Plant Accounting Leader
Milliken and Company is a global manufacturing leaderwhose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow's breakthroughs today.
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Job Title: Plant Accounting Leader Job Summary: This position is located in upstate of South Carolina and reports to the Manufacturing Finance Leader with a dotted line to the plant manager. The Plant Accounting Leader is responsible for managing activities to achieve low cost operations. This is achieved by managing actual spend activities as well as ensuring an effective internal control environment. This position provides financial perspective to the plant management team to help solve business and manufacturing opportunities.
Minimal travel is required for finance meetings at corporate headquarters located in Spartanburg, SC. Key Responsibilities : : Perform period: end close and ensure accurate data and financial reporting: Uphold standard practices in operations, budget revisions, management reporting, and forecasting: Champion an effective internal control environment while adhering with all governance, risk, and compliance guidelines including account reconciliations: Drive profit, ROIC, and process improvement initiatives to help deliver cost reductions and financial performance: Control over major capital and expense spending in addition to asset management: Lead and certify all inventory and material cycle counts and clearings: Perform variance and spending analysis while providing insight to the plant manager and other manufacturing/business partners: Oversight of supply room clerk and finance administrative positions Qualifications : Required: : BS Degree : Accounting, Finance or Industrial Engineering: SAP experience: Microsoft Office expertise Qualifications : Preferred: : Manufacturing experience:3 : 5 years in entry level management accounting environment The successful candidate will demonstrate: : Strong communication skills, both verbal and written: Proactive and willing to take ownership and responsibility as a highly motivated self: starter: Leadership skills with the ability to influence others and promote change: Ability to work and gain results in a team environment: Desire to continuously look for improvement opportunities (efficiency, automation): Critical thinking and problem solving skills By combining science with design and insights, Milliken tackles the issues and concerns of today.
Every day, our community of innovators is invigorated by the challenge of finding creative ways to enhance peoples lives and make the world around us easier, safer, more sustainable and more beautiful.
Location: Pendleton, SC