Plant Controller

  • Location
    Washington, Missouri
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Parker+Lynch is currently seeking a Controller for a plant located in the Washington, MO area. This role entails someone overseeing the daily accounting functions and financial reporting for the plant. This plant is a site of a much larger organization. The position will have an influential role in the direction and operation of the company.

The ideal candidate will have manufacturing industry accounting experience, and supervisory experience. 



· Preparation of annual budgets, rolling operating projections and monthly financial statements and related detail

· Guides financial decisions and maximize financial results of company by establishing and enforcing policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems

· Proactively investigate and act on variances to budget, forecasts and prior periods including providing analysis of variances and highlighting trends

· Monitoring of budget and operating objectives including management of capital expenditure projects.

· Manage all aspects of accounting; billing, financial statements, general ledger maintenance, cost accounting, working capital management including monitoring of all debt facilities, accounts receivable and payable, payroll, debt and tax compliance, inventory management and analysis of variances and highlighting of trends

· Overall inventory management including review of monthly inventories, inventory costing and maintenance of bill of materials

· Supervision of accounting and office staff

· Advise and coordinate sales pricing/product costing models, business and health insurance policies, contract negotiations and other matters with the company’s President and Managing Members

· Primary Human Resource Manager




·        Utilization of ERP system/advanced Excel skills

·        Five or more years of accounting experience including manufacturing accounting experience is needed.

·        Bachelor’s Degree (accounting/finance preferred; business focus accepted if working experience is proven)




·        Very stable environment and growth

·        Top Finance position at the company and part of the plant leadership team

·        Competitive salary + bonus

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