ERP Analyst

Bedford Park, IL Finance - Full Time Apply Now

Nurture Life, headquartered in the River North area of Chicago, is a subscription service that prepares wholesome, nutritious, ready-to-eat meals for babies, toddlers and kids and delivers them weekly, straight to customers’ doors. Our team of chefs and pediatric dietitians collaborate on every menu to ensure meals meet the changing nutritional needs of growing kids while introducing them to new flavors and textures. Our commitment to sourcing and producing the highest quality products and delivering a phenomenal customer experience means peace of mind for our families. Our passion is to impact the healthy development of children and revolutionize mealtime for families.

 

We are looking for a detail-oriented, driven and eager ERP Analyst to grow with our Finance team. This individual will report to the Head of Finance and is excited to learn about our business and help establish new processes as we continue to build out the Finance team. The ideal candidate will have a strong accounting and analytical background with experience with ERP systems. Nurture Life is a rapidly growing company in the foodtech industry led by a team with decades of experience in the technology and food and beverage industries. We are committed to transparency and collaboration in everything we do.

 

We value…

  • Raising the standard for children’s food in America
  • Exceeding our customers’ expectations 
  • Inspiring the extraordinary in our team 

 

Your days will consist of…

  • Partnering with the marketing, manufacturing, operations excellence, and revenue management teams to understand actuals, budget (forecast) and Annual Operating Plans, be able to explain variances and communicate risks and/or opportunities 
  • Lead the implementation and subsequent maintenance of our ERP system, helping customize workflow and integration of applications, and troubleshooting system issues 
  • Perform detailed analysis on historical operational and financial results to explain performance across channels, product lines and customers to arm cross functional leaders with insights to drive business decisions 
  • Build automations and integrations within and across our enterprise applications
  • Import, manage & maintain primary data records within ERP system – vendors, inventory items, bill of materials, etc.
  • Creating monthly, quarterly, and annual report generation from ERP system data 
  • Working with other team members to ensure data is booked timely, accurately, and consistently with details and attributes needed for performance management and analysis 
  • Analyze financial and business processes to enable actionable insights 
  • Represent the Finance department on projects where applicable and perform analysis on financial and operational implications 
  • Leading initiatives to create and improve processes that increase visibility and accuracy using new system tools  

We’d love for you to…

  • Have a positive attitude, a thirst for knowledge and enthusiasm for helping to grow the business
  • Be a self-starter who is extremely detail and results oriented 
  • Have strong analytical and organizational skills 
  • Have demonstrated experience of cross functional partnerships
  • Have experience in manufacturing or consumer goods industry
  • Have strong working experience of NetSuite, Microsoft Excel, and Google Suite
  • Have 2-4 years of experience in accounting 
  • Have a bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting

 

We are proud to offer…

  • Medical, dental and vision benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Paid holidays, vacation days and generous parental leave