Plant Controller in Yonkers, NY at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/29/2020

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    Yonkers, NY
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Job Description

Our client, a top manufacturing company is seeking a Plant Controller. In this role, you will direct the financial activity at the Plant to provide accurate analytics to drive proactive decision making to elevate performance levels and optimize results.


* Lead all aspects of financial analysis for the site - including developing models to support business decisions, improve profitability and improve accuracy of product costing.

* Provide financial decision support (e.g. operations decision support, CAPEX decision support, cost control) to Plant operations management to maximize the profitability and use of company assets

* Identify, establish and implement key business process improvements to provide for efficiency and improvement

* Establish and review Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) that include a focus on leading indicators for operational activities within the Plant to ensure effectiveness and to take swift and timely steps to mitigate out of spec activities

* Lead the plant through budgeting

* Hold teams accountable to deliver project savings against targets

* Lead plant monthly close processes, cost reviews and prepare manufacturing variance forecasts

* Ensure accurate standard costing

* Facilitate accurate inventory through cycle counts, proper material movement practices, and well executed physical inventory counts

* Responsible for ensuring accuracy of technical reporting (i.e. Yield Statement).


* 3+ years of relevant experience from a manufacturing environment

* Strong working knowledge of SAP (preferred)

* Strong working knowledge of Excel

* Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting related field and/or professional accounting certification

* MBA a plus