Hormel Foods Corporation Supervisor of General Accounting in Austin, Minnesota

Supervisor of General Accounting

COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9 billion in annual revenues across more than 80 countries worldwide. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin's®, Wholly Guacamole®, Hormel® Black Label®, Columbus® and more than 30 other beloved brands. The company is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats, was named one of "The 100 Best Corporate Citizens" by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for the 10th year in a row, and has received numerous other awards and accolades for its corporate responsibility and community service efforts. In 2016, the company celebrated its 125th anniversary and announced its new vision for the future -- Inspired People. Inspired Food.™ -- focusing on its legacy of innovation. For more information, visit www.hormelfoods.com and http://csr.hormelfoods.com/.


The person in this position:

  • Oversees the maintenance of all work papers and reports required for periodic consolidation process and implements changes as necessary to accommodate new accounting requirements.

  • Provides oversight in the preparation of internal and external financial reports, including all of the reports required to be filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), and various reports to the Board of Directors.

  • Ensures compliance with SEC, FASB and other regulations.

  • Coordinates the annual plan and five year strategic plan, which is presented to the CEO & CFO.

  • Assists Hormel's external auditors in their audit of the Hormel parent company and its subsidiaries. This includes answering questions they may have regarding transactions, accounts, and reports, providing them with financial information and back-up documentation required to complete the audit timely.

  • Provides to management and the Board of Directors consolidated financial reports, accurately and on the established timeline.



  • A bachelor's degree and 7+ years of experience in general accounting.

  • Proven problem solving and decision-making skills.

  • The ability to work in a team environment on a variety of complex projects.

  • Well-developed interpersonal, organizational skills and analytical skills.

  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong ability to present to and negotiate with the customer.

  • Must be a Citizen or National of the United States, a lawful, permanent resident, or have authorization to work in the United States.

  • Applicants must not now, or in the future, require sponsorship for an employment visa.


  • CPA


Austin, MN

BENEFITS: Hormel Foods offers an excellent benefits package. Competitive base salary plus bonus, annual merit increase performance reviews, medical, dental, vision, non-contributory pension, profit sharing, 401(k), stock purchase plan, relocation assistance, paid vacation.

For immediate consideration, send apply online at: www.hormelfoods.com/careers

Hormel Foods Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, national origin, gender, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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