Financial Controller

Woodgrain Millwork
17 Sep 2019
18 Sep 2019
Contract type
Full time
The Controller is a key member and business partner with the operations team. The Controller must have the ability to plan, organize and provide analysis in all phases of the accounting process to assure the facility has the tools needed to operate in an efficient, profitable manner. The Controller role includes developing and maintaining a close working relationship with production and support departments by providing analytical and data in a timely manner and a driver for a continuous improvement process environment. Must have a degree in AccountingPrefer experience in Manufacturing company'sPrefer experience in Pricing and Cost Accounting???Key Job Accountabilities: Commitment to working in a team oriented and continuous improvement environment.High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills.Ability to define and analyze problems and develop timely and effective solutions.Demonstrate skills in planning, implementing, monitoring, and reporting.Ability to manage multiple priorities with an analytical methodology.Must have strong problem solving and decision making skills with the judgment to identify and escalate issues of high importance or risk to managementDemonstrated ability to meet deadlines and accomplish assignments through the work of othersSelf–directedMust work well with diverse personalities and be able to gain respect and influence among coworkersExceptional communication skills (both verbal and written)Pro Active and hands on.Ability to maintain confidentiality on all assignments. Share only with those that need to know.Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma methodologies Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other, as assigned):General Accounting: Ensure compliance with Woodgrain Millwork policies and procedures. Maintain integrity of the general ledger with regards to GAAP. Assist with establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting practices, processes, procedures, and initiatives. Perform all activities in the accounts payable function to ensure timely payment of vendor invoices and check requests. Inventory reconciliation, parts creation, and building material and routing updates. Reporting: Responsible for monthly journal entries. Overhead analysis and reporting; including labor and overhead. Issue timely and complete statements. Participate in plant problem solving and CI teams as finance subject matter expert by providing manufacturing support and analysis in such areas as process performance, line efficiency, capital spending, inventory management, customer service objectives, production costing, and cost reduction Cost Accounting: Responsible for monthly financial close and reporting cycle, including manufacturing variances and other financial reporting requirements. Also responsible for inventory valuation, production reporting, various inventory reconciliation, and maintenance of standards. Responsible for reconciliations. Planning & Forecasting: Working with Facility Managers, facilitates and prepares Facility Budget. Responsible for planning and forecasting Education, Experience and Certifications: Bachelors degree in Accounting is required.Minimum of 4 years accounting experience is required.Minimum of 2 years cost accounting (complex)Solid knowledge of GAAP.Masters degree and CPA are desireable. Woodgrain Millwork is an Equal Employment Opportunity Company