ASSISTANT PLANT CONTROLLER

Accounting & Finance Souderton, Pennsylvania


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

JBS Souderton is hiring a Plant Assistant Controller to work with our Accounting team! The successful candidate will have 2-4 years of accounting or finance experience. Come work with JBS! We offer growth, great benefits and fun, fast paced environment. This position with report to the Plant Controller. Relocation assistance available.    

Responsibilities:

  • Support and assist the Plant Controller in the management of all accounting and financial aspects of the plant
  • Ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and compliance to SOX controls and internal policies
  • Form and manage end-to-end procedure documentation, including close procedures, preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliations, daily/weekly sales reconciliation, daily/weekly inventory management, production reporting, accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Recommend and implement techniques to improve productivity, increase efficiencies, reduce costs, improve revenues and seek best practices
  • Conduct internal audits of processes and procedures to verify compliance
  • Coordinate with internal personnel and third parties as needed including peer managers, clerical staff, corporate staff and leaders, auditors, attorneys and government
  • Assist with establishing budgets by creating schedules, collecting, analyzing and consolidating financial data
  • Supervise and motivate staff to ensure successful completion of duties and reports
  • Assure the duties, responsibilities and authority of each job are clearly defined, effective and communicated to incumbents
  • Monitor the performance of direct reports
  • Estimate weekly plant expenses
  • Estimate weekly plant P&L
  • Adhere to routine deadlines
  • Special projects and other duties as required

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or similar program.
  • 2+ years’ experience in Accounting or Finance; preferably in manufacturing.
  • Experience with ERP software; SAP preferred
  • Intermediate to advanced skill level with MS Excel
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with general ledger functions and month-end/year-end procedures
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, change driven environment.
  • Timely, responsive, accurate, and detail oriented in all written and verbal communication
  • Able to manage through complex issues by asking the right questions, utilizing resources, and gathering data to triage and solve problems
  • Strong time management and prioritization skills
  • Good interpersonal savvy – able to relate openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people

EOE/M/F/VET/DISABLED