Plant Controller in Carrollton, TX at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 9/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


TX Carrollton

Job Type:

Finance Plant Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Plant Controller

Job Description:

Develop and monitor the required financial systems, policies, procedures, and reports to provide a framework to support the Plant planning, accounting, financial reporting, continuous improvement (participation and tracking), and safeguarding of the company’s assets (internal controls).  Responsible for all financial and accounting functions of the facility.  In addition to guiding the work of others this is a hands on position for the development and maintenance of the budgeting and cost accounting program.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monthly closings; prepare and review all General Journals, review period and cut offs for Sales/AR, Cash, Inventory, AP, etc., review the general ledger, prepare, analyze, review, and report the Monthly Financial Statements.
  • Ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
  • Provide Plant Management with financial information to assist in management of operational results.
  • Review balance sheet and fixed asset ledger.
  • Review and approve AP invoices for payment.
  • Review and approve weekly and semi-monthly Payroll.
  • Review cost and inventory issues, book to physical inventory differences, bill of material changes, standard cost and daily/weekly production reports.
  • Lead and Review in the Annual Budget preparation.
  • Oversee the review and approval of capital projects.
  • Oversee and manage internal and external audits.
  • Supervise, train, and develop personnel reporting to the manager.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participation on the plant management/leadership team
  • Drive TPS via the ZLA Pillar

Working Relationship:

  • All levels of the organization; outside vendors; government agencies; city personnel



  • Supervises the plant financial analyst.

Physical Demands:

  • Frequent sitting
  • Frequent typing and working with a computer
  • Occasional walking in manufacturing areas (heavy machinery, uneven flooring, stairs)
  • Occasional exposure to hot or cold areas



  • Education: BS Accounting or Finance
  • Experience: At least 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment 
  • Proven track record of managing and developing staff
  • Proven track record in driving change and cost savings projects.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications (word, excel, power point)
  • Proficiency in ERP systems.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to the job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of the responsibilities, duties and skills required of individuals so classified.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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