Case Study

Corporate Controller search Northern California
BY 3P Partners | January 23, 2023

Framing The Search Assignment

Position: Vice President & Corporate Controller | Client: Large Family Run Nut Processor


The Challenge

A family-owned, vertically integrated agribusiness created a new position for a Corporate Controller to partner with the CFO and own the daily accounting operations at a growing business with multiple entities.

The challenge was in identifying a self-motivated individual with an accounting background, strong GAAP knowledge, and experience consolidating financial statements for >10 entities.


The Solution

3P Partners successfully placed a fantastic candidate within 2 months of commencing the search.

The successful candidate had 14 years of experience in the food/ag and manufacturing industry.

He had a strong background in accounting and finance and had assisted with the launch of two multi-million-dollar, vertically integrated ag startups.


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.

Prior to this search, 3P Partners had forged a strong relationship with this client and a solid understanding of their business needs. Our team placed their Vice President of Operations.

Since the successful completion of this search, the client has tasked 3P with filling a Director of Finance, Director of Quality Assurance, and several middle management positions.