August 9, 2022

Pater Das

Business and General

Stater Bros. promotes Irene Willins to finance VP

Irene Willins has been appointed vice president of finance at California grocer Stater Bros. Markets.

San Bernardino, Calif.-centered Stater Bros. stated Thursday that Willins, formerly senior controller for accounting and finance, will oversee several factors of the day-to-day economical management of the company, which include payroll, accounts payable, budgeting and forecasting, and keep-amount fiscal companies.

Willins (pictured left) studies to report to Dave Harris, government vice president of finance, main economical officer and principal accounting officer.

Stater Bros. pointed out that Willins’ “team-oriented philosophy and personable demeanor” have served push her achievements as the group lead for numerous critical initiatives, including the collection and implementation of a new human cash administration (HCM) software system, the company’s organization resource scheduling (ERP) task, and the deployment of new place-of-sale (POS) and revenue audit-processing units.

“Irene’s promotion acknowledges the critical function she has performed around the several years in supporting handle the economic functions of our company,” Stater Bros. CEO Pete Van Helden stated in a statement. “I glance forward to working with Irene in her function as an significant contributor in assignments critical to the company acquiring its crucial aims.”

Willins joined Stater Bros. Markets in 2000 as a economical analyst in the accounting and finance department. She afterwards was promoted to a range of other roles, including assistant controller, controller for retail functions and then to senior controller of accounting and finance, her most modern put up. She also serves on the board of administrators for Stater Bros. Charities.

The appointment of Willins marks Stater Bros.’ second government advertising in the past pair of months. In late June, the grocer declared the elevation of Bertha Luna to senior vice president of retail functions. She previously served as vice president of retail.

Overall, Stater Bros. Markets operates far more than 170 supermarkets across Southern California.