Plant Controller

Job Details

LocationWheatley, ON, Canada
Job TypeFull-Time Regular
Degree RequiredPost Secondary

Job Description

On behalf of our international food client we are currently recruiting for a PLANT CONTROLLER. Do you thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy position? Are you willing to take on the responsibility of maintaining the integrity and accuracy of their financial reporting system? Then we have the position for you!


  • Will be providing financial leadership to site management team including operations, engineering, and purchasing
  • Responsible for the accuracy of all plant financial reporting (weekly, monthly)
  • Completing weekly and monthly forecasts
  • Performing variance analysis of all manufacturing financial performance
  • Develop new product costing
  • Participate in cost saving projects and capital project justifications
  • Provide direction to Director of Operations on plant spending management
  • Providing functional leadership and performance management of direct reports
  • Leading meetings and projects to optimize financial operations
  • Prepare and present the plant’s annual budget
  • Identify opportunities and risks in order to make informed business, and exercise sound judgment in achieving the desired results


  • Post-secondary education in finance or accounting
  • A professional accounting designation is a requirement
  • 10 or more years of progressive accounting experience in a manufacturing environment with understanding of cost accounting and financial reporting
  • 5 or more years of experience in a leadership/management role
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Proven analytical skills using various tools
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage conflict and build teams
  • A proven track record of being pro-active, taking initiative and working independently
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple priorities

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