Plant Controller

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018098
Date Posted:Sep 13
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
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Our client in Pierceton, Indiana is in need of a Plant Controller


This position will be responsible for adherence to financial policy and controls, improving internal business processes to support production system model, and will be a key staff member of the plant leadership team serving as the plant manager’s “right hand” person to provide financial analyses and recommendations to assist in achieving strategic & financial objectives; moreover providing “proactive” analysis & reporting departmental key metrics, making recommendations on corrective actions, and enforcing ownership & accountability.

The Plant Controller position will lead the financial processes of the month-end close, cost variance reconciliations, inventory reconciliations, general ledger entries (as required), standard cost reconciliations , changes in Fixed Assets (ensure control and integrity of company assets) and forecast adjustments to budget. Held responsible to ensure all plant accounting activities comply with GAAP polices, and sound business practices.


  • Bachelor's degree (Accounting/Finance) from four year college or university
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • 8 to 10 years related plant/manufacturing experience (automotive experience preferred)
  • Experience in manufacturing accounting roles with a focus on cost accounting.
  • Experience in manufacturing planning & budgeting roles.
  • Solid verbal & written communication, analytical & leadership skills.
  • Ability to understand all changes in manufacturing strategy and provide insight & commentary.
  • Strong manufacturing background in quantitative analyses & ability to solve complex problems.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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