The Plant Controller is a financial leader focused on providing decision support to the leaders of the designated plant(s) as well as providing management direction and oversight to plant/cost accountants or direct reports. The position will develop monthly plant financial statements, implement and maintain monthly plant financial reviews, and develop key performance indicators that help the leaders of the supply chain region manage the business. In addition, this position is responsible for ensuring the integrity of plant financial statements by evaluating both financial and operating controls and implementing improvements. The position will primarily support the Director, Operations Accounting and/or Plant Manager(s).
B.S. in Accounting or Finance. CPA or CMA certification preferred but not required.
Four to six years, eight years preferred, cost accounting or relevant experience required. Prior experience in a leadership role helpful.
Solid knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley, specifically SOX 404. Ability to work effectively in a team and process-based environment, driving for continuous improvement. Strong organizational and team skills required. Excellent verbal and written communication skills needed. Strong analytical skills. Excellent leadership and human relations abilities. Strong oral and written communication abilities. Thorough knowledge of financial and accounting practices and procedures. Excellent Excel skills and understanding of applicable software preferred