A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
Where You'll Work
Our Harrisonburg, VA, location is part of our Taste division and creates a variety of stock broth, soups, and bases. We work in a fast paced and ever-changing environment.
What You'll Do
The Plant Operations Controller is a key person in the management of plant profitability through the control of operations, supply chain activities, and accounting. You'll support the various manufacturing and supply chain strategies by providing information for decision making, performance measurement, risk management, and strategic planning.
On a high level, the essential functions include: Management of site costsManagement of financial aspects of site Capital Expense processes: submission of CPs, monthly tracking of cashflows & close off completed projectsKPI monitoring of each project including timely reporting and analysis of site KPIsMeasure and report on monthly valuation, reconcile GL to perpetual, rework out of spec stock analysis monthlyDesign budget and projection models
What You'll Need Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Accounting or similar degreeExperience in commercial or manufacturing such as food, chemical or Pharmaceutical industriesExpert knowledge of Excel, ERP (SAP experience preferred), Accounting Systems and experience with Performance based measurementsStrong analytical mindset with attention to detail, good communication, organization, prioritization and time management skills while handling multiple ongoing projects in a fast-paced, deadline driven environmentPrior experience with long term strategic planning, investing analysis, acquisition, capital, cost management, capital reporting, budgeting, forecasting, profitability analysis, financial reporting, managing fixed assets, closing the books, budgeting, year-end audit and technical accounting are all highly desiredCPA, CMA or equivalent is desired
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