Kforce Assistant Controller in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kforce has a growing lakeshore based manufacturer is looking to add an Assistant Controller to their accounting team in Grand Rapids, MI. The Controller reports to the plant controller, and will be involved in all aspects of general and cost accounting at the plant.Essential Functions:

  • Provides financial leadership and plays an integral role in establishing the financial direction, coordinates, consolidates, and analyzes financial plans and projections necessary for the success of the company

  • Prepares complex financial analyses for various business opportunities, assesses associated risks, and makes recommendations

  • Evaluates financial / operational results and controls and provides management with information for effective planning and audit of the organization

  • Manages and drives improvement in the financial systems including sales forecasting, planning, product cost estimating, operations controlling and manages the purchasing department

  • Plays an integral role in establishing the financial direction, coordinates, consolidates, and analyzes financial plans and projections

  • Analyzes and interprets actual performance to plan, explains key variances, and makes recommendations for action

  • Assists and advises management in the evaluation of the financial aspects of existing and proposed business ventures (i.e.: cash flow, ROI, capital requirements, pricing, etc.)

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • At least three years' experience working within a manufacturing environment

  • Proven experience in a manufacturing company, including working knowledge of operations controlling systems, cost estimating systems, financial measurement and evaluation techniques and product pricing/market strategies

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years