Financial Analyst-Entry Level

Farmers Fridge - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)

About the Role

The Financial Analyst will be working with the Finance team through rapid growth. Key responsibilities include data analysis, performance reporting, and KPI development and reporting.

You believe learning should be fun and seek to empower every employee with the skills and information they need to be independently successful in their role. You are comfortable in an environment of high-growth and ambiguity, but obsessed with driving clarity, and excited about the challenge of creating a fresh-food distribution model no one has ever built.

Maintain budgets, track performance, and communicate with budget owners and accounting
Conduct benchmarking research / analyses
Support investor and Board requests and ongoing communications
Automate analysis and performance reporting processes in Excel and other tools
Support other process improvements in and outside of finance
Support other functions in prioritizing department investments, defining and analyzing KPIs, and establishing dashboard reporting
Interface significantly with VP of Finance, Director of FP&A and Director of Business Development

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
0-2 years’ experience in finance or accounting role
Experience in tracking and reporting budgets is preferred
Basic accounting knowledge preferred
The ability to prioritize tasks and respond to quick turnaround time in a rapidly changing environment
Intermediate to excellent Excel capabilities (pivot, vlookup, etc.)
Strong analytical and financial modeling ability
Strong communication skills
Ability to communication, collaborate, and develop relationships with people at all levels of the organization

Very detail oriented and organized with a focus on process discipline
Able to work in ambiguity with tight deadlines and rapidly changing priorities

A fit for our company’s core values:
Deeply Caring
Improvement Oriented

Traditional Benefits – Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Short Term Disability, LTD
10 Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
Daily credits for food in our Fridge
Monthly cellphone bill credit
Professional development opportunities
Yoga, mixers, volunteer opportunities, sports leagues, family events and other spontaneous events with a phenomenal team of individuals that are constantly pushing the market boundaries to make healthy food accessible 24/7

At Farmer’s Fridge, we believe it should be easy for everyone to get delicious, nutritious food in a hurry. We source the best ingredients we can find and bring them to our kitchen in Chicago’s Fulton Market. Every day we chop, roast, mix, and shred everything by hand, creating tasty salads, meals, and snacks that we deliver daily to our growing network of citywide Fridges. Chances are good there’s a Fridge near you right now, stocked full of good stuff, waiting to serve you something tasty with a few taps of a touchscreen. If you’re passionate about our mission we’d love to hear from you!

Since our recruiting process is homegrown (no robots involved), when we experience a high volume of applicants, it becomes quite challenging to respond timely to each request. However, be assured that we will provide you with an update as soon as possible.