Plant Controller job Denison Texas
Plant Controller job Denison Texas
My Spider Scam Awareness Contacting Us F. A. Q.
Job Seekers
Search Jobs
Browse Jobs
Post a Resume
Job Alerts
Search Resumes
Browse Resumes
Post a Job

Plant Controller Job

Employer Name: SpiderID: 7364681
Location: Denison, Texas Date Posted: 3/8/2018
Wage: Negotiable Category: Accounting/Bookkeeping
Job Code: US07644

Job Description:

Division Information

Hardware and Home Improvement (HHI) is a major manufacturer and supplier of residential locksets, residential builders' hardware, faucets, and commercial locksets and doors, with a portfolio of renowned brands, including Kwikset®, Weiser®, Baldwin®, National Hardware®, Stanley®, FANAL®, Pfister™, EZSET®, and Tell. HHI is a leader in its key markets with #1 positions in U.S. residential locksets (Kwikset), Canada residential locksets (Weiser), U.S. luxury locksets (Baldwin), and U.S. builders' hardware (Stanley-National Hardware), #2 in Mexico residential hardware (Fanal), #3 in U.S. retail plumbing (Pfister), and #1 in U.S. retail commercial locksets. Headquartered in Orange County, California, HHI has a global sales force and operates manufacturing and distribution facilities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Asia. HHI is a division of Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for providing financial leadership to the manufacturing plant by cultivating a strong internal control environment, demonstrating superior financial acumen and effectively planning and prioritizing work to achieve commitments aligned with organizational goals.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • (50%) Develop and maintain an efficient and effective control environment , including:

  • Compliance with U.S. GAAP, company policies and procedures and statutory requirements, with emphasis on manufacturing and inventory accounting, especially product costing, variance analysis and inventory controls

  • Accuracy of all trial balance accounts

  • Timely, comprehensive and complete reconciliation of all account balances each month

  • Maintain SOX controls to adequately safeguard company assets and identify potential risks in a timely manner

  • Establish an environment of no surprises by demonstrating a comprehensive mastery of the results and ability to appropriately anticipate future trends and implications

  • (20%) Drive business goals such as cost controls, working capital management, and return on capital to ensure that they are adequately measured, managed, communicated and achieved.

    • Be a business partner and financial advisor to the Plant Manager.

    • Provide management with effective daily, weekly and monthly reporting, analysis and business insights to understand performance vs. goals and drive results. Keep the score and communicate in all directions.

    • Track & monitor the cost improvement initiatives.

    • Demonstrate thorough understanding of manufacturing operations; be visible on shop floor and available and accessible to plant operations team.

    • Support organization with financial leadership, counsel and support on various projects as necessary.

  • (20%) Oversee financial planning and analysis and monthly close activities

    • Coordinate & prepare annual operating plan and monthly estimates.

    • Facilitate attainment of operating plan through analysis, monitoring and control of manufacturing activities and spending.

    • Oversee monthly accounting close to include analysis and understanding of operating and financial results versus expected performance.

  • (10%) Develop talent

    • Develop and coach direct reports in order to maximize the talents of each individual.

    • Mentor and teacher of finance to the non-financial members of the plant team so the whole business team understands the cost drivers of their operations.

Education and Experience Profile

A Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting is required. MBA preferred. CPA preferred.

Must have a minimum of 5 years experience in an operations environment, with a strong emphasis on cost accounting. SAP system experience preferred.

Required Skills

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, especially Excel.

  • Financial Acumen - Ability to interpret and apply understanding of key financial indicators to make better business decisions

  • Action Oriented - Takes on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm

  • Demonstrates Self-Awareness - Uses a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses

  • Collaborates - Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

  • Instills Trust - Gains the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity

  • Decision Quality - Makes good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward

  • Ensures Accountability - Holds self and others accountable to meeting commitments

  • Plans and Aligns - Plans and prioritizes work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals

  • Communicates Effectively - Develops and delivers multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences

  • Drives Engagement - Creates a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives

  • Manages Complexity - Makes sense of complex, high quantity and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems

Work Environment

  • Travel requirements are fairly limited (2-4 domestic trips per year).

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job/classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Spectrum Brands is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Job Criteria:
Start Date: ASAP
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Education Required:
Overnight Travel:
Vacation Time:

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Dan Schmuhl Company Type:
Company: Spectrum Brands

Send ad to a friend
Report a Problem


© 2018 Job Spider
Privacy Policy | CC Marketing Sites | Site Map | Links