Case Study

Finance Director search for family owned nut processor
BY 3P Partners | January 28, 2023

Framing The Search Assignment

Position: Finance Director

Client: Large Family Run Nut Processor


The Challenge

A family-owned agribusiness in Northern California required a Director of Finance to redesign the budget framework, optimize the use of systems and BI tools, and partner with senior leadership to assist in the financial sector of 10+ entities.

The individual needed to understand FP&A but have enough accounting knowledge to be dangerous.


The Solution

3P Partners were able to identify and place a candidate within 2 months of commencing the search.

The successful candidate was a local with 15 years of finance and accounting experience in the food and agriculture industry.

They also had experience leading and managing accounting, compliance, and led multi-site integrations.


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 Corporate Controller, and Vice President of Operations.

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