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Senior Director, Finance, Analytics, & Administration

Seeking a unique opportunity as a leader in a professional organization?

Does the opportunity to lead and evolve the financial, technological, and analytical areas of California’s largest marketing Board sound intriguing? Would a role where you can have a real impact on industry development by providing expert financial analyses and data driven advice to our team, committees, and board of directors be rewarding? If so, this may be the perfect role for you.

The Almond Board of California (ABC) is seeking a senior leader for our finance, analytics, technology, and administrative teams who has a proven track record of owning, developing, and executing FP&A capabilities along with demonstrating comprehensive strategic thinking about the operation to drive improvements. This position will be located at our headquarters in Modesto, CA. and serve as a member of our Executive team. ABC is a federal marketing order which operates with USDA oversight and has an annual revenue of $90 million.

Our ideal candidate requirements:

This future leader at ABC must have an in-depth knowledge of:

  • Budget development, financial planning, forecasting, analytics, and accounting
  • Managing strategic operational development including forward-thinking leadership and resource identification to meet Board, committee, and industry objectives
  • Information technology principles and practices along with data warehouse management to optimize business analytics

This professional will also possess the following skills and experience:

  • Leading, motivating, evaluating, mentoring, and developing a high performing team
  • Exceptionally strong analytical, communication, interpersonal, and influencing skills
  • Strategic thinker who builds comprehensive data-based foundations to draw conclusions and make recommendations
  • 15 + years professional experience in financial management with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior managerial or executive role

 

What will set you apart?

  • Self-directed, proactive, overachiever with a drive to succeed and a positive attitude
  • Extensive experience developing innovative solutions with enterprise and information technology systems
  • MBA, CPA, or graduate coursework in accounting/finance

Why ABC?

The Almond Board of California is a leading industry association that develops progressive agricultural systems and globally promotes California Almonds on behalf of over 7,600 growers and 100 processors. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and generous benefit programs to our valued team members. Full description of this role is available at www.almonds.com.