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D'Arrigo California

Salinas, CA 93908

Corporate Controller

$150,000-200,000 a year



Company Description

D’Arrigo California, is a rapidly growing, grower, packer, and shipper of fresh fruits and vegetables based in Salinas, California. Since the day the company was founded in 1923 by Andrea and Stefano D’Arrigo, two immigrant brothers from Messina, Sicily, innovation has been our hallmark. Our customers can confidently look to us for excellence in everything, from seed research and development to entirely new approaches to growing, harvesting, packaging, packing, and shipping.
With third and fourth generation D’Arrigo family members actively involved in all levels of daily business operations, you can be sure that the traditions of being the very best in the business emanate from the top and are carried out by our dedicated family of over 3,500 employees. Each and every day, D'Arrigo California is dedicated to delivering healthy products across North America and throughout the world while maintaining a family-owned, local feel that our customers and consumers have come to embrace and appreciate.


Assist the CFO in all financial matters and management, assure controls and processes are in place, and perform supervisory responsibilities as needed.

Essential functions: (to include supervisory responsibilities – if applicable)

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

    • Assist the CFO in all financial matters
    • Assist the CFO in treasury management
    • Assure Company accounting practices, processes, and functions meet company needs
    • Assure and provide for adequate staffing in the department; by number of staff and by level of
    • Assure controls are in place in all financial and accounting functions within the Company according to
    Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
    • Assure the same level of GAAP controls with interaction of any third party accounting related
    software (Cloud)
    • Assure financial data is presented as true/correct and timely
    • Provide oversight of the management of sub departments: Accounts Payable and Payroll
    • Provide oversight of the annual financial audit; assuring all PBC’s are presented as true/correct and
    timely (audit and tax provision)
    • Represent the Company with professionalism, both internal and external
    • Supervisory responsibilities
    • Policy development for the department
    • Prepare payroll, approve time off requests
    • Strategic leadership

    Additional functions:
    • N/A


• Active Listening
• Communication – written and verbal
• Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
• Creativity
• Customer Service
• Decision Making
• Detail-oriented
• Multi-tasking
• Organizing
• Perseverance
• Strategic
• Teaching/Training
• Teamwork
• Time Management/Planning

Working Environment

• Indoor work
• Fulltime, Monday through Friday

Physical Requirements

• See separate physical requirements document for this role.

Travel Required


Required Education & Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
• 20 years in all aspects of accounting, 10 years management
• Must have both degree and experience

Preferred Education & Experience:
• Bachelor's degree
• 20 years in all aspects of accounting, 10 years management

Affirmative Action/EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - The Company assures equal employment opportunity with respect to recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, transfers, and promotions. All Company practices will be administered without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy and childbirth, age (40 and over), ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), denial of FMLA leave, disability, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law in terms and conditions of employment. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purpose.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Expected Hours


Interested in this position? Send an email with your resume and/or cover letter to: 

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