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Posted November 22nd


San Marcos, TX

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Yellowbird Foods


Production and Manufacturing and Supplier

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Posted November 22nd


San Marcos, TX




Senior Level




Full Time

About The Position

The Job

The Controller will understand the Yellowbird financial picture inside and out, top to bottom, and will build and maintain systems to optimize inventory, cash flow, and budget planning. They will be a wiz at creating models, spreadsheets, and databases, and will have the experience to prove it. They will oversee bookkeeping, close the books monthly, and build and maintain the necessary financial reporting and planning tools needed across the organization. They will be the primary point of contact for financial queries within Yellowbird and will also manage Yellowbird’s internal and external finance and accounting resources.

This position will report directly to the CEO and will sit primarily at our headquarters in San Marcos, TX. This job requires hands-on, in-person interaction with our operations team so full remote is not available. 


  • Closing the books on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Seeking out and acquiring financial products (financing, etc) that best meets the company's needs
  • Vetting and managing internal and external bookkeeping and accounting resources
  • Building and maintaining financial budgets and reports for all departments
  • Financial reporting for senior leadership
  • Managing and reconciling the company expense policy
  • Tax compliance
  • ERP and Payroll systems maintenance
  • Inventory management
  • A/R and A/P management and optimization
  • Managing and optimizing financial systems, products, and processes. 
  • Deprecating outdated or inefficient systems, products, and processes and adding new ones where needed
  • Building and maintaining up-to-date cost files for products
  • Building and maintaining P&L’s by channel or, in some cases, by specific retailer
  • Sales Team and Broker Commission reports
  • Tracking budgets and trends
  • Improving vendor terms and relationships

Qualifications, Attributes, Systems

  • At least a 4-year degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or equivalent business experience
  • 10 years of accounting experience showing increasing responsibility
  • Proficiency in major ERP’s, NetSuite preferred
  • People and agency management experience highly preferred
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel/Google Sheets
  • Growth-minded team player


  • Performance bonuses
  • Employer-funded health, dental, and vision insurance for you and dependents 
  • Flexible PTO schedule and paid parental leave
  • Huge growth opportunity with an emerging brand
  • All the hot sauce you can eat
San Marcos, TX
Function Details
  • Reports To CEO
  • Direct Reports 1