Plant Controller

We manufacture specialty packaging for some of the largest companies in the world. We offer strong compensation and benefits packages and we've built a wonderful culture. We hope you'll join us!

  • Chicago Heights, IL
  • $125,000 - $145,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Brendan Thomas
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A bit about us:

We manufacture specialty packaging for some of the largest companies in the world, with annual sales generating more than $1.5B.

While honored as a World Class Workplace, we are fully committed to diversity & inclusion with the mission to innovate and deliver for a better life every day.

This is a permanent position with room for growth in Chicago Heights (zip: 60411).

*** Comprehensive relocation packages available!

Why join us?

  • Targeting $125,000 - $145,000 + 10% bonus
  • Accelerated career growth opportunities
  • Fortune 500 level health/dental/vision insurance
  • 401k + match (50% of the first 8%)
  • Continuous improvement programs and training
  • Generous PTO
  • Employee assistance program
  • Life Insurance
  • FSA
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Fully stocked fridge
  • Special discounts from brands we work with
  • Work/life balance
And more!

Job Details

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Plant Controller to join our dynamic team in the manufacturing industry. As a Permanent Plant Controller, you will be responsible for overseeing the financial operations of our plant, ensuring that all financial reports are accurate and timely. You will work closely with the management team to develop and implement strategies that will help us achieve our goals and objectives.

  • Prepare and analyze financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Develop and maintain financial models to support business analysis and forecasting.
  • Monitor and control plant costs, including direct and indirect labor, material usage, and overhead expenses.
  • Develop and implement inventory management strategies to optimize inventory levels and reduce waste.
  • Work with the management team to develop and implement strategic plans that align with the company's goals and objectives.
  • Provide financial analysis and support for capital projects and other initiatives.
  • Ensure compliance with all accounting and financial reporting standards.
  • Implement and maintain internal controls to safeguard company assets.
  • Lead and support continuous improvement initiatives, including Six Sigma and Lean Accounting.
  • Utilize SAP to manage financial transactions and reporting.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; MBA preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in financial reporting, business analysis, forecasting, cost accounting, and material management.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP systems.
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Accounting principles.
  • Ability to lead and support continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Strong strategic planning skills.
  • CPA or CMA or CGMA certification preferred.
  • Experience with glass manufacturing preferred.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Plant Controller with a passion for financial analysis and strategic planning, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and a dynamic work environment where you can grow and develop your skills.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chicago Heights, IL
Job Type
$125,000 - $145,000