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Financial Analyst
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Financial
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: February 27, 2023
Job Location:

Mississauga, ON
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Job Description

Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that’s passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Hunts, Aylmer, Marie Callender's, Healthy Choice, Slim Jim, VH Sauces, Pogo and Vlasic, and emerging brands, including Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein, and Frontera.

We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit

Conagra Brands est une des principales entreprises d’aliments de marque en Amérique du Nord. Son histoire est jalonnée de grands succès alimentaires qui sont le fruit du travail d’une équipe passionnée par l’innovation et la croissance. Conagra offre des choix pour toute occasion grâce a des marques réputées comme Hunt’s, Aylmer, Marie Callender's, Healthy Choice, Slim Jim, les sauces VH, Pogo, Vlasic et des marques émergentes, dont Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein et Frontera.

Nous sommes très fiers d’avoir la culture la plus influente, la plus dynamique et la plus inclusive du secteur alimentaire. Pour en savoir plus, visitez

Job Summary

Responsible for driving trade investment effectiveness and understanding customer P&L’s, through superior financial insight and partnership with Sales. Sales Finance coordinator for Sales Operation and Trade Operations functions in SAP. Financial lead for Private Label(PL) and Food Service(FS) business. Prepare Sales Finance month-end journal entries and other Ad Hoc requests.

Position Responsibilities

  • Provide data analysis and financial insight to PL and FS sales teams. Help business make profitable decisions and maximize GM% and overall growth of the business.
  • Exemplify forecasting accuracy when inputting monthly/quarterly forecasts.
  • Perform monthly financial reviews with PL and FS teams (actual results vs plan and prior year). Take a proactive role in understanding key financial components in the P&L and be able to explain key drivers for material changes in the financial result and by brand mix.
  • Ensure an effective and timely month-end close by preparing appropriately supported journal entries.
  • Lead and manage Sales Ops and Trade Ops functions in SAP including updating customer and sales hierarchy, assigning access and roles to Trade applications, updating KPI’s for the Sales team.
  • Develop relationships with cross-functional partners and key central services groups
  • Complete special projects and Ad hoc requests as required

Position Qualifications

  • Minimum 3-5 years of financial analysis experience. Experience in the consumer packaged goods industry is preferred.
  • Previous experience in Sales/Trade Finance or Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A).
  • University degree in business/accounting,
  • Accounting designation preferred (e.g. CPA) or close to completion
  • Strong business communication, partnering, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (i.e. Pivot Tables, Formulas, Modelling)
  • Familiarity with SAP
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and influence at all levels across the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects & work independently

Our Modern Workplace:

Conagra’s culture of collaboration enhances our ability to meet critical business goals, deliver value to customers and consumers and provide you with the flexibility you need to achieve a better work-life balance. We carefully consider each role and how often each team member needs to collaborate in-person. This position requires you work from our Mississauga office [3] days a week.

Conagra Brands 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, or any other protected factor.

A titre d'employeur souscrivant au principe de l'égalité d'accès a l'emploi, Conagra Brand considère les candidats qui sont qualifiés pour les offres d'emplois sans égard a la race, la couleur, les croyances religieuses, l'origine, le sexe, l'orientation sexuelle, l'identité de genre, la langue parlée, l'âge, le handicap ou tout autre facteur discriminatoire.


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