Job #1714: Controller - Bridgewater, NJ (11-2-21)

Job Title

Controller

Location

New Jersey

Salary

Open

Overview:


Prevenio is a leader in food safety that is currently seeking a Controller to join our fast-growing
organization. You will be joining a dynamic team of talented individuals who are passionate about
providing breakthrough solutions to prevent foodborne illness from entering the supply chain. As
the Controller, you will report to the CFO and will manage two direct reports. Prevenio’s finance
and accounting operates in a small office, therefore, the candidate should be comfortable working
in this type of environment.


Job Description:
This position requires a driven and proactive individual who thrives in a fast-paced entrepreneurial
setting and can work independently or as part of a team. A strong commitment to quality and
continuous improvement is a must. Prevenio was recently acquired by John Bean Technologies (JBT) Corporation, which is publicly traded on the NYSE. JBT is strongly driven by Sarbanes Oxley (SOx) and Internal Audit controls, therefore, the candidate will be able to implement the processes and documentation necessary to meet their standards.


Role and Responsibilities:
• Oversee all accounting operations of the company to ensure compliance with US GAAP, SOx
and JBT accounting standards
• Provide oversight and support to two direct reports in the areas of customer service, logistics,
accounts payable, purchasing, and other back-office activities
• Responsible for monthly closings and uploading results into Hyperion/HFM
• Help redesign Prevenio’s fixed asset accounting and capitalization processes to comply with
JBT accounting standards
• Assist CFO with JBT integration activities such as bank account transitions, system
implementations and other items as required
• Assist CFO with forecasts and budgets


Required Qualifications:
• BS in Accounting
• Experience as a controller and/or equivalent public accounting equivalent
• Excellent problem-identification and problem-solving skills
• Strongly motivated, well-organized and shows professional initiative
• Self-directed and able to balance multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel


Preferred Qualifications:
• CPA or MBA
• Knowledge of QuickBooks Enterprise or similar mid-sized ERP software
• Exposure to fixed asset accounting and related software
• Exposure to SOx compliance


What we offer:
• Competitive Salary
• Excellent Benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination
on the basis of race, color,religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors
prohibited by law.


About Prevenio:
Headquartered in Bridgewater, New Jersey, Prevenio is a food safety company that is a
leader in providing breakthrough, cost-effective, automated food processing solutions with
superior pathogen protection that significantly enhance food safety for its clients and their
customers in the protein and produce markets. With its mission to make the world’s food
supply safer for consumption through novel technologies that are both safe and sustainable,
Prevenio utilizes a full system approach to deliver tailored solutions into these markets. The
company’s innovative solutions have proven effective against pathogens on processed fruits
and vegetables and in delivering Category 1 Performance for the protein market.

 

To Apply:

We encourage all interested members to submit a resume to Joseph Budd at joe.budd@jbtc.com. Make sure to include Job #1714 in the subject line and to copy friendsoffirm@eisneramper.com on your email.