A Sustainable, Forward Thinking Protein Company
Maple Leaf Foods is a leading meat and plant-based protein company, employing over 11,500 people and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
We are proud of our roots, which trace back well over 100 years, but our vision and purpose are decidedly forward looking.
As we pursue our vision to become the most sustainable protein company on earth, we are committed to creating shared value creative business value through addressing some of the world’s most critical social and environmental challenges.
Our goal is to build a more sustainable food system, which provides nutritious affordable food, operates within planetary limits, cares for animals responsibly, and meaningfully engages with our communities to advance a more just society.
We are advancing bold changes within Maple Leaf and more broadly within society to pursue our vision. We deeply believe this is the sustainable path to growth.
Our job is to make great food
Maple Leaf Foods embraces a strong values-based culture, where our people are deeply engaged in work that is purposeful, fast-paced and challenging.
We cultivate an open, non-bureaucratic and inclusive workplace that fosters safety and transparency, along with individual leadership and accountability.
Each Maple Leaf team member has a voice and plays an active role in helping all of us achieve our goals with passion and discipline.
We support one another to grow professionally, to learn new skills and to take on challenging experiences in the spirit of continuous improvement
Raise the Good in Food
becoming a leader in animal care; and advancing food security through our charitable foundation, the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security.
Our Leadership Values
Eight core values guide us in everything that we do.
We are set on extending our Prepared Meats reach beyond North America by bringing our products and commitment to sustainability to new international markets.
We are focused on partnering with the right customers in key international markets. The Finance Manager, Prepared Meats International and Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness will be responsible for establishing and leading finance activities that help enable global prepared meats competitiveness.
You will be an inaugural member of our new business unit and work closely with dedicated Sales Director, Product Developer, and Business Manager while receiving support and guidance from Maple Leaf’s established finance leadership.
You will report to the Director of Commercial Finance Prepared Meats
The successful candidate will be a balance between a seasoned finance professional and an entrepreneur keen on building a new global business unit.
You will work closely with the Vice President and General Manager, Prepared Meats International and the Vice President, FAD (Foreign Animal Disease) Planning and Preparedness to develop strategy that will optimize returns (meet / exceed target volumes and profit) while setting a clear goals to position our business for success in a quick changing competitive landscape (New Global Trade Agreements / FAD).
A snapshot of some of the exciting things you will lead and do :
g. foreign exchange, commodities, etc.)
g. business opportunities that are profit accretive relative to status quo for the meat segment) and assess potential optimized raw material strategies for long-term business
Specific to Foreign Animal Disease Strategies
Requires understanding how the model was initially built. Need to be able to cleanly articulate back to the business what the unmitigated scenario is from which they need to build a response plan (price / volume / meat mix, by phase)
What we have to offer you :
What you will bring :
We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.
Championing diversity and inclusion is a critical component to advancing our collective purpose and vision, living the Maple Leaf Leadership Values, and delivering winning results.
please contact our Talent Attraction Team at accommodations mapleleaf.com .