Employment Opportunity

Job Title: Plant Financial Analyst

Job Code: GW-10092311295237

Salary Range: $95K

Job Location:

City: Scottsboro State: AL

Job Description:

Position Overview:

The purpose of the Plant Analyst's role is to conduct monthly closings, analysis, and 
account reconciliations for a medium plant, two small plants or a large plant with 
multiple accountants. The Plant Analyst is responsible for analysis of results and 
preparation of forecast for plant and business segments, capital and technical project 
accounting, standard cost and budget development and participates in process improvement 

This position will be a hybrid role. 1-2 days remote depending on the needs of the 

Your Day-to-Day:

Execute full financial support for plant management

Conduct detailed project capital and expense tracking

Prepare monthly forecasting and annual operating plan

Review, analyze and approve facility maintenance spend

Conduct month-end and year-end closing activities

Assist in the development of plant BOMs, routings, and standards

Drive development of plant financial operating plan

Prepare and analyze month-end reports and project updates

Work closely with IT team to help resolve system issues

Reconcile related general ledger accounts

Create and improve financial processes and procedures for plant operations

Perform financial and strategic analysis to enable accurate business decisions and/or 

Identify and drive cost reduction and working capital opportunities

Overseas plant procurement

May be required to perform other related duties as assigned

What You Bring to the Team:

Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting with a minimum of 5 years of finance/accounting 

Experience with cost accounting (standard costing), budgeting, forecasting, month-end and 
year-end close activities and working with inventory management

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel (formulas, V-Lookups, Pivot tables), PowerPoint, 

Demonstrated analytical ability

Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems preferred

Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Ability to interface at all levels of the organization, both internally and externally

Moderate travel required (11 - 29 days per year)

Work environment is typical of an office setting