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Manufacturing Controller

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Delaware, OH
$90,000 - $115,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Mar 09, 2018
Job ID
Delaware, Ohio
Salary up to 115K + Bonus

Why work for this organization?
The opportunity for position advancement in the next 5-8 years
The company is making investments in their processes this year
Have the opportunity to lead a team of accounting professionals that are skilled and performing
Salary, benefits and bonus potential are available
Not looking for a new position? This is a MUST review opportunity!
Always changing, fast-paced manufacturer is seeking a Manufacturing Controller to report to the VP of Finance.  Daily you will lead a team of accounting professionals and partner with production, engineering, sales and quality to assist with cost accounting, financial analysis and reporting.  Daily activities will include, but not be limited to:
  • Leading, motivating and coaching a team of accounting professionals that oversee daily, weekly and monthly accounting functions
  • Coordinate all accounting activities for the manufacturing plant
  • Complete internal and external audits
  • Prepare requested financial analysis in company ERP system, export to MS Excel and educate team members
  • Estimate new product cost and profitability
  • Establish standard cost accounting methods and processes
  • Improve accounting processes and guidelines as needed
  • Coordinate budgets annually
  • Analysis of forecasts, budgets and financials
  • Complete other tasks as requested by management
This position requires minimal travel.  Candidates should be able to work in a fast-paced work environment, have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to take ownership of projects.  Individuals will be required to educate all levels of staff on accounting and financial information.  This is a salaried position with competitive benefits, including bonus potential!

Requirements for the Manufacturing Controller:
  1. A bachelor’s degree in a related field, ideally finance or accounting
  2. At least 5 years in a similar manufacturing controller position
  3. Experience working in food, beverage, pharmaceutical and/or batch processing manufacturing environment
  4. Experience supervising, coaching and mentoring others  
  5. A strong background with cost accounting; including establishing standard cost
  6. Working knowledge of budgeting and forecasting
  7. ERP and/or MRP experience
  8. Strong Microsoft Excel skills, including IF statements, VLOOKUPs, pivot tables, etc.
Skills preferred, but not required:
  1. CPA certification
  2. MBA
Candidates are preferred to be local to the Delaware, Ohio area; there is relocation assistance available for those candidates meeting all of the required skill sets.