California based agribusiness with multiple US and international entities sought a self-directed, experienced Controller to undertake all aspects of general accounting with respect to the balance sheet and income statement, monthly financial reporting, as well as the development and oversight of internal control policies and procedures.

The challenge was finding an individual with thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures, extensive Excel and general ledger systems knowledge, and FAMOUS software knowledge. In addition, they needed to have strong communication skills and experience performing in a fast-paced high-pressure environment.

3P Partners successfully placed a candidate within 4 weeks of commencing the search. This candidate was selected for their track record of enhancing the capabilities of the corporate accounting function by assessing the strengths and weaknesses of the team, improving processes and controls to increase efficiency, and optimizing the use systems to streamline financial reporting.