The Operations Controller will have responsibility over the Company's accounting for inventory including cost of goods sold, direct & indirect labor, overhead costs, variances, inventory valuation and reserves. Essential functions of this role include the ability to apply US GAAP, analyze financial information and prepare/review monthly plant level reporting.
This position will oversee the monthly closing cycle of the plants and articulate results with clarity and transparency to management within operations as well as finance. The Operations Controller will also be responsible for interfacing regularly with the operations teams to convey process changes and to ensure their implementation.
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance with at least ten (10) years of experience as a Cost Accountant or higher level role within a large manufacturing environment. Minimum of five (5) years in a management role leading a team of accounting/finance professionals.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is preferred.
Should demonstrate strong leadership and team building skills in order to motivate and manage direct reports to accomplish change within the existing business processes.
A strong knowledge of and background in Excel and other Microsoft Office applications is required.
Must have strong communication skills, verbal and written.
Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:
If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.
No phone calls please.