Corporate Collaborations, LLC Seeks Financial Analyst

Posted on October 5, 2022
Corporate Collaborations, LLC Seeks Financial Analyst
Position Title: 

Financial Analyst


Position Summary:

We have a search underway for a Financial Analyst/Senior Financial Analyst for a Private Equity backed Agriculture and Technology firm, engaged in fruit variety development, technology, Intellectual Property, and licensing. The Company prizes creativity, innovation, and an entrepreneurial spirit. Its people strive for excellence by demonstrating leadership, passion, kindness, authenticity, courage, initiative, and curiosity.

This role reports and works closely with the CFO and Executive Leadership Team to support in financial modeling, designing an updated process for reporting on KPIs in a new ERP / BI system, and the annual budgeting process. This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the Finance department on a growing team and will require an experienced, independent thinker with a track record of strategic thinking, change management, and attention to detail.


Responsibilities Include:

• Detailed analysis including advanced financial modeling, profitability analysis, return on investment, discounted cash flow, and monitoring bottom line results

• Leveraging multiple information platforms & analytical tools to identify/address business critical issues

• Directing strategy for reporting, designing dashboard for business intelligence, and codifying a system for reporting on key metrics

• Planning and managing multiple data / analytics projects – including the annual budgeting process

• Preparing materials for a Board of Directors, Lenders, and internal management packages


The Ideal Candidate will bring:

• 3-5 years of experience in agribusiness, finance, or consumer products as a Financial Analyst, Operations Analyst, or Marketing Analyst

• Proven analytical and strategic thinking skills with significant direct experience with budgeting and forecasting

• A strong understanding of financial concepts, a logical approach with a questioning attitude, and the ability to interpret data and convert from one format to another with financial understanding

• Experience building analytic models such as supply and demand forecasting, and pricing analyses

• Understand the application of Business Intelligence software and the concepts of data management. High integrity with ERP systems knowledge

• Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

• Experience with planning & managing multiple research projects. Balances multiple projects deadlines

• Confident with a highly professional demeanor. Operates independently and effectively in a self-directed environment

• Highly organized, detail-oriented, strong work ethic, and demonstrated leadership and teamwork skills

• Solid interpersonal skills and the ability to appropriately interface with all levels of management

• The ability to speak, read, and write English at a level that allows full communication and participation in a team situation

• Ability to work in a demanding, fast-paced environment and with multiple managers


Our Client:

Our Client is a California-based agriculture and technology firm engaged in fruit variety development, technology, Intellectual Property, and licensing. Technology and IP pursuits include one of the world’s leading fruit breeding/genetics programs, a broad-based portfolio of plant patents and trademarks and investments in agriculture technology start-ups benefiting its global licensees. Licensing consists of sharing new proprietary stonefruit and table grape varieties, and the IP they comprise, with like-minded fruit growers and marketers in more than 15 countries around the world.



Jane Schoener