Energizer Senior Plant Accountant in Asheboro, North Carolina
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Energizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we’re creating a game plan for the future – one that defines where and how we’ll play, and what it takes to win.
Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you’ll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected. We support flexible working arrangements wherever possible.
The Sr. Plant Accountant will be an integral part of our plant management team within our NA Production Operations with visibility to other departments within the organization. Primary duties will be to lead the month-end closing and annual budget processes.
Support internal partners, other departments, management, and external parties with data and analysis requests.
Prepare monthly closing journal entries and take ownership of investigating/resolving odd results in a timely manner.
Prepare detailed account analysis reports for the Plant Balance Sheet.
Monitor cost systems and inventory movements for financial reporting.
Respond timely to both internal and external audit requests.
Prepare some quarterly and year-end reports.
Develop a timeline with resources needed to execute the corporate budget requirements in support of developing product standard costs.
Execute the timeline by developing departmental and location budgets and holding resources accountable to requirements.
Drive and support continuous improvement by challenging the status quo, supporting management initiatives and developing & documenting new processes.
Assist in with other locations as needed and assist with accounting department projects.
Required Skills and Experience
BS or in Accounting or Finance is required.
MBA or advanced certification (e.g. CPA, etc.) a plus, but not required
Minimum five years’ experience manufacturing background
Proficient in understanding of US GAAP; comfortable in review and analysis of plant financial statements
Experience in cost accounting and building product costs a plus
Strong user of Microsoft Excel; experience with SAP a plus
Ideal candidate attributes include the ability to meet deadlines, attention to detail, intelligent, self-starter, independent thinker, quick learner, excellent/pro-active communicator, and good team member
Working Relationships & Environment
- This role will report to the Americas Alkaline and Packaging Plant Controller. The Sr. Plant Accountant will work with all levels of exempt and non-exempt colleagues including the Plant Manager, Operations Manager, Supervisors and Hourly colleagues.
- Primary work will be physically at the Asheboro II plant.
Come Join Us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.