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Georgia-Pacific LLC is recruiting a Plant Controller to be a key member of the Packaging Segment and is responsible for the financial analysis, accounting and internal controls. This position will be based at Aurora, IL corrugated sheet plant. Aurora is a western suburb of Chicago, approximately 40 miles from the downtown area. There are many local recreational and family-oriented offerings and well as plenty of activities and entertainment for singles and empty-nesters. Georgia-Pacific LLC is one of the nation's leading corrugated box manufacturers. We manufacture standard corrugated containers as well as many specialty-packaging products, (including double- and triple-wall boxes, bulk bins, water-resistant packaging, and high-finish and preprinted packaging for point-of-sale displays) for many industries. Safety. Sustainability. Customer Focus. Innovation. Quality. Value Creation. These are the strands in our DNA that set us apart. When you take a closer look, you'll discover that they are evident in everything we do.
Support the Displays Vice President by promoting an environment of effective partnering with operating and business management
Assist the business in maintaining strong Internal Financial Controls
Serve as the financial leader on the Lebanon OH plant, and help maximize value creation and enhance decision making
Provide leadership and supervision of 2 direct reports
Seek out and identify innovation and process improvement opportunities
Support the Controllers vision and lead change
What You Will Need:
At least 5 years of Accounting and/or Financial Analysis experience
Solid understanding of GAAP and overall accounting functions (General Ledger, AR, AP, Intercompany Transactions, Reconciliations, Month End Close, Inventory, etc.)
Fiduciary experience and oversight/knowledge of internal financial controls
Prior Leadership or Direct Supervisory experience
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel - spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data analysis/manipulation and formula creation, etc., Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint presentation creation/editing)
Knowledge Skills Abilities:
Willing to lead change, improve processes, and solve problems
Team leadership, talent coaching and development
Strong customer focus with analytical, financial, and economic thinking skills
Strong presentation skills and ability to interact successfully with various levels of the organization
Must be flexible and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a dynamic environment
What Will Put You Ahead:
Accounting coursework that included Intermediate Accounting and Cost Accounting
Previous Cost Accounting experience
Previous Manufacturing experience is strongly preferred
Advanced/Expert level MS Excel skills
Ability to compile and manipulate large data sets and use BI and data analytics tools (e.g., using ACL, IDEA, Alteryx, Tableau, Qlik sense, etc.)
SAP, HRMS, Infor or other large ERP experience preferred
Experience with key financial concepts: variance analysis, product costing, inventory and capital investments
Why Work For GP?
A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness
Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf
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