Manufacturing Operations Controller - Tennessee

Center for Financial Recruiting - Sparta, TN (30+ days ago)


A privately-held manufacturer is seeking an experienced Operations Controller for its Sparta, TN plant. This accounting professional will work directly with the Plant Manager and Corporate Finance Director and play a critical role in driving strategic decisions. The Operations Controller is a key part of the financial leadership team.

Note: Only accounting professionals with cost accounting experience in manufacturing will be considered.

Position Highlights:
The Manufacturing Operations Controller will be responsible for: mentoring the accounting staff; cost and variance analysis; reviewing and establishing product standard costs and analyzing inventories; identifying and driving cash flow improvements; and, ensuring that manufacturing costs and related assets and liabilities are auditable and properly recorded.

Key Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Business required
  • Six Sigma/Lean experience desired
  • CPA, CIA or CMA certification preferred
  • 10+ years of progressive Finance and Cost Accounting roles
  • Previous cost management or plant controller experience required
  • Experience with QAD, Oracle and Hyperion high desired
Compensation will be commensurate with experience and can range from $80-100k, plus bonus.

Somerelocation assistance is offered