Plant Controller

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Batavia, OH

Industry: Manufacturing

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Less than 5 years

Posted 13 days ago

  by    Greg Downs

Description

The Cost Accountant/Plant Controller will own the financial controls and reporting for the Batavia Ohio production facility. They will work closely with plant leadership to ensure timely and accurate financial data is available to drive good business decisions. This position has no direct reports.

 

Key duties and responsibilities

 

  • Complete month-end close, submit accruals, and process journal entries
  • Prepare weekly financial forecasts in prescribed format
  • Manage vendor master data, approve purchases, and reconcile open purchase orders
  • Analyze variances in materials and labor to identify cost savings
  • Report daily costs for scrap, labor, freight, M&R, and operating supplies
  • Validateinventory accuracy, establish standard costs, and modify BOMs
  • Track tooling income and interface with corporate or customer representatives
  • Support the quoting process to ensure adequate margins
  • Auditprocesses to ensure SOX compliance and report findings
  • Compile weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
  • Prepare the annual business plan and associated budgets
  • Drive cost consciousness on cross-functional teams and lead cost-improvement projects
  • Create and submit capital expenditure requests
  • Champion plant-wide adoption of ERP system best practices including training new hires and facilitating a good data collection culture

 

Required Background

 

  • Minimum two years cost accounting or related experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
$92K - $103K