Spectrum Search Associates, Inc.


CFO Controller for Food Manufacturing Company

CFO position available with very successful, long established food product manufacturing company with corporate offices and manufacturing facilities in Los Angeles. This is a CFO position with Controller responsibilities and candidates must be experienced, hands-on financial professionals with a background in both finance and accounting. The CFO Controller is responsible for all aspects of the accounting systems for three corporate entities, reports directly to the owners of the company and manages an accounting department of 7 individuals.

CFO Controller salary is $180,000 per year plus benefits, based on experience. Position is located in the Los Angeles office, where there are strict Covid-19 protocols and testing in place.

Job Requirements

CFO  Controller Responsibilities:

  • Manage, coordinate and oversee all financial activities of the company 
  • Timely preparation of all financial reports including monthly USDA food program compliance reporting 
  • Supervision and management of all billing, accounts payable and receivable, general ledger and payroll accounting functions 
  • Recruit, train and supervise all accounting personnel 
  • Management of human resources for all office personnel and liaison with the company’s employment attorneys 
  • Management of key projects 
  • Cost accounting and working with plant managers on inventory maintenance and tracking
  • Develop, implement and monitor internal controls
  • Administration of all insurance policies 
  • Oversee the company’s IT system 
  • Budgeting and cash flow projections 
  • Manage the banking relationship and related reporting requirements 
  • Maintain strong working relationships with outside auditors and accountants and manage related annual audit and tax engagements 

CFO  Controller Required Education and Experience:

  • 10+ years in CFO, Controller or similar financial management role with progressive increasing responsibility in a manufacturing entity 
  • Experience in the food production industry is a plus 
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance; CPA or MBA is highly desirable
  • Good communication skills and leadership abilities