Plant Accountant

  • Location
    Owensboro, Kentucky
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

If you are a motivated Accountant with manufacturing experience looking for an opportunity to take initiative and establish processes, this position is for you! We are partnering with a long-term manufacturing client looking to add top talent to their team. This company is growing rapidly and needs someone that enjoys a fast-paced environment with opportunities to learn and grow while advancing in their career. 

For immediate confidential consideration, please send your resume to

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ongoing review of accounts to identify variances and perform reconciliation
  • Monitor inventory to assist with accuracy
  • Compile and analyze data and prepare reports for senior management
  • Daily reporting of material consumption, reporting areas of concern to management
  • Provide solutions to improve cost drivers based on root cause analysis
  • Reconciliation of production and inventory reports
  • Monitor for cost and expense reduction
  • Maintain spending and petty cash accounts
  • Track department purchases
  • Establish and maintain relationships to effectively communicate with colleagues on-site as well as in the corporate headquarters
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5-8 years of Accounting experience in a manufacturing setting (Cost Accounting preferred)
  • Advanced skills in Excel and Quickbooks
  • Experience in job costing and labor allocation (preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have keen attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
  • Excellent benefits package including Medical/Dental/Vision, PTO, 401k, Flexible Spending and more.

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