Our consumer products creator/distributor client is a 20+ year old founder/owner run company based in NW Portland. With entrepreneurial beginnings, they have maintained their family-oriented culture throughout their impressive international reach. With unique products sold throughout big-box stores globally and via ecommerce, they’re in search of a tenured small-midsized business Controller to help maintain their mature business and carry them through modest future growth.
If you are interested in working as a Controller for this distribution and consumer products company in Portland, OR, please submit your resume using the form below.
SEARCH FIRM: ASP
CLIENT: Confidential – Distribution, Consumer Products
LOCATION: Port;and, OR
SEARCH TEAM: Quinn Finnigan, Sedona Clothier
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Our client is a NW Portland-based designer, manufacturer, and distributor of a consumer product home good. With design and distribution based in their Portland HQ, they outsource manufacturing and distribute worldwide mainly through big-box stores and online retail. Their products are meticulously designed, high-quality, and the fruits of labor of a founder/owner with creative roots and an entrepreneurial spirit. The company is thriving today with 40+ employees and looking to continue international and domestic distribution reach while maintaining their family-oriented culture.
The Controller will be the company’s first full-time lead Accounting/Finance person, taking over for a long-term interim Controller. This person will manage a team of two in AP and AR, will be hands-on in processing payroll and completing certain JE’s, and will own the close and financial reporting processes. Reporting to both the Owner and tenured GM, this will be a senior leadership team level position and will guide the company through their modest growth plans.
Our client is seeking a candidate with either a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Accounting/Finance and tenured experience running a small-midsized company’s GL accounting and financial reporting. Required also are experience managing accounting employees and overseeing AR/AP, processing payroll, and administering benefits. Experiences with a distribution business and maintaining certain levels of inventory are very nice to have. This person must have an even temperament, a desire to work in a family-oriented business, and a hands-on approach to leadership.
Accounting & Finance