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Plant Accountant in Sparta, TN at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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    Sparta, TN
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Job Description

Company Overview:

Rebo Lighting is one of the world's leading manufacturers of automotive lighting products.

Benefits Offered:

  • Medical, Dental Vision
  • 401K
  • PTO


Responsible for performing basic accounting activities within a plant finance organization. Accounting activities performed may include posting, summarizing, reconciling, auditing, ledger maintenance, and statement and/or report preparation. Additional duties and roles include accounting budgetary control, financial forecasting programs for the plant, monitor inventory, operating budgets, and tracking purchasing. The construction of the monthly closing statements relating to the processing operation.

Support the Plant Controller in the preparation of monthly accounting information, as well as, the annual budget, overhead rates, and standard revision.

Supports the Plant Controller with corporate requests to ensure company s ability to comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

Compile documentation supporting the plant s adherence to Sarbanes-Oxley Act control requirements and submit the same in a timely manner.

Maintain good technical skills with the personal computer and software available in order to provide support in the preparation of the accounting information for both local and corporate levels.

Support the Plant Controller in maintaining the information systems, including updating standards and other accounting information in order to maintain the integrity of financial reporting.

Support the Plant Controller in maintaining Fixed Asset Ledger and submitting changes in a timely manner.

Review product costing estimates related to the quoting process for new business.

Enter New Product Bill of Materials, maintain and track changes to BOM s and adjustments made to inventory.

Provide information on special request and assist in special projects.

Provide backup support to hourly payroll functions as necessary.

All other assignments deemed necessary while under the direction of the Plant Controller.


A working knowledge of company accounting and control policies and procedures. Accountable for the construction of closing statements for the Sparta Processing Operations. Prepares journal entries and assists in the initial review of manufacturing variances. Assists in maintaining the Sparta processing Accounting System by updating cost files and assisting in the investigation of processing variances. Assist Plant Controller in estimates of processing variances and in the preparation of the annual budget, overhead rates, and standard revision.


B.S. degree in Accounting

Working knowledge of PC programs included in Microsoft Office.

Working knowledge of ERP systems, preferably PLEX.

Working knowledge of the products and their flow through the manufacturing process.

Adaptable to change and the pursuit of continuing education of plant products and the technological advancements of the processing operation as it relates to the financial segment.


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