Plant Controller in Adairsville, GA

$120K - $130K(Ladders Estimates)


Adairsville, GA 30103

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


8 - 10 years

Posted 54 days ago

Controller to $130,000 base, plus bonus – North Atlanta, GA

Are you highly intelligent with a keen eye for details? Are you extremely organized and a strong motivator of people? Would you like to work for a privately held company experiencing strong growth with a long term history of success? If the above sounds like you, our client located just north of Adairsville, GA area has the immediate need for a controller to run their accounting department. In this role, you will report to the CFO and manage a team of 10. The key deliverable for this position is owning and producing quality financial statements.

Specific duties for the Controller include:

  • Manage the day to day operations of the accounting department and manage a team of 10.
  • Perform the month-end close process and prepare the associated financial reports.
  • Perform meaningful variance analysis on key general ledger accounts.
  • Manage the relationship with external auditors.
  • Develop strong relationships with internal customers (manufacturing, operations, logistics, sales, etc.).
  • Manage the maintenance and upgrades of all accounting systems (currently JD Edwards).
  • Work closely with the CFO on special projects as needed.
  • Potentially assist CFO with Cost Accounting related projects based on experience.

Requirements for the Controller include:

  • 8+ years of progressively responsible accounting experience within a manufacturing environment
  • 5+ years of experience as a controller OR assistant controller where your focus was heavily centered on financial statement preparation.
  • Ability to OWN the Financial Statement Preparation process of a mid-sized, manufacturing concern.
  • CPA is highly preferred (at least having passed the CPA Exam).
  • An accounting degree from a challenging program with a strong GPA.

NOTE - our client is located north of Adairsville area. Enjoy an easy reverse commute from Acworth, Canton, Marietta, Adairsville, Rome, or Woodstock.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17

$120K - $130K
$120K - $130K base, Bonus opportunity bonus