prepares reports for actual vs. budget results on monthly and quarterly presentations.

  • Attend meetings as scheduled and called; prepared to discuss and summarize plant expenses, evaluate increases or decreases in costs, and detail plans for expense reductions.

  • Analyze reports; solicits, develop, and tests recommendations for decreasing costs.

  • Work closely with entire plant management and staff to continually drive the recommended cost reductions into the P&L reporting.

  • Set plant goals regarding expenses including setting the pork budgets for the next fiscal year.

  • Act as liaison for expense managers to communicate and coordinate with corporate team.

  • Regular visits to all the plants to strengthen and develop plant expense managers.

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field preferred

  • 5+ years of directly related experience preferred

  • Previous experience with cost analysis

  • Knowledge of industrial engineering principles

  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy, and attention to detail

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work closely with internal and external customers required

  • Multi-tasking and working well with others

  • Strong communication and leadership skills

  • SAP knowledge recommended

  • Strong computer skills; Microsoft Office knowledge

  • Able to work all three shifts

  • Able to communicate verbally and printed word in English

  • As a salaried position with the company, you may be required to travel at some point to other facilities, to attend Company events, or as a representative of the Company in other situations. Unless otherwise specified in this posting, the amount of travel may vary and the most qualified candidate must be willing and able to travel as business needs dictate.

The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits :

  • Benefits : Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;

  • Paid Time Off : sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;

  • 401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule; and

  • Incentive Pay: This position is eligible to participate in the Company’s annual bonus plan, the amount of bonus varies and is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the incentive program;

The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.

About us: JBS USA is a leading global provider of diversified, high-quality food products, including a portfolio of well-recognized brands and innovative, easy-to-use food solutions. We process, prepare, package and deliver fresh and value-added premium meat, poultry and retail-ready food products for customers in approximately 100 countries on six continents. We are also the majority shareholder of Pilgrim’s, the largest poultry company in North America. JBS USA employs more than 100,000 team members, and our corporate office is located in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, where our 1,200 team members onsite enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year.

Our mission: To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the best products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

Our core values are: Availability, Determination, Discipline, Humility, Ownership, Simplicity, Sincerity