Assistant Plant Controller

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Elkhart, IN
$75,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Sep 26, 2018
Job ID
New opportunity with a premier local employer for a self-directed, motivated accounting professional that possess experience in general accounting, financial reporting, manufacturing accounting, cost, and analysis. Become a member of a solid finance team and gain considerable insight into the operations of a growing company with a great culture.  The company is employee oriented and puts a strong emphasis on training and development of all levels of staff.
Reporting to a Group Controller located at nearby Corporate offices, the position will be based at the plant level and is responsible for month-end closing; internal and external financial reporting; and other related analysis, including account reconciliations. In addition, the primary focus of the position will be developing labor and overhead rates and improving the manufacturing cost system and reliability.
This is a detail oriented, hands on position that requires solid manufacturing accounting skills and a willingness to handle multiple priorities and projects. In this role you will have dotted line reporting to the Plant GM and work closely with operations. Experience with integrated software such as SAP, JDE or Microsoft Dynamics will be important for this role.  
  • Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • Must have a minimum of five to seven years related accounting experience, mostly in a manufacturing environment.
  • Very strong understanding of manufacturing costs accounting and inventory.
  • Must have advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office, including Power Point, and Excel. Also, experience with an ERP system.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and good interpersonal skills.
  • Problem solver, enthusiastic, organized, possessing characteristics of high potential for future developmental opportunities.


122 South Michigan Street
Suite 300
South Bend, IN 46601
Phone: 574.287.5701

Joseph R. Pozsgai, Jr.:
Cynthia Strzelecki: