1+ months

Plant Controller

Kelly Services
Sedalia, MO 65301
Kelly Services is actively seeking a **Plant Controller for a client located in Sedalia, MO.**

This is a **6-month contract position with a great opportunity to be converted into a full-time direct hire position for the right candidate!**

**Plant Controller**

**Minimum Qualifications**

**Bachelors Degree in Accounting/Finance required** ; CPA or MBA a plus

**5+ years of professional experience as a Controller**

SAP required and HFM experience is a plus

Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications and possess strong background with information technology

US GAAP Experience

**Job Description**

The Plant Controller functions as the leading accounting professional in the plant and is responsible for the accurate and timely reporting of results and maintenance of the companys assets through balance sheet integrity and ensuring a strong control environment. The Plant Controller also serves as the business partner to the Plant Manager focusing largely on providing financial and operational leadership and improvements, including identifying and driving cost reductions.

**Major Responsibilities**

**Accountable for ensuring balance sheet integrity, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and fostering a strong control environment in the plant by:**

- Managing a complete and thorough month end close process;

- Ensuring full compliance and improvement to site Sarbanes-Oxley requirements;

- Being a strong example of integrity and Doing the Right Thing;

- Noting and appropriately mitigating business risks; and

- Proactively seeking and improving any deficiencies.

**Functions as a business partner with the Plant Manager to effectively manage and control all facets of the plants efficiency and productivity by:**

- Framing financial and operational issues in a complete business case format and positively contributing to the strategic direction in the plant;

- Driving negotiations with key vendors either directly or via partnering with procurement;

- Leading and/or participating in presentations to plant employees, plant management; and

- Accepting responsibility for plant accounting operations as well as financial and operations management

**Manages others by providing ongoing development, mentoring, and strong learning experiences by:**

- Providing effective leadership to staff, direct reports, and others in the Company to improve their performance and directing their career development;

- Developing and training Plant Accountants for progression into greater roles;

- Training and developing line staff to ensure that their work is progressing as desired in the areas of proper collection, calculation, and reporting of cost, production, inventory, and other financial


- Delegating day-to-day accounting activities to the Cost Analyst and other accounting staff as appropriate

**Provides operational financial reporting, financial analysis and manufacturing cost analysis by:**

- Preparing and managing actual, forecast, and budget scenarios throughout the course of the year;

- Analyzing and interpreting plant performance, evaluating variances and assessing the effects on plant results

- Providing management with the strategic tools and reports to drive business results;

- Serving as project manager on cost reduction initiatives, working cross functionally with engineers, procurement, and plant operators to drive cost reductions;

W2/ HOURLY PAY RATE: Open (based upon experience and qualifications)

There is no per diem with this position

There is no relocation budgeted for this position. If this position requires you to relocate you will be responsible for those costs.

**Important information:**

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must apply now to submit your resumes. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position by email.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-21 Expires: 2020-12-21

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