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Strategy Analyst

Date:  Jan 31, 2023
Location: 

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  61063
Job Function:  Finance/Accounting

Perdue Farms is a family-owned food and agriculture company now in it's second century of growth and innovation.  We were founded on trust—a value that carries through everything we do. Perdue Foods is a leader in Premium Proteins and Perdue AgriBusiness ranks among the top US grain companies. 

Summary

The Strategy Analyst will play a key role in structuring ambiguous questions and solving complex problems to drive the implementation and execution of effective solutions. This role will report to the Director of Strategy and will regularly work directly with senior leadership throughout the organization (Agribusiness, Foods, and Corporate) and across key functions, including Finance/FP&A, Commercial, Operations, and Human Resources.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The Strategy Analyst will receive frequent and comprehensive coaching from other members of the Strategy and FP&A teams to facilitate the successful execution of the following activities:

  1. Perform quantitative and qualitative research and analysis to support strategic processes
  2. Establish trust and collaborate with Business Unit leads across both business segments and in all functions to develop strategy scope and execute solution delivery
  3. Drive the formation and implementation of strategic projects including the effective development and tracking of KPIs.
  4. Develop and refine presentations for senior management that effectively communicate complex ideas
  5. Source data and build financial models to support data driven strategic decision making (including M&A and Capital Projects)
  6. Manage and lead important deliverables and varied deadlines across several different projects throughout the business

Minimum Education

  • ​​​​​​BA/BS in Finance, Economics, Business, or another relevant quantitative field
  • Superior academic performance

Experience Requirements

0-2 years of relevant and progressive experience in Corporate Strategy, Management Consulting, Banking, or another relevant area

Experience Preferred

​​​​​Experience in CPG, Foods, or Agribusiness

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Position is mostly sedentary but may require occasional moving to other offices or buildings. May need to move light equipment or supplies from one place to another. May need to access files, supplies and equipment.  Work activity is in an office, open-partitioned, cubicle environment.

 

 

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Salisbury