Tyson Foods Sr Group Controller in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota


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Job Description:

SUMMARY: The primary purpose of this position is to structure, lead, and direct the Tyson Fresh Meats Margin Accounting team to support the successful achievements of Tyson Fresh Meats business units and Finance and Accounting goals. Specific responsibilities include: Facilitating communication and understanding of the business drivers, operational, and financial results of Tyson Fresh Meats; ensuring timely, accurate, and actionable information is provided to Tyson Fresh Meats Leadership team; accomplishing fiduciary obligations to Tyson Fresh Meats through development of the necessary and effective controls of the master data, processes, databases, and systems. Other responsibilities include directing the following groups: Fresh Meats Sales and Marketing Accounting; Bruss Accounting; Fresh Meats Operation Services Accounting and Fresh Meats Product Accounting.


Education: Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, or Finance

Experience: 15+ years' experience in meat industry. Corporate and Plant Accounting a plus, accounting supervisory experience required; MBA, CPA, CFA or other similar designations helpful.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills; efficient in the use of PC and spreadsheet software, efficient in the use of DBII database query system.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate with all level of Team Members; ability to communicate information

Special Skills: Strong critical thinking skills and decision making; strong analytical capabilities; strong understanding of our business and what drives success

Supervisory: Supervise three group controllers and one divisional controller.

Travel: As needed

Facility Name (Location):

Dakota Dunes Corp

Pay Type:



Sr Group Controller


Dakota Dunes





Job Function:

Accounting / Finance / Tax

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:


Relocation Covered:


Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.