Valencia, California PHV Mgr, Operations Controller

Apply Now
  • Requisition Number R3844
  • Full Time Full time
  • Shift Regular
  • Area of Interest Accounting
  • Location Valencia, California


Working at Pharmavite is an experience like no other. With a focus on complete nutrition for all, each endeavor is urgent and every day counts. You'll have the opportunity to work on the #1 selling national vitamin and supplement brand, Nature Made, as well as an exciting portfolio of other products that are shaping the future of the healthy living industry. Consumer-driven innovation, high quality products and a promising portfolio, all driven by a team with a shared sense of purpose -- that's Pharmavite. Join us to bring the gift of health to life.

Operations Controller Manager (Hybrid)

Valencia, CA 

The Manager, Operations Controller role manages all processes related to product costing, inventory valuation, plant spending and cost of goods sold and is responsible for strategic and financial guidance for plant operations and oversee its financial results/budget/forecast. This role reports to the Group Controller and manages a direct report.   

Key Responsibilities  

Critical contributions this role is counted on to deliver include:  

  • Lead all accounting and financial activities of the Valencia facilities, including but not limited to month end close, account reconciliations, variances analysis, forecast & annual budget etc.  

  • Collaborate with operation teams in the development of the Valencia facilities annual spending budgets/forecast, as well as monitoring periodic performance to budget/forecast/prior year.  

  • Measures, analyzes and reports on manufacturing, material variances and rework & destruction expenses. Recommends strategies to improve manufacturing efficiencies through analysis of production processes, capacities and new technologies.  

  • Validates continuous improvement cost savings projects. Actively participates in ideation, prioritization, and assigning cost savings project resources.  

  • Performs ongoing analysis of inventories to ensure valuation in accordance with GAAP, including determining appropriate reserves.  Provides reporting to appropriate parties in order to mitigate obsolescence and minimize reserve requirements.  

  • Interpreting and ensures Company policies and procedures are understood and consistently followed by others.  

  • Collaboratively creating development plans and coaching individuals in achieving them.  

  • Directs audit of all production activity, verifies accuracy of production schedules and ensures timely schedule closing and appropriate recording of variances.  

The ideal candidate is recognized as a strong project or program manager who is ready to lead at a higher level.  You are process oriented and love using data and metrics to inform decisions.  At the same time, you enjoy working with and motivating others to success – regardless of reporting lines, and are comfortable operating with senior management.   

Critical Success Factors  

You’ll be most successful in this role if you have:   

  • Capability to connect the "dots", by supporting manufacturing facility and meeting overall financial objectives  

  • Strong partnership with Operation departments to impact decision making resulting in positive financial results  

  • Takes initiative to understand details and be an achiever who sets goals, tracks, measures, and delivers results  

  • Open-minded yet confident in taking a position grounded in facts  

Capabilities & Skills Required  

In order to take on these challenges, you’ll need to have:  

  • Bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, in accounting or finance or related field.  

  • 5+ years' experience in cost accounting or accounting preferably in a manufacturing environment with plant controller experience  

  • Comprehensive knowledge of ERP and computerized cost accounting systems, inventory systems and standard product costing including strong experience in bills of materials, labor, and throughput routings  

  • Previous and/or demonstrated people leadership/management desired  

  • Strong MS Excel skills and proficient in Microsoft Office suite  

  • Good verbal and written communication skills  

  • CPA / CMA desired but not required  


Here, career paths aren't predefined, and bureaucratic limitations don't exist -- you have the opportunity to grow, learn from industry pioneers, and develop the way you want to. Pharmavite is investing more in the development of our team -- to help us deliver on our purpose and help you achieve your career aspirations. Our environment is geared to fuel curiosity, encourage experimentation, and generate learning as this is the way we develop ourselves and our organization.

Pharmavite is committed to meeting the needs of our employees and their families with a Total Rewards package that's as comprehensive as the vitamins and supplements we deliver to consumers. With competitive compensation programs and standout benefits, we provide employees with optimal health and well-being -- as well as peace of mind. These rewards -- plus our new recognition program -- ensure employees feel supported both at work and home.

Annual Pay

Annual Pay Range

$125,100.00 - $187,600.00

This represents the minimum and maximum base salary range for this role, plus annual incentive. Various elements are used to determine a candidate’s starting salary such as job experience, specific skills, and comparison to internal incumbents currently in the role.  This information is provided to applicants in accordance with state and local laws.

Visit to learn more about our mission and discover an opportunity that's right for you. Health and wellness begins with us.

Pharmavite is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status. We do not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.


We have become aware of scams from individuals, organizations, and internet sites claiming to represent Pharmavite in recruitment activities in return for disclosing financial information.

Our hiring process does not include text-based conversations or interviews and never requires payment or fees from job applicants. All of our career opportunities are regularly published and updated on’s Careers section.

If you have already provided your personal information, please report it to your local authorities. Any fraudulent activity should be reported to: