Assistant Plant Controller

Assistant Plant Controller

Speciality: Accounting & Finance

Location: Kennebunk, ME, USA

Type: Full Time

Posted: 04-02-2021

Job Description

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Leddy Group

Assistant Plant Controller

Join a US-based manufacturing plant in this full-time, direct hire Assistant Plant Controller position! In this role requiring manufacturing accounting experience, your focus will be on spend analysis, budgeting, inventory/cost modeling, and other projects as assigned. You’ll work within a fast-paced culture with individuals that are driven to improve processes and grow.

Responsibilities of the Assistant Plant Controller

  • Assist in closing books on a monthly basis and analyzing actual results
  • Prepare business forecasts and long-term financial plans
  • Analyze and seek approval for capital investments
  • Work with plant personnel to identify and quantify cost reduction opportunities
  • Maintain plant cost accounting systems
  • Support tax and insurance filings
  • Maintain internal control systems and compliance to Sarbanes Oxley requirements
  • Ensure compliance to US GAAP and Corporate Accounting Policies
  • Participate as a leader in setting and managing the direction of the plant

Qualifications of the Assistant Plant Controller

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience
  • Strong computer skills (Advanced Excel, Access)
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and link to business implications
  • Good analytical skills, presentation skills and problem- solving capability
  • Working experience with PeopleSoft/SAP/Khalix preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Comfortable challenging supplied inputs and questioning existing processes
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, meet deadlines, and work proactively

Apply now to join this innovative company in Kennebunk, ME with a driven culture as an Assistant Plant Controller!

To apply, please email your resume to, call (603) 880-7184, or apply online at

About Leddy Group

We are Leddy Group . . . a privately owned, regional staffing company serving NH, ME, VT & northern MA since 1994. We are one great brand with multiple specialties:  accounting & finance, administrative & office support, engineering, human resources, industrial, skilled manufacturing, legal, and nonprofit.

At Leddy Group, we combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. We hold each other accountable to those standards, measure success by the quality of our outcomes, and establish goals based on continuous improvement metrics. We utilize a methodology and process to assess skills and experience; however, identifying the right “fit” is equally important for both candidates and clients alike. Our goal is to exceed your expectations. Our success is tied directly to your satisfaction.

Assistant Plant Controller