Director of Operations, Controlling

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019329
Date Posted:Jun 16
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our Tier 1 Automotive client in Metro Detroit is seeking a Director of Operations- Controlling.

JOB TYPE: Full time, Direct Hire. Immediate.

SCOPE: Play a key role in the Financial Analysis of plant operations, as well as provide guidance and recommendations for improvement to the operational teams at all manufacturing plants.


  • Manage Plant Controllers/ Staff in all aspects of plant financial and operational reporting
  • Work as a key member of the CFO’s corporate financial team and assist other corporate executives on key business projects and programs.
  • Drive key initiatives.
  • Work competently and with grace under pressure.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles, including GAAP.
  • 10 years of experience in accounting and finance in a lean manufacturing environment, preferably a tier 1 automotive supplier. Plant experience a major plus.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must have STRONG “hands on” SAP Controlling experience (Finance SAP experience is a plus)
  • Occasional domestic/international travel is required.

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.

At Venteon, our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering and IT talent in the industry today.