Plant Controller in Lodi, CA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


CA Lodi

Job Type:

Finance Plant Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Plant Controller

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

  • 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.
  • 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 report.
  • Meet all internal and external financial reporting and analysis needs.
  • Lead and Review in the Annual Budget preparation.
  • Oversee the review and approval of capital projects and other projects prepared by the Financial Analyst.
  • Oversee and manage the internal and external audits.
  • Manage capital investment analysis.
  • Supervise, train, and develop personnel reporting to the manager.
  • Responsible for the food safety, food defense and food quality.
  • Support team in any other business improvement/analysis projects.
  • In the event of their absence, the responsibility is delegated to the Financial Analyst.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participation on the plant management/leadership team
  • Contribute to business improvement activities.
  • Ability to present themselves professionally and positively with 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
  • Frequent 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  
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications (word, excel, power point)
  • Proficiency in ERP systems.
  • SAP experience is an asset, but not required.

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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