Plant Controller

Harry G Barr Company - Fort Smith, AR


We are looking for a finance/accounting professional with a manufacturing background that can continue to support the growth of our company for many years to come.

Position – Plant Controller

Location – Fort Smith, AR

Degree – Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field

Minimum of 5 years manufacturing accounting emphasis with experience in standard costing

Strong written and verbal communication skills are necessary

Lean or other Continuous improvement experiences are valued


  • Manage all daily, weekly, and monthly accounting, analysis, and reporting
  • Coordinate month-end inventory costing, cycle counting, reserves, and work order close processes
  • Provide effective analysis and understanding of the COGS actual results, and variance reporting to leadership
  • Review of month-end cost accounting journal entries and closing activities.
  • Manage cash on a day-to-day basis by estimating cash disbursements and receipts
  • Oversee sales tax reporting and coordinates sales tax audits
  • Oversee sales commission payment calculations and related sales rebates
  • Manage accounts receivables
  • Oversee benefits administration and HR practices
  • Financial analysis as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Manufacturing Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Standard Costing: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts