My client which is a tier 1 automotive / non-union supplier is seeking a Plant Accounting Manager to be over three accountants. This person will be managing all accounting functions for the division; being responsible for maintaining accurate and timely financial records and reports; maintaining sound financial/internal controls; assuring proper recording of all assets; making recommendations to management on changes and improvements toward improving financial results.
Supervise Accounting staff to ensure accurate/timely performance of all basic accounting functions.
Coordinate monthly and annual financial closes.
Maintain GL accounts
Review and analyze financial reports and present results to management.
Assist with year-end audit.
Prepare budget and forecasts.
Review and analysis of capital appropriation requests.
Assist Materials Department with physical inventories
Provide financial advice to management.
Work as a team member in a cross-functional environment to achieve improvements.
Other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum of a 4-year degree in Accounting or Finance. MBA is a plus, but not required.
Five to seven years of experience in accounting with three to five years of management experience.
Cost accounting background is helpful.
Background working in a manufacturing environment helpful.
Professional certification, CMA or CPA, is a plus.
Strong understanding of financial analysis and budgeting.