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Job ID: 45163

Our client is seeking a Controller to join their team. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys thinking outside the box to find ways to improve existing processes, thrives in a fast-paced changing environment, and seeks to build upon their career. This company has been operating for more than 40 years and is experiencing rapid growth in the last couple of years.

Responsibilities of the Controller
Oversee monthly and year-end close activities. 
Manage accounting and finance functions.
Analyze financial reports and financial statements. 
Monitor operating fixed and variable costs and compare to budgets.
Supervise and mentor accounting team members.
Assist with audit preparation.
Support the continuous development and implementation of accounting policy, best practice, and process improvements.

Controller Qualifications 
Bachelor’s degree required. 
6+ years related food manufacturing experience with knowledge of cost and inventory. 
Highly proficient with ERP systems and Microsoft Office products. 
Very flexible with excellent problem-solving skills. 
Ability to multitask and handle many competing priorities. 
Excellent communication skills. 

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.”


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