Regional Cost Controller

Carpentersville, IL 60110

Posted: 03/17/2023 Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: ctc0000099 Pay Rate: $100,000 + Experience: Mid-Senior Level

Job Description

  • Manage accounting operations including cost accounting, inventory management, CAPEX and oversee controls for multiple US manufacturing sites and a Canadian manufacturing site.
  • Work closely and provide financial direction and support to manufacturing site management.
  • Work closely with and provide information to corporate operations and finance.
  • Assist with the monthly close process analyzing plant costs and recording plant accruals.
  • Provide lead in conducting inventory cycle counts, inventory controls and analysis.
  • Backup cost controller for setting inventory costing in SAP system.
  • Manage and analyze raw material and inventory costs in SAP system throughout the month to ensure accuracy and to aid in forecasting results.
  • Integral part in preparation of annual budget process working with plant and corporate operations management in gathering, analyzing, and reporting budget information.
  • Assist with external audit, bank audits and collateral valuations, and external insurance site valuations.
  • Assist with forecasts, analysis, independent projects, and ad hoc requests.


Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years of related experience in the manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of cost accounting and the manufacturing process.
  • Strong SAP experience, including inventory costing is a must.
  • Experience with Canadian sites including GST a plus.
  • Ability to demonstrate skills in critical reasoning and process analysis.
  • Ability to identify strengths, weaknesses and provide alternative efficient solutions.
  • A high level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Office and PowerPoint is essential.
  • Ability to operate independently, with minimal direction as well as collaboratively with others within and outside of the company.

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Colin Coyne

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