San Diego, CA

Industry: Food & Beverages


Not Specified years

Posted 8 days ago

Client is seeking to hire a Controller to establish best practices and manage ongoing operations in the company's finance department.


· Budgeting: Assist in preparing monthly, quarterly and annual budgets. Communicate across departments to convey and track budgeting.

· Reporting: Prepare financialreports on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual basis. Reports include, but are not limited to, income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.

· Regulators and Tax: Ensure financial compliance and tax compliance with local, state, and federal agencies, as well as with the ABC and the TTB.

· Forecasting: Working in conjunction with CEO and VP of Sales to project financial performance. Prepare comparisons between projections and actual performance.

· Supply Chain Financials: Working closely with the Director of Operations, manage finished goods inventory, and seek improvements in AR and AP.

· Analysis: Work with CEO to prepare analyses to track ongoing performance, assist Senior team in key decision making, and seek operational efficiencies as company scales.

· Controller will report directly to CEO.


· Certified Public Accountant desired.

· Prior experience in a fast growth consumer packaged goods company and/or alcohol company.

· Prior experienceworking with company that has completed rounds of financing. And prior experienceworking with multiple forms of financing (i.e., equity, debt).

· Prior experienceworking with employee equity incentive plan.

· Prior experience managing a team, and reporting to a senior level.