Green Job of the Day: Opportunities at Annie’s (Berkeley, CA)

Annie's

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.  Today we're featuring two jobs at Annie's:

Job #1: Director, Financial Planning & Analysis
Organization: Annie's
Location: Berkeley, CA

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here.

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BACKGROUND:

Located in Berkeley, CA, Annie’s, Inc. is a rapidly growing natural and organic food company with a widely recognized brand, offering consumers great‐tasting products in large packaged food categories. We sell premium products made from high‐quality ingredients at affordable prices. Our products appeal to health‐conscious consumers who seek to avoid artificial flavors, synthetic colors and preservatives that are used in many conventional packaged foods. We have the #1 natural and organic market position in four product lines: macaroni and cheese, snack crackers, fruit snacks and graham crackers. Annie’s products are distributed nationally in grocery, natural, mass merchandisers and club stores.  

Annie’s completed an initial public offering in March 2012 and trades on the NYSE (BNNY).   

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This position will lead the corporate reporting and planning processes.  The Director of FP&A is a highly visible position within Annie’s and will have significant executive exposure.  As the owner of reporting and analysis, the Director is expected to make significant contributions to the success of Annie’s by enabling Annie’s executives and managers make better business decisions.  As a rapidly growing company, the Director will need to be flexible and adjust to the organization’s growing and evolving reporting needs.   

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Job #2: Sustainability Analyst, Annie's
Organization: Annie's
Location: Berkeley, CA

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here.

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Position Summary: 

Located in Berkeley, California, Annie’s, Inc. holds the Natural/Organic leadership position across brand  banners Annie’s Homegrown (macaroni & cheese, crackers, cookies, cereal, fruit snacks) and Annie’s Naturals (dressings, condiments, BBQ sauce, flavored olive oils). The company has a long history of  making great tasting, high quality, simple foods and a long standing commitment to sustainable business  practices. Annie’s products are distributed nationally, across channels including grocery, natural, mass  merchandisers and club stores.  Our mission is to cultivate a healthier, happier world by spreading goodness through nourishing foods, honest words and conduct that is considerate and forever kind to the planet. Our employees strive to live our mission and contribute to a better planet. 

We are seeking a Sustainability Analyst who will play a key role in leading internal, data-driven sustainability initiatives while also supporting the Director of Sustainability with external and supply chainfocused programs. This person will perform environmental and financial analysis, research and analysis,  and will lead employee engagement projects. The role requires a love for numbers and spreadsheets,  digging into the details and interpreting the data. The Sustainability Analyst reports to the Director of  Sustainability and will work internally as well as with external participants such as consultants, vendors and other stakeholders.  

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