Job - Corporate Controller

Job Title: Corporate Controller

Job Order #: EH-9802

Location: Southern California

Salary Range: $ - $170000

Commission / Bonus:

Benefits: 100% Employee Health and Dental Coverage + 2 Weeks Vacation 1st Year, 3 Weeks 3rd-5th Year + 40 Hour Sick Leave Per Year + 401(k) + 6 Paid Holidays


- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent is required. CPA, CMA or MBA preferred.
- 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience.
- Substantial accounting and finance knowledge and prior experience in a high volume perishable food, agriculture or manufacturing company is desired.
- Proven track record of increased responsibility in a finance department.
- Energetic, knowledgeable, and respectful management style.
- Strong organizational development skills.
- Solid understanding of GAAP.
- Solid understanding of cost accounting, margin analysis, and the ability to develop a system of management cost reports.
- Knowledge and expertise in FAMOUS (Payroll & Accounting software.)
- Ability to work independently, prioritize responsibilities, meet deadlines, and work well under pressure.
- Proficiency in the English language, verbal and written, and ability to communicate effectively with team members and inter-company personnel.
- Knowledge and advanced proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, electronic mail, FAMOUS, Google Docs and the ability to learn new and other programs (Google Apps, Smartsheet, Evernote, etc.)
- Ability to read and comprehend complex written material such as legal documents.
- Ability to set priorities, coordinate multiple tasks , and organize tasks.
- Ability to exercise independent professional judgment.
- Ability to travel to the company’s areas of operations up to and including overnight travel as needed (travel 35% to 50% of the time.)
- Excellent leadership, management, and supervisory skills. “A leader a team wants to follow.”
- Your team wants to follow because you are a “servant leader “
- A strong demonstrated work ethic
- Observe, study, adapt ,embrace and assimilate to our unique successful culture
- Bilingual Spanish preferred.
- 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience.


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is seeking a self-directed, experienced Financial Controller for a large Ag Producer. The Financial Controller will undertake all aspects of general accounting with respect to the balance sheet and income statement, monthly financial reporting, as well as the development and oversight of internal control policies and procedures. Oversee the month-end financial close of all companies and reporting processes including but not limited to, financial planning and analysis, and budget comparisons. Reconciling various reports and financial data, journal entries, and supervising accounting staff. Requires thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures, extensive Excel and general ledger systems knowledge, FAMOUS software knowledge a plus, ability to perform in a fast paced high pressure environment, and manage long-distance functions and personnel, direct work of accounting staff to successfully meet financial deadlines, and strong verbal and written communication skills. Bilingual Spanish preferred but not required.

Key Responsibilities:
- Manage accounting and finance department for a premier Agriculture company. Develop policies, procedures, and internal controls to ensure the integrity of the financial results including the planning, budgeting, and reporting of operations. The Financial Controller will be responsible for ensuring the development of a scalable infrastructure to support a dynamic, growing company.
- Supervise accounting and finance staff and all aspects of accounting, including financial planning and analysis, fixed assets, general accounting, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. The Financial Controller will be responsible to ensure that all policies, controls, and process improvement activities are successfully completed to support operational requirements.
- Partner with operations, to ensure accurate and effective internal controls, accounting processes, systems, and procedures. The Financial Controller should have an operations focus, tailoring financial reporting to support business leadership’s decision making. Financial information and reports should be relevant and timely.
- Partner with CFO for financial and strategic planning and audits.
- Provide analytical and well documented reports for leadership team.
- Participate in the development of and support the company’s strategic plans.
- Prepare departmental and consolidated financial analysis and reports for presentation to both internal and external stakeholders in both GAAP and non - GAAP formats.
- Present financial information in “dashboard” format to leadership team.
- Protect assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.
- Monitor and confirm financial condition by conducting audits and provide information to external auditors as needed or directed by CFO.
- Complete operational requirements by scheduling and assigning tasks to employees and confirming satisfactory work results.
- Maintain financial staff through recruiting, interviewing, orienting, and training new hires.
- Maintain financial staff job results through coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees. Participate in career planning with financial staff and monitor and appraise of performance results annually and as issues arise.
- Maintain strict confidentiality on company financial data and other confidential and proprietary information.
- Maintain up-to-date professional and technical knowledge.
- Perform all other duties as assigned.

Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Eric Hansen at [email protected] or call 308-382-7351. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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