19 days old

Plant Controller/Senior Cost Accountant

Kelly Services
Sparta, NJ 07871
Kelly is a leader in connecting people to work in ways that enrich their lives. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people to ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all work styles in the workplace

**Plant Controller/Senior Cost Accountant -** Sparta, NJ 07871

**Direct Hire**



+ Business partner to the operations team and a member of corporate accounting team.

+ Accountable for plant-level responsibilities including general accounting, payables, receivables, order entry, cost accounting, business analysis, financial reporting, sales management, and payroll processing.

+ Assist corporate accounting team with onboarding and integrating future acquisitions, eventually leading the financial practices of the division.

+ Analyzes, and reports results to accounting and finance leadership and key business stakeholders in an accurate and timely manner; identifies and implements process improvement opportunities; and builds and maintains strong relationships across the organization to help further develop accounting best practices.

+ Ability to work independently; reporting to Corporate Controller in Solon, OH.

**Main Responsibilities:**

+ Prepare monthly reports of results, monthly forecasts, annual operating plan, and strategic planning.

+ Responsible for internal controls at the plant for operations, sales and finance.

+ Analyze and accurately report current months financial results to the plant, sales, and corporate management in accordance with corporate format and time requirements.

+ Maintain a perpetual inventory for finished goods and reconcile this perpetual to production, shipping, and returns on a daily basis. Review labor reporting and cost, material costs, manufacturing overhead, distribution cost, returns and inventory levels.

+ Establish and maintain internal controls and accounting policies/procedures and educate global finance teams on all changes to accounting standards to ensure the protection of assets and investments. Formulate and administer approved accounting practices to ensure that financial and operating reports accurately reflect the condition of the business and provide reliable information necessary to control operations.

+ Proposes recommendations for changes and improvements to accounting policies/procedures; drives and partners with cross-functional teams to develop and implement approved changes.

+ Travel as needed (both domestic and international).


+ Bachelors Degree in Accounting; CPA designation preferred.

+ 7-10 years experience in as a plant controller or cost manager in a manufacturing environment.

+ Experience with analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.

+ Experience in diagnosing, isolating, and resolving complex issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.

+ Ability to communicate clearly and timely (both verbally and written) with the highest professionalism.

+ Ability to inspire and foster team trust and community while building strategic relationships, achieving common goals and considering all points of view.

+ Ability to handle multiple projects and priorities.

+ Demonstrates initiative and achievement.

+ Ability to travel domestically and internationally

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

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**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/nontraditional 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-12-02

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Kelly Services
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