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Vance, AL, US

Assistant Plant Controller

Assistant Plant Controller


Position Focus

Prepares income, balance sheet, and various other accounting statements or reports.  Analyzes financial reports and records, and makes recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets and expenditures.  Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries.  Instructs or assigns work to bookkeepers and clerks.  Coordinates with other departments.


Lear Position Specific Requirements: Major Job Result        

  • Requires some supervision.  Manages a broad functional area.
  • Responsible for Accuracy of Plant Financial Statements and Quarterly Attests.
  • Responsible for Financial Controls and ability to demonstrate their effectiveness to Internal and External Auditors.
  • Must be able to work with various levels of the organization (Division, Operations, Commercial, Systems).
  • Must be able to support and fill in for the Controller when necessary.
  • Responsible for reporting and monitoring key projects and providing monthly updates.
  • Responsible for various ad hoc requests/projects for plants, division and corporate.


Job Specific Skills, Knowledge and Behavioral Characteristics

  • Requires 3+ Years of Finance Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proven Communications and Organizational Skills.
  • Previous Finance experience for a multi-national organization.
  • Ability to interface across multiple organizations, product lines and levels in the organization.
  • Ability to turn special requests around quickly and effectively.
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary.
  • Experience with Sarbanes-Oxley and reporting requirements.
  • Prior Automotive Experience.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.
  • Experienced with Hyperion HFM, Hyperion Enterprise, Hyperion Retrieve or Equivalent.


Related Non-Flexible Requirements

  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible and/or changeable schedule.
  • BS or BBA in Accounting or Finance.
  • Master’s Degree, CPA, or Equivalent.
  • Open to Relocation.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         



Nearest Major Market: Tuscaloosa