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About the Voith Group
The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.


The Voith US Inc. Finance Department, is looking for:


Plant Controller  
West Monroe, LA

Reasons you’ll love working here:

  • Flexibility with Work/Life Balance
  • Hybrid Schedule and Summer Hours
  • Dress for Your Day Dress Code
  • Great Compensation and Benefits Package including 401K with up to 5% Match AND a 3% Company Contribution to Start
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid Holidays per Year
  • Climate-Neutral Footprint Worldwide
  • Leadership and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Health and Wellness Benefits

 

Career development: Plan on developing both professionally and personally. Voith Learning & Development, team creates classes, seminars, and beyond-the-classroom tools that help employees understand Voith’s culture, organization, values, and role in the world.

 

Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, tuition reimbursement, referral bonuses and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.

 

Life work balance: Paid time off starting at 16 days in your first year of employment plus 10 paid holidays.

 

Summary – The Plant Controller will oversee two plants in the sales region South and work very closely with the Sales and Operations team at those locations. A strong, hands-on leader with an independent work style will serve well in this role and reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer. Duties for the Plant Controller will include the financial reporting of the company’s financials and their accuracy, analyzing financial data, driving value through the decision making process with local and regional management, managing accounting records, evaluating and managing risk, ensuring compliance with regulations, monitoring expenditure, coordinating auditing processes. This position could be a well suited opportunity for a candidate with a Senior Financial Analyst background who is ready to make the next step in their career.

 

Responsibilities –

  • Prepares reports which summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses and earnings based on past, present and expected operations
  • Coordinates and prepares budgets & prepares capital expenditure request with relevant payback period assumptions
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and documenting business transactions & prepares for audits of company's accounts (internal & external)
  • Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities and capital and prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial position
  • Compiles composite reports from individual reports of subordinates required by management or governmental agencies & monitors Business Unit compliance with internal control guidelines
  • Assigns duties and examines work for exactness, neatness and conformance to policies and procedures
  • Serves as Compliance Officer for both locations
  • Demonstrates proficiency in accounting functions and data analysis
  • Knowledge and experience with ERP systems, preferably JD Edwards and/or SAP is a plus
  • Experience with budgeting, variance analysis and management reporting
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Independent work style
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team player
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy to work product
  • Ability to meet and establish deadlines
  • Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment

 

Qualifications –

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in finance related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in a Finance related capacity
  • Advanced skill level with Microsoft Office
  • Experience on a manufacturing environment is a plus
  • Experience working in multi-cultural environment

 

 

Physical Demands -

  • The job requires occasional travel to Austell, Georgia.

 

Don’t meet every single requirement but think you would be a good fit for our team? We encourage you to apply – your unique skills may be just what we need for this or other roles!

 

Voith US Inc. is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.


Nearest Major Market: Monroe