Finance Manager

Creative Financial Staffing

Job Description


Global, multibillion-dollar manufacturing company is looking to add a Plant Controller/Finance Manager. This newly created role will be a part of a growing Business Unit and will oversee the accounting/finance for the largest plant in the BU. Great opportunity for someone looking to make an impact with a growing, dynamic company.


  • Opportunity for career growth-Role is open due to acquisition/growth

  • Newly created role- make it your own!

  • Process improvement-oriented role- make things better

  • Top notch benefits

  • Agile and nimble company that was able to adjust doing covid and grow the business

  • Great leadership and people!

  • Hybrid schedule: flexibility to work from home

Overview of the Plant Controller/Finance Manager:

  • Supervise, review and interpret month/quarter/year end financial reports as well as month-end close processes to support the plant and corporate

  • Support the annual budget, month and quarterly forecasts, and financial comparisons and explanations of actual results versus the financial estimates

  • Prepare and analyze material usage, cost statements, profit and loss statements, manufacturing statistics, labor analysis, and sales analysis

  • Balance sheet analysis for key accounts, including inventory and preparation or approval for account reconciliations

  • Analyze and interpret operating and financial results to identify trends and activities driving those results and make recommendations on potential changes, both operation and financial in nature, to improve performance

  • Provide a business partnering service to the BU by improving financial processes and support the implementation of best practice across all the sites

  • Provide the necessary financial reporting to the Business Unit and Group as and when required

  • Anchor person for the reporting work of the plant and plays a key role in identifying performance issues in support of the management process

  • Support in integrating new company acquisitions into the BU

Preferred Qualifications for the Plant Controller/Finance Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting

  • 7+ years experience desired

  • Ideally out of manufacturing company

  • Understanding and application of finance and accounting principles


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