Controller - Remote
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Controller - Remote
We are a fast-growing food technology company developing, producing, and marketing branded Keto / Low-Carb Cereals and Snacks. Our products are currently sold online via our company-owned ecommerce store as well as Amazon, Walmart.com, and other leading marketplaces. Additionally, our products are currently available in over 8500 retail locations throughout the US.
As a leading food-tech company, we are backed by: (1) top Silicon Valley VCs like Sequoia Capital, (2) early investors in YouTube, PayPal, Instagram, Apple and Google and (3) leading CPG investors.
In just two years, we have become the #1 selling cereal brand in our sub-category in a major national retailer and have expanded our distribution to all 50 states.
As an emerging brand in the fast growing CPG category, we are in the infancy of building an Accounting and Finance team. This is a unique opportunity to develop a department that ultimately will incorporate best-practices in Accounting and Finance. As a member of the Leadership Team, this candidate will play an integral role in creating strategy for the business. The proper candidate will be joining a team that is helping millions of people eat healthier, reduce their addiction to high-sugar products, and be part of a team that is quickly gaining recognition as one of the top emerging brands in the industry.
You will be joining veteran team members who have previously worked at companies such as Enjoy Life, Simple Mills, Lily’s and Wholesome Sweeteners.
Prepare monthly financial statements according to GAAP principles and Accounting best practices
Develop a regular schedule for reporting on key financial data to the President and CEO
Analyze trade spend / promotion efficiency and work with the sales team to implement improvements based on your analysis
Work with our Plant Manager to develop a comprehensive inventory management system
Work with our Plant Manager on labor planning and analysis (demand forecast, labor rates, productivity improvement, attendance, turnover)
Conduct ad-hoc analysis of data to answer key business questions
Continuously review our accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies
Oversee tax compliance and proper regulatory reporting
Manage and execute customer invoicing and collections processes
Formulate internal controls and policies suitable for a business of our size; evolve these practices as our business grows
In the future, recruit, lead, and inspire a team of finance professionals
Report directly to our President
Our Ideal Candidate:
7+ years of accounting experience in manufacturing with experience in Food/CPG companies a plus
Full Knowledge of Quickbooks
Expert at Excel and Pivot Tables
Strong working knowledge knowledge of GAAP
Deep understanding of data analysis and forecasting
Results-oriented - you are not satisfied analyzing data and making recommendations, you work hard to implement decisions and see the benefits through to the end
Willing to get their hands dirty
Great communication skills
Attention to detail
Professional certification (e.g. CPA) is a plus
Industry competitive salary with bonus potential
Competitive PTO and healthcare
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