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Plant Controller at Robert Half Canada

Plant Controller

Robert Half Canada Toronto, Ontario Full-Time
115,000 CAD - 130,000 CAD/Year
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Ref ID: 05050-0012594960

Classification: Plant Controller

Compensation: $115000.00 to $130000.00 yearly

Our client, a leading manufacturing company based in North York has a current opening for a Plant Controller to join their Finance Team. Responsibilities include

•        Oversee the cost analyst accounting operations of all locations, as well as their control systems, transaction processing operations, and policies & procedures.

•        Managing the weekly reporting on work order variances; material and labour variances and setting corrective action.

•        Liaison between operations and accounting on all issues related to cost rate, manufacturing standards and process improvement.

•        Responsible for inventory adjustments and write offs within the ERP system.

•        Reviews and verifies material, equipment and stock within inventory to ensure costing is consumed against proper inventory (inventory vs. commitments).

•        Develop and manage costing and financial quality controls in accordance with company policies and procedures.

•        Oversees the accurate input of costing data; transfer price updates and cost roll up updates, to ensure direct reports have correctly enter data into the ERP.

•        Assists the Director of Finance in month-end and year-end financial reporting and creates reports for management.

•        Manage the continuous improvement of manufacturing processes, for material and labour assignment, within the BOM’s.

•        Collaborate with production level employees to fully understand the current challenges in regard to work orders and the ERP, and work to create solutions to enact within the organization.

•        Maintain and report budgeted vs. actual cost per standard labour hours, to make strategic decisions.

•        Assist external auditors with annual company reviews, as required.

•        5+ years of plant accounting experience in a manufacturing role.

•        CPA designation

•        Industrial manufacturing experience and an understanding of production processes and procedures.

•        Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.

•        Advanced knowledge of ERP systems and Excel.

•        Experience working for an organization with multiple sites

•        Experienced in creating financial statements.

•        Ability to work independently as well as cohesively with employees and managers as part of a team.

•        Problem solving abilities and able to resolve conflicts and problems.

•        Excellent interpersonal skills to maintain an excellent rapport with suppliers etc.

•        Ability to prioritize and organize.

•        Solid communication, technology, analytical and management skills.

•        Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure with simultaneous deadlines.

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