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2505 SW Willmar Avenue

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Full Time

Company Description:

ABOUT JENNIE-O TURKEY STORE INC. – Food that inspires you to live well. Jennie-O Turkey Store, Inc., based in Willmar, Minn., is one of the largest and most beloved turkey brands in the world. A wholly owned subsidiary of Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), Jennie-O Turkey Store offers an array of more than 1,500 high quality fresh, frozen, refrigerated and deli turkey products that are distributed throughout the United States and 40 countries worldwide. ABOUT HORMEL FOODS – INSPIRED PEOPLE. INSPIRED FOOD.™ Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9 billion in annual revenues across 75 countries worldwide. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin’s®, Columbus®, Wholly®, Hormel® Black Label®, Columbus® and more than 30 other beloved brands. The company is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats, , was named on the “Global 2000 World’s Best Employers” list by Forbes magazine for three straight years, is one of Fortune magazine’s most admired companies, has appeared on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s “The 100 Best Corporate Citizens” list for the 12th year in a row, and has received numerous other awards and accolades for its corporate responsibility and community service efforts. The company lives by its purpose statement — Inspired People. Inspired Food.™ — to bring some of the world’s most trusted and iconic brands to tables across the globe. For more information, visit and

Full Job Description:

Computing and comparing standard costs and performance measures for the Jennie O Turkey Store whole bird pack operation located in Melrose, MN.- Compiling of the period end financial statements for the whole bird pack areas of the afore mentioned plant. Generating and compiling the annual operating plan for the first processing, whole bird pack, cut-up, and deboning operations as well as other support departments. Setting up and costing new products from the whole bird operation.


RESPONSIBILITIES: Standard cost maintenance for new products or changes in processes. Timely generation/distribution of weekly P & L with corresponding variance explanations. Review and explanation of variances with plant supervision. Creating and posting of the appropriate general ledger entries for movement of product through the production processes. Supervising the production of daily/weekly/monthly/YTD performance information for plant management. Working with data collection personnel to verify the completeness and accuracy of plant production entries for all operations. Assisting in the annual planning process for the Kill/Boning and Whole bird pack operations. Directing the efforts of the accounting office staff by providing leadership, training and goals/objectives to accomplish between performance reviews. Through leadership, development of competencies, training, and effective role modeling, personally embrace our Cultural Beliefs to create experiences, beliefs, and actions that will drive our key results.

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QUALIFICATIONS: Required *Strong persuasive and analytical skills *Theoretical understanding of the accounting system *Effective problem solving skills and decision making ability *Well developed interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills *Strong spreadsheet application using Microsoft Excel *A strong pattern of initiative, achievement and leadership *At least one year experience in an exempt accounting role Preferred: Plant cost accounting experience


Jennie-O Turkey Store offers an excellent benefits package. Competitive base salary plus target incentive, annual merit increase performance reviews, medical, dental, vision, non-contributory pension, profit sharing, 401(k), stock purchase plan, paid personal time off. FREE two-year community or technical college tuition for children of employees. Relocation assistance is available based on eligibility.

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