Plant Controller

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Job Title: Plant Controller

Company: Agropur

Location: Luxemburg, Wisconsin

Description: The Plant Controller is tasked with supporting the operational and head office accounting teams. This position provides production and financial analysis/reporting as well as assisting with profit maximization initiatives.  This position also assists with budgeting and results analysis.

  • Lead the plant office administrative team (Hull, Luxemburg, and Weyauwega only).
  • Ensure accurate production data collection and reporting.
  • Provide standard production analysis/reports and other analysis/reports to Plant Management as requested.
  • Attend plant team meetings as appropriate.
  • Ensure accurate accounting data generation.
  • Review accounts payable invoices and accounts receivable transactions for accuracy and completeness.
  • Oversee period close including journal entries, reconciliations and inventory tie-outs (raw materials, finished goods, supplies).            
  • Explain and report operating expense variations.
  • Build and maintain profitability file.
  • Conduct process improvement tracking and reporting.
  • Provide economical project justifications.
  • Validate the execution and savings calculations of Global Strategies Sourcing (GSS) projects.
  • Participate in the process to downgrade product and assign proper value.
  • Prepare annual budget for the plant.
  • Provide monthly and YTD results analysis.
  • Provide financial analysis support for the custom drying operation. (Le Sueur only)

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.

Experience, Skills, and Abilities: 

The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications):

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required.
  • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.
  • Minimum five (5) years of general professional business experience required.

The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Minimum three (3) years of related experience within food processing preferred.
  • Experience with ERP and Business Intelligence system preferred.
  • Knowledge of cost accounting principles, practices and techniques preferred.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA) preferred.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: N/A

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