Plant Controller


Joplin, MO

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 3 days ago

  by    David Evans

Job Title: Plant Controller

Location: Joplin, MO

Salary: $115k-$130k, plus competitve bonus, benefits, retiremetn and relocation package.

Job Summary:

This is a high potential opportunity in a well-established company with an aggressive growth plan. You will have opportunities here that are not necessarily available in other organizations! You will thrive as a person who can be flexible during the growth. You should be adept at rebuilding or creating process flows for the Accounting function. Company specializes in the custom machining of precision parts, sheet metal, finishing and assembly for a wide customer base (military and commercial aircraft, telecommunication, medical and computer industries).

Job Description

As Controller you will lead and support the finance operations for the company. You will plan and direct accounting activities within the department while directly supervising accounting personnel. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the accounting functions including billing, financial statements, general ledger, standard cost accounting, payroll, A/P, A/R, tax compliance, month-end close process, preparing quarterly and annual financialreports, preparing plant budgets and forecasts, etc. You will be responsible for reconciliations, treasury and will have full charge of banking relationships.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting or related field.
  • 5 - 10 years of Accountingexperience for a manufacturing company.
  • Previous leadership experience (Supervisor or Manager level).
  • Exceptional knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, cost accounting and cost control principles and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Advanced knowledge of accounting best practices, laws, standards, and state/national regulations.


  1. Recent manufacturing industry experience
  2. Standard Cost Accounting experience (inventory side)
  3. 3+ years' experience handling General Ledger, Account reconciliation
  4. Previous responsibility for banking relationships
  5. 4 year degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business


$115K - $130K