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From Production to Financial Systems,


FTP Production
Business Intelligence

Logistics and Commodities Controller

Ref ID: REF27593Y
Department: Finance and Accounting
Location: Livingston, CA
Employment Type: Full-time
Shift: Day

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Company Description

Foster Farms has been serving families since 1939. Since the founding days, Foster Farms has always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best-tasting poultry products available. Our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service, and our valued TEAM Members will shine through in everything we do.

Foster Farms is always looking for talented individuals to join the Foster Farms TEAM. We offer the experience of a large organization, but operate like a family business. More than half of our job openings are filled by internal promotion, and we encourage TEAM Members to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups.

Job Description

Pay Range $120,000 to $135,000 per year

Purpose of position:
Management reporting of costs and ownership of all systems associated with the tracking of all aspects of finished goods inventory flow from the end of the manufacturing process to final delivery of the product to the customer. This includes total company finished goods inventory, transportation, product handling & storage. Will also have

Essential Job Functions:
Supervision of employees in Inventory, Distribution and Commodity Accounting, total of three direct reports.

Assist Supply Chain Senior Management in both long-term and short-term decision making

Provide financial management coordination and on-going support for WMS & SAP operating system in regards to finished goods inventory & transportation related transactions & processes

General Ledger close, reporting and analysis for distribution, finished goods inventory & inventory adjustments, internal & external audit support

Insure adherence to finished goods inventory and product distribution procedures

Development of cost and process improvement initiatives

Analyze day-to-day business functions to assist in the identification of potential strategic options to improve total company work processes for finished goods inventory, internal handling, storage and transportation.


Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance

Three-five years supervisory experience in the areas of both professional and clerical staff. 

Five-ten Accounting/Finance experience in a fast-paced environment.

Detailed oriented with the ability to be accurate when dealing with large amounts of data. 

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and must have the ability to multi-task and change direction.

Excellent managerial and problem solving skills and have financial analysis experience 

Strong problem solving, communication and analytical skills

Physical Requirements:
Must have reliable transportation and have consistent attendance.

Must be able to sit for long periods.

Must be able to work on the computer for long periods of time

Must be available every four weeks for financial closing process


Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Females, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new TEAM Members.