Case Study

Assistant Controller for an Integrated Farming and Processing Business
BY 3P Partners | October 27, 2022

Framing The Search Assignment

Position: Assistant Controller

Client: Privately-Held, Second-Generation Integrated Farming and Processing Business


The Challenge

A privately-held, second-generation integrated farming and processing business based in the Central Valley sought a self-motivated Assistant Controller with a strong background in internal controls and experience consolidating financial statements from multiple entities.

This individual will also be involved in quarterly reporting, with planned progression to overseeing budgets and forecasting for management. 


The Solution

3P Partners head hunted and placed an individual within 4 weeks of commencing the search. The successful candidate was a CPA with a diverse background in general accounting, month/year-end close processes, financial statements, and auditing.

This individual was selected due to their strengths in technical accounting, ambition and alignment with the team and overall business mission.


The 3P Difference

We are the industry-leading food and agribusiness executive search firm and approach experienced candidates who are not actively looking for a new position and conduct comprehensive interviews to give you access to a broader, more qualified talent pool. Our reputation relies on our ability to deliver high-quality service and timely results.


The Results

The client was extremely pleased with our collaborative hiring process and ability to identify a candidate who not only had extensive industry experience but was a great cultural fit.