Plant Accounting Manager Resume Samples

A Plant Accounting Manager is hired to evaluate and maintain the accuracy of the general ledger in plants. A well-drafted Plant Accounting Manager Resume mentions the following core duties – reconciling all accounts within the required time frame and preparing monthly bank reports, analysing all financial records, assisting in the consolidation of all financial statements; ensuring compliance to all local, state, and federal regulations, overseeing all payroll and account payable and receivable functions, administering all attendance programs for all employees; maintaining records for all plant activities, assisting in the recruitment of required staff, providing appropriate employee benefit programs, maintaining accuracy for same and perform audit on all annual budgets processes, and monitoring all petty cash for petty and managing everyday disbursements.

Those in this role possess the following skills – knowledge of basic accounting principles, a strong understanding of accounting software, good organisation skills, and good report writing skills, knowledge of accounting software, and good command of GAAP. Candidates interested in this accounting role should hold a Master’s degree or a CPA qualification.

Plant Accounting Manager Resume example

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Objective : Experienced accounting professional for high volume manufacturing and retail businesses demonstrating consistent record of performance excellence throughout tenure. Hands-on manager contributing to operational goals and personnel development with a can do attitude. Strengths include general ledger, financial statements, financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and internal and external reporting.

Skills : Oracle, Great Plains, Excel.

Description :

    1. Reported to Plant General Manager and CFO for the Automotive Group.
    2. Supervised Staff Accountant and Accounting Clerk.
    3. Implemented accounting system at the plant-level.
    4. Implemented all controls necessary to fulfill SOX regulations.
    5. Prepared financial statements and close month, quarterly, yearly plant accounting books.
    6. Prepared fiscal budgets.
    7. Created Inventory Control system and maintain.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MBA


Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Summary : Accounting professional with manufacturing and healthcare industry experience. General and standard cost accounting experience. Managed both Accounting and IT personnel. Developed budgets, presented capital plans, developed employee benefits and directed systems implementation teams. Coordinated outside auditors to ensured GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) compliance.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Spanish.

Description :

    1. Oversaw all accounting and some operations aspects of a manufacturing facility, more specifically: Calculate and present previous month-end results to company representatives providing insight and analysis for variances between actual, budgeted, and prior year results.
    2. Developed, implemented, and tracked CI lean savings and indirect spend savings initiatives for the plant.
    3. Calculated and analyzed cost of quality and cycle count variances.
    4. Managed personnel in payroll and cycle count departments.
    5. Reviewed/Reconciled plant fixed assets including adds, disposals, transfers, and impairments.
    6. Updated monthly forecasts to report changes.
    7. Responsible for implementing SFM and prioritizing CI goals.
    8. Oversaw Kronos upgrades and plant level implementation of SAP in ERP.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA In Business


Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Objective : Accomplished, experienced accounting and financial leader with over 20 years of demonstrated ability to improve effectiveness and productivity of financial operations. Results-oriented, hands-own manager with ability to partner with functional leaders to identify opportunities and drive improved financial results.

Skills : Ten Key, Computer, Inventory Control & Costing.

Description :

    1. Retained at original start date and current salary.
    2. Instrumental in converting old company procedures into new company procedures.
    3. Continued to do monthly Profit and Loss statement.
    4. Responsible for Inventory Control and Inventory Purchasing.
    5. Supervised Payroll, Accounts Payable and Supply Purchasing.
    6. Responsible for weekly, monthly and yearly performance estimates.
    7. Maintained Accounts Receivable and General Ledger.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Business Administration

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Summary : Manager with over seventeen years of experience in all aspects of accounting for diverse industries, including architectural and engineering, manufacturing, healthcare and hospitality. Expertise in cost accounting, budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis, project management, business development, pricing and contract negotiation.

Skills : Oracle, Great Plains, Excel.

Description :

    1. Reported to the Plant Finance Manager and managed a staff of three in-house Accountants as well as shared services resources at the corporate level.
    2. Helped UTC win a $5.1M tax credit (IRC 48C allocation) by writing a series of technical and financial papers to obtain Stimulus II grants for the Indianapolis Plant.
    3. Forecasted and budget preparation, analysis and control.
    4. Managed and audited for two Physical Inventory counts for Work-In-Process and Finished-Goods-Inventory yearly Supervise in-house Plant Payroll, Fixed Asset, and Cost Accounting and Analysis.
    5. Utilized shared services for Accounts Payable (WIP and Project Spending) management.
    6. Supervised a 1-Day month end close with the following responsibilities: Review/Approve all journal entries prepared by staff; Financial Statement preparation, review, analysis and explanation (Actual, Plan and Forecast).
    7. Prepared monthly forecast for PV (Purchase Variance) and OMV (Other Material Variance) with reconciliation Quarterly E&O preparation and analysis Sarbanes Oxley Act (eSOX & Control Gap Assessments) including policy updates and testing.
    8. Supported internal control initiatives in order to achieve favorable financial and compliance audit requirements Was awarded a Tier I Special Award by UTC for work performed on the IRC 48C credit as well as a Tier III award at the Plant level.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Objective : A results-driven professional with a vast knowledge of cost accounting, strong Excel and variance analysis skills. Experience in multi-facility management of inventory control systems, creation of annual budgets and capital project management. Expert level skills with bill of material creation and product management.

Skills : Ms Office Suite, Quickbooks, As400, Oracle, Great Plains.

Description :

    1. Managed staff of two performing A/P, A/R, Payroll, Fixed Assets and Inventory functions.
    2. Responsible for all month-end reporting requirements to the corporate office.
    3. Assisted with the implementation of new computer system, including decisions on general ledger code creation.
    4. Created a cash forecast worksheet for off-site senior management.
    5. Supervised plant accounting functions and personnel including payroll for over 400 employees.
    6. Managed monthly physical inventories as well as the daily inventories of major materials.
    7. Collaborated with engineering group to manage capital spending projects.
    8. Created and managed plant manufacturing budget using the manufacturing assumptions from corporate.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA In Finance

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking opportunity as Plant Accounting Manager where I may apply my extensive skills and experience.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Access, SQL, Sap, Powerpoint, Computer .

Description :

    1. Performed general accounting functions from General Ledger to preparation, analysis and distribution of monthly financial reports, product job cost reporting directly to Plant Manager and Chief Operating Officer (COO).
    2. Performed AP, AR and ADP Payroll task, daily production variance reports, assisted in Y/E financial audit.
    3. Monitored and reconciled fixed assets accounts.
    4. Managed payroll, insurance and taxes.
    5. Ensured that all cash transactions are accounted for within allocated budgets.
    6. Reviewed and approved invoices from suppliers and vendors within allocated budgets.
    7. Empowered subordinates to develop new ways to eliminate error, redundancy or wasted effort.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Accounting

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Summary : In excess of twenty-five years of continually increasing responsibility in finance/operations management, with emphasis placed upon all aspects of financial and general accounting, process improvement teams, computer MRP system implementation and conversions, budgeting and reporting and debt reduction programs.

Skills : Accounting, Excel, ERP, ERP, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Developed and manufactured of commercial aircraft instruments.
    2. Primary products include airspeed and altitude indicators.
    3. Responsible for all financial and accounting operations, human resources and material control functions, including supervision of five staff professionals.
    4. Negotiated early retirement of subordinated debt, resulting in savings in principal and interest.
    5. Chair weekly volume improvements and cost savings meeting that has resulted in increasing sales volume and gross margin by 18 and 11 percent, respectively.
    6. Relocated this defunct/not profitable West Coast instruments manufacturing firm and was able to make a profit in the first year.
    7. Reported to an offsite regional controller with responsibility to the plant manager.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA In Finance

Plant Accounting Manager Resume

Objective : Experienced leader in corporate accounting, with specialized expertise in developing accounting policy, implementing SAP FI/CO and other modules at multiple companies, managing SOX 404 compliance, strengthening internal control environment in both information technology assets and employee-related liabilities for multi-national corporations.

Skills : Technology Software - SAP, MS Office, Kronos,.

Description :

    1. Performed daily accounting functions such as filing, accounts payable, and inventory control.
    2. Maintained financial reporting requirements as prescribed by legal requirements such as AB Act 1342 (Lien) and AB Act 1343 (Property Tax).
    3. Managed all business activities in accordance with company policies, regulations and standards.
    4. Maintained accurate financial records which are useful to management of the plant.
    5. Ensured compliance with all applicable laws and regulations related to accounting practices and operations.
    6. Ensured that all employees understand their responsibilities under law and accounting standards; train employees on best practices in these areas.
    7. Developed a strong understanding of operating costs as well as revenue.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    Bachelor Of Science

    Plant Accounting Manager Resume

    Objective : Plant Accounting Manager is responsible for the overall financial reporting and operating results of the plant. This includes reporting and analyzing plant performance, internal controls, financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, and other related activities.

    Skills : Ms Office Suite, Quickbooks, As400, Oracle, Great Plains.

    Description :

      1. Managed staff of two performing A/P, A/R, Payroll, Fixed Assets and Inventory functions.
      2. Responsible for all month-end reporting requirements to the corporate office.
      3. Assisted with the implementation of new computer system, including decisions on general ledger code creation.
      4. Created a cash forecast worksheet for off-site senior management.
      5. Supervised plant accounting functions and personnel including payroll for over 400 employees.
      6. Managed monthly physical inventories as well as the daily inventories of major materials.
      7. Collaborated with engineering group to manage capital spending projects.
      8. Created and managed plant manufacturing budget using the manufacturing assumptions from corporate.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    MBA In Finance

    Plant Accounting Manager Resume

    Objective : Plant Accounting Manager is responsible for the accounting, financial reporting and budgeting of the company production operations and departments. The Plant Accounting Manager is responsible for executing the company business planning, budgeting, forecasting, and forecasting process.

    Skills : Financial Accounting, General Ledger Accounting.

    Description :

      1. Account for all cash, receivables and inventories of the business.
      2. Ensured that all contracts are properly classified, accrued and paid.
      3. Assisted in the preparation of internal control documentation relative to cash management systems, including reconciliation of receivable balances to current accounts as well as reconciliations of accounts payable balances to current accounts.
      4. Act as liaison between the business unit internal accounting department and management accounting department regarding any changes or issues related to cash flow or profitability.
      5. Coordinated with external auditors regarding audits of accounting records on a regular basis.
      6. Prepared quarterly budget estimates for the budget period for both sales and expenses.
      7. Ensured that sales forecasts are accurate according.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Accounting