Plant Controller

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019948
Date Posted:Feb 26
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
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Our client, a manufacturing company in the metro-Detroit area, is seeking a Plant Controller to add to their team. The Plant Controller is responsible for managing financial issues, including budgeting, month-end reporting, internal controls and year-end audits. He / She will ensure corporate assets are protected by maintaining internal control environment guidelines. The Controller will additionally assist management in making profitable business decisions. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities in developing a Business Partner relationship with the Plant Management Team, operating in a lean manufacturing environment.


  • Champion the creation and implementation of the Plant's Mid Term Plan, budget and monthly forecasts including normal operations and launch activities.
  • Manage data consolidation and reporting ensuring reliability, consistency and transparency.
  • Contribute to the analysis of the variances and propose appropriate corrective actions.
  • Participate in the profitability and cash improvement actions.
  • Develop, execute and control internal procedures including spending authorizations in respect of Corporate policies.
  • Contribute to business plans elaboration and financial justifications for new business acquisition.
  • Review financial impact of current and future operations.


  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
  • Minimum of eight years related experience
  • MUST POSSESS INJECTION MOLDING and/or PLASTICS knowledge and experience
  • Strong understanding and knowledge, possessing experience in Industrial Finance in injection mold/plastics manufacturing industries as well as demonstrated abilities to manage month-end closing, create accurate quarterly forecasts, and consistent ability to fulfill budget commitments.
  • Demonstrated ability to use financial knowledge to make sound business decisions in a Lean Environment.
  • Full competency of MS Office Suite…advanced MS Excel

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

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