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Assistant Controller

Meadville, Pennsylvania
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Are you ready to accelerate your career with a best-in-class organization that values innovation, dedication, and growth? Our employees at Grede are the key to our success and share our passion for teamwork, customer service, and operational excellence. If you want to join an industry-leading company that focuses on your professional growth and development, we d love to hear from you!
The Assistant Controller is a critical member of the plant finance team and provides support to the Controller to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting. This position will assist in developing, tracking, and analyzing the plant budget and costing processes. You'll prepare reports and statements related to plant financial matters and ensure quality and timeliness of entry to Corporate Accounting and Plant Operating Departments.

What You'll Do:
Assist in providing accurate month and year-end closing activities, including Journal Entries, Balance Sheet Reconciliations and Income Statement variance reporting
Review plant payables and receivables to ensure compliance with budget
Analyze positive or negative variances from the business plan and make recommendations on problems
Assist in preparing the yearly business plan for the plant ensuring the timely input of data to Corporate Accounting
Prepare weekly cash flow forecast including capital expense projections
Prepare for and participate in all internal and external accounting related audits
Participate in physical inventories as assigned
Understand costing and BOM routings
Maintain "FAS" fixed asset ledger and backup A/P and A/R functions
Participate and engage with Plant team on Kaizen events
Why You ll Love Working for Us:
Base pay + Shift, and Job Premiums ( for eligible positions )
Comprehensive Benefit Package including Medical, Dental, Vision coverages
Insurance: Life, Supplemental Life, Short and Long-Term Disability
401(K) Match
Paid Vacation and Holidays
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
PPE allowances
What We Need from You:
Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Accounting or related field, or equivalent
3 to 5 years of relevant work experience (experience in a manufacturing environment preferred)
High degree of Excel proficiency
ERP system experience
Knowledge of Odyssey is a plus
To learn more about Grede, please visit our website at .

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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  • Job Reference: 674004160-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Grede
  • Location: Meadville, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent