plant controller in savanna

bill reavis, tatum executive services
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US$ 90,000 - US$ 120,000 per year
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savanna, illinois
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
working hours
9 to 5
US$ 90,000 - US$ 120,000 per year
1 Years
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bill reavis, tatum executive services

job description

job summary:

Our client never forgot that their strength lies in their people. Their employees are the driving force behind their superior quality, product ingenuity, and exceptional customer experience.

Their commitment to their people and their professional development is a recipe for success that has fueled our growth from a three-person shop in 1920 to one of today's leading international suppliers of plumbing, water delivery, and branded commercial interiors.

If you're ready to join a company where everything you do makes a difference and you go home proud of each day, talk to us about joining the their family!

location: Savanna, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $90,000 - 120,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 1 Years

The plant controller role within wood products has as its primary accountability financial leadership in the wood products plants.

- Providing financial analysis and guidance for the plant manager and leadership teams

- Quarterly forecasting - account level and labor efficiency forecast develop mentation

- Capital projects - performing analysis on advisability of expenditure via ROI calculations. Ensuring that proper documentation is provided to expenditure committee.

- Work with plant managers to conceive, analyze, and drive to completion all profit over achievement opportunities

- Provide counsel on inventory levels at plant and associated exposure risk

- Actively support the physical inventory counts and cycle counts

- Period end activities for labor and burden line.

- Report on plant performance/variances at monthly close meetings and in operations staff meetings

- Serve as key member of leadership teams

- Drive DPC analysis and work cell levels


- Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Management required

- 5-7 Years of Financial Analysis and Leadership Experience, with some being manufacturing-related

- Excellent data skills (Excel, ERP, Access)

- Presentation skills

- Strong Business Acumen - ability to see the big picture as well as the pillars of detail that support it

- Strong Leadership Skills - ability to influence both direct reports and senior executives with conviction and empathy; a sense of passion strong enough to be seen as an "evangelist" for critical strategic direction

- Managerial Courage - willing and able to communicate good and bad news to all levels of the organization

- Strategic Vision - able to craft a strategic direction for both staffing needs and business decisions

- Integrity - trusted by the plant managers, ops director, and finance team as the final word on all plant-related financial information

- Strong work ethic with a sense of working for the greater good of the team

- Strong Analytical Skills - both "big picture" and detailed, including ability to master Excel, Access, Powerpoint, OBIEE, and EOE/M/F/D/V/SO

For direct representation for this role contact Bill Reavis at 619-672-8587 or

skills: $100-250 million

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