Last updated 9 days ago
Location:Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
Job Type:Full Time

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Job Overview

The Plant Controller must be an exceptional business partner to the global/regional operations finance lead and the plant manager and his/her teams. This position is responsible for pulling together all plant and non-plant financials, analyzing and bridging between details at the entity level and up-leveling results for review by regional and global management. Key responsibilities included:

  • A key contributor to the plant strategy by providing financial support and risk analysis
  • Perform full function of management accounting for manufacturing, including cost accounting, analysis of manufacturing variances and OCOS, standard costing and inventory management
  • Lead/Support a full annual physical inventory
  • Coordinate and drive the forecast and budget process at the Fuquay Varina Plant
  • Lead the analysis of actual results, forecasts and budget for all plant activities
  • Drive the financial performance improvements across all operational areas including material spend, labor and overhead.
  • Provide financial support and analysis for the plant including capacity analysis, automation projects and other capital investments
  • Coordinate and conduct monthly plant reviews. Maintain standard and monthly reporting on operations finance topics
  • Prepare financial validation and follow up to Capital Equipment Request (CER)
  • Review and approve savings projects and monitor achievement
  • Ensure strong compliance & culture with TE policies assets
  • Lead asset management, asset transfer efforts, and inventory accuracy
  • Lead, develop and manage team
  • Completion of internal and external audits

What your background should look like:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior finance experience in general accounting principles and process
  • Good understanding of financial analysis, financial modeling, forecasting, reporting and manufacturing costing
  • University Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Experience: Min 5+ years of finance experience in a manufacturing environment ~ lead finance manager / plant controller.
  • Understanding of standard costing, variance analysis, cost accounting, cost analysis and reporting matters
  • Understanding of financial drivers and their impact within a manufacturing environment
  • Understanding of manufacturing, procurement and other supply chain matters
  • Intermediate to advanced with SAP, AMPICS, MFG PRO, HFM, excel and data manipulation


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