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Controller - Manufacturing

West Memphis, AR · Accounting/Finance · 150000
  • Attractive Salary in the $125-150,000 range + Bonus
  • Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs. 
  • The incumbent has retired.
  • international company.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Business planning and analysis including cost management - Develop financial target metrics and assist plant management to meet those objectives (i.e. business plan/budget)
  • General accounting - Lead team of six accountants to close plant period-end financials, including profitability analysis (monthly/quarterly/annually)
  • Compliance - Maintain accurate general ledger in accordance with SOX and state/local tax requirements

Key Tasks:

Business planning and analysis, including cost management

  • Prepare and analyze business plans/budgets for both product lines
  • Monthly PL analysis, including variance analysis and investigation
  • Production cost reporting
  • Cost reduction activity reporting
  • Labor and headcount reporting

General Accounting

  • Review and post journal entries
  • Maintain and reconcile general ledger and sub-ledger accounts
  • Complete accurate monthly financial close
  • Manage team members
  • Cost and analyze semi-annual physical inventory count


  • SOX internal controls
  • Arkansas state sales and use tax
  • Arkansas property tax

Who Will Be a Great Fit?  
  • 10 years Accounting experience in a Manufacturing environment required
  • Supervisory Experience 
  • Knowledge of cost accounting and US GAAP
  • Ability to effectively respond to questions from management and staff
  • Develop working relationships with internal and external personnel
  • Strong organizational and data management
  • Knowledge of accounting software packages 

As recruiters, we are skilled in our field and understand how to match an opportunity with the individual. If you choose to send us your resume, be advised we will not share it with any employer without your permission. 

If this isn't the right position for you, please share it with someone who might be interested. In the meantime, please look at our website – we have other openings that may suit your needs!

Thank you,

Brian Hughes

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