Plant Controller -SET for Substantial GROWTH - Ottumwa, Iowa United States - 20006

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Job #: 20006
Title: Plant Controller -SET for Substantial GROWTH
Job Location: Ottumwa, Iowa - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $85,000.00 - $100,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: 15% Bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


We are exclusively working with a dynamic and engaging leadership team (which is not always the case), who is seeking an entrepreneur Plant Controller for this company's Plant in Ottumwa, Iowa!

If you find yourself creating new processes, always thinking of new ways of doing things and want to really feel ownership and reward from what you create this is a great role with a BIG upside.

Values & Traits of Individuals that will be a good fit....Is this you?

  • Culture that promotes honesty & excuses

  • Love new challenges….look at change as an opportunity to grow and gain efficiency versus ‘more work’

  • Often described relentless, high sense of urgency and in general you just ‘get things done’

  • You are practical and avoid bureaucracy at all cost

  • Team focused - not looking to be the hero, but succeed as a team

  • Builder - likes to think outside of the box and has a continuous improvement mindset

The Company:

  • Recently acquired by an International Powerhouse with strong growth goals in place

  • Set for 4x growth - through organic growth and acquisition

Career Growth: Where can you go from here? It’s unlimited. As the company grows from $500M to $2B, there will be plenty of opportunity to advance as the company acquires and develops new products - the Division Controller will be a natural next step....


Role Snapshot:

  • Your team will own the monthly & quarterly close and financial reporting process along with heavy project work around system implementation and developing processes and controls from the ground up.

  • Prepare reports which summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on the past, present, and expected operations.

  • Responsible for monthly/quarterly/annual reporting package

  • Perform P&L explanation for key variances in Price, Mix, Volume and Cost drivers.

  • Leads the annual budget including ZBB (zero based budgeting)

  • Partners with Plant leadership to solve any operational problems

  • Key leader in Process Improvement initiatives



  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or finance related field required

  • 5+ years accounting & finance experience required

  • 2 years cost accounting experience preferred, with emphasis on supporting operational leaders with reporting and analysis

  • 2+ years in a manufacturing plant required

  • SAP experience big plus

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree