Controller in Lebanon, OH

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Green Bay Packaging   •  

Lebanon, OH 45036

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Job description

Serving as a business partner to the leadership team, the Controller will provide full financial support to the division including cost accounting, financial planning, budgeting, ROI calculations, variance analysis, month-end reporting, and more. This is a highly visible position and a key member of the leadership team, reporting directly to the General Manager. This position requires excellent leadership and communication skills to play a leading role at the division.



  • Evaluate reports and maintain financial accuracy for plant processes and analyze business trends and provide required explanations.
  • Provide support for ad hoc projects and analyze financial presentations efficiently to provide support to business activities and recommend improvement to business processes.
  • Monitor business activities and ensure compliance to corporate standards.
  • Analyze operations and customer profitability ratios and recommend appropriate pricing and contracts.
  • Develop profit and loss metrics to facilitate key performance indicators.
  • Collaborate with the Corporate team to implement new systems as appropriate.
  • Ensure accountability of projects.
  • Prepare financial forecasts and GAAP reports.
  • Provide an effective interface with customers to resolve payment issues.
  • Assist management and executives to achieve all business objectives.
  • Resolve technical accounting issues and provide documents required for external auditors.
  • Evaluate plant transactions according to accounting standards.
  • Develop and maintain accounting principles and processes and ensure compliance to U.S. GAAP regulations.
  • Evaluate performance of various plant activities and ensure achievement of all goals and prepare and analyze financial statements.
  • Develop and maintain standard cost of all plant products.
  • Reconcile periodic physical inventory and maintain accurate transactions and records for inventory.
  • Manage and obtain approval for requests of capital expenditures and maintain controls on all plant processes within required budget and prepare reports to summarize all business activities.

Ideal candidate profile:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Finance or Accounting
  • 5+ years of experience in corporate or plant-level general accounting
  • Working knowledge of accounting practices in the manufacturing industry, required
  • Exceptional interpersonal, analytical, computer, business skills, required
  • CPA or CMA, preferred

Valid Through: 2019-10-18