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Plant Controller in Grantsville, UT at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

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Job Description

Covers two sites: Grantsville, Utah and Glendale, Arizona
Based: at our Grantsville, Utah Facility (45 west of Salt Lake City)
Our Environment
It's more than just the white, granular seasoning that enhances the flavor of so many foods. Salt is one of the most widely used minerals on Earth. It's a natural preservative that inhibits the growth of bacteria, and an essential element in our diet.
We are the leader in the United States!
 Our distribution centers are strategically located to serve US's geographically dispersed markets via truck, rail and marine transportation.
Products made from evaporated salt (salt recovered from brine) are used in household and food products, as well as for agricultural, water softening and industrial purposes. Products made from mined rock salt are also sold to household and industrial markets for ice control, and to the water softening and general industrial trades.
The Challenge
This position’s prime objective is to supervise all accounting entries related to the Grantsville Plant in Grantsville and the Glendale Facility in Phoenix, Arizona and assure that they are in accordance with the IFRS rules. He/she will organize, control and coordinate the preparation of the annual direct and period cost budget, assure that inventories are accurate and properly valuated. Furthermore, the incumbent prepares the monthly analysis of plant performance and work closely with the plant manager and other plant staff in order to find and apply cost saving measures.

Responsibilities Tasks :
. Participate in the development of annual budget
. Monitoring of cost performance and preparing monthly key reports
. Preparing and approving the monthly journal entries
. Approving accounts payable documents and responding to vendor inquiries
. Monitoring, updating and ensuring the accuracy of the inventory accounts
. Reviewing and approving the payroll documents
. Reconciliation of general ledger accounts on a monthly basis
. Assisting the Plant Manager and Cost Accounting manager on ad-hoc requirements

Qualifications Our requirements
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
• A minimum of 5 years of similar experience
• CPA Desired
• Analytical skills
• Well organized
• Good communicator
• Excellent time management
. Knowledge of SAP (strong asset)
. Excellent knowledge of Excel and MS Office
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