Assistant Plant Controller

Job description:


  • This position provides recommendations to management in support of the achievement of company goals.
  • Provide financial direction / support to plant managers / core management teams.
  • Prepare financial analysis to monitor spending in key areas (labor, scrap, spending, inventory, etc.)
  • Accurate and timely financial reporting of plant metrics (monthly, quarterly, and annually)
  • Assist in the development of annual plant budget and periodic forecasts.
  • Support physical inventory reporting and cycle count analysis.
  • Prepare various financial models, as appropriate; prepare and review various account reconciliations.
  • General ledger maintenance/transactional processing/journal entry creation
  • Gather information relative to cost/benefit analysis and other plant financial initiatives.
  • Analyze plant labor, scrap, operational spending, and inventory transactions for optimal manufacturing levels.
  • Participate in month-end close activities (create/post financial/statistical journal entries, prepare standard financial and operational reports, analyze/explain operational activities/related variances, analyze/report monthly plant performance)
  • Monitor and review asset additions, transfers, and disposals. Ensure complete and accurate supporting documentation.
  • Assist with preparation and support preparation of capital expenditure justifications.
  • Oversee and assist with Accounts Payable Process
  • Maintain and improve processes and controls associated with manufacturing costs and inventory valuation.
  • Assist with the regular review of excess/obsolete inventory and conduct inventory reconciliations monthly.
  • Perform work order review/analysis for accuracy and completeness.
  • Analyze and report on inventory transaction activities.
  • Ensure validity and accuracy of ERP through analysis, internal audit, and coordination with Materials, Production, and work order processing.



  • Bachelors degree in accounting required. CMA, CPA, and/or MBA are a plus.
  • 5+ years of experience in a process manufacturing environment with specific experiencein cost accounting isrequired.
  • ERP experience in Microsoft D365 a plus

Why is This a Great Opportunity:


If you are seeking stability and a track record of success, our client is celebrating their 50th anniversary, a testament to their enduring commitment to excellence in the industry. This progressive and growth-oriented manufacturing company needs a Senior Plant Accountant/Assistant Plant Controller in Phoenix, Arizona who can oversee a high level of cost accounting, inventory management, and financial reporting. Offering comprehensive benefits and relocation assistance if needed. APPLY NOW to be a part of a team that continues to thrive!

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : $ 110000

Salary Max : $ 115000

Currency Type : USD