VP Controller

  • Location: Atlanta
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1558452

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Our Client is a leading food-service alternative that empowers customers to experience a variety of options all from the touch of technology. To lead their explosive growth, we are looking for a VP Controller! You’ll be responsible for driving the financial planning of the company by analyzing its performance and risks.


Location: Downtown Miami

Compensation: low $200,000 base salary plus 25% bonus


If you are a self-starter with leadership qualities who thrives in a fast paced, growing environment. You are also highly organized & detail oriented; able to keep sight of multiple deadlines & responsibilities. You enjoy collaboration, working in a team environment and solution oriented.



  • Serves CEO/Reports to Chief Accounting Officer
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual GAAP Financials
  • Daily and weekly operational reporting (sales/COGS/Labor)- ties to FS
  • Produce monthly reporting package for CEO and Corporate accounting
  • Budget and forecast (modeling assistance from Finance (Felix)
  • System of operational and internal accounting controls to produce weekly and monthly operational reports with minimal manual intervention
  • ERP implementation co-leader
  • Build team to support rapid launch with 200+ locations in 18-24 months




  • 15+ years in Food service within accounting and controllership function in large multi-location environment
  • Rapid growth or change environments
  • POS, ERP and accounting system implementation (fully automated)
  • Creating appropriate dashboards for Key KPI’s
  • Building exceptional teams
  • Use of centralized shared service functions
  • CPA


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