Director of Plant Accounting

Mountville, Pennsylvania Permanent USD140,000 - USD175,000 per year
  • Opportunity to grow and advance your career
  • Entrepreneurial fast paced business

About Our Client

Our client is a well established manufacturing firm that has been in business for 50+ years, experiencing substantial growth over the past year.

Job Description

  • Lead, mentor, motivate, and manage a plant controllers and plant accounting staff, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Month-end closing responsibilities, including inventory adjustments and analyzing variances to budget and forecast for the plant management team and corporate leadership.
  • Assisting with the annual plant budgets, including development of reporting packages and analysis of year-over-year changes.
  • Exercise strong leadership skills including communications and teamwork between finance and other departments.
  • Contributing to detailed quarterly forecasts for the full year based upon the production drivers and key performance metrics at each facility.
  • Inventory control and reconciliation, including reviewing or auditing the adherence to cycle count procedures.
  • Preparing economic cost studies for projects concerning new or existing products, manufacturing processes, equipment, or facilities
  • Annually reviewing and auditing of internal control procedures in order to minimize financial risk at the facilities.
  • Supporting the plants in generating and quantifying cost savings opportunities.
  • Supporting the external financial and operational audits.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of accounting experience in a manufacturing environment, preferred
  • Ability to link and analyze plant operational metrics to financial performance
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • Proven operational leadership skills in implementing and supporting new ideas
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Ability to travel approximately 25%

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base compensation commensurate with experience
  • Annual bonus
  • Full suite benefits package
  • Ample room to grow
Deirdre Zirn
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
Deirdre Zirn
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