Job Details


La Vergne, Tennessee



Direct Placement

Job Description

Pay Rate: $75,000-$95,000 a year. Wood Personnel Services has partnered with a local Manufacturer in hiring a Controller. The Controller is a strategic business partner who works closely with the Plant Manager, in addition to standard accounting management responsibilities. General accounting responsibilities include department leadership, month/year-end close, reconciliations, financial planning and analysis, and reporting. This is a direct-hire position that offers great benefits.

Compensation and Benefits of the Controller:

  • $75,000 to $95,000 annually
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401K with match
  • Competitive PTO

Requirements for the Controller:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or related field required
  • Extensive background in cost accounting preferred
  • Accounting experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • 5+ years general accounting experience
  • Experience managing people

Responsibilities of the Controller:

  • Lead essential daily accounting procedures and responsibilities
  • Lead and manage all aspects of month end, quarter end and year end close
  • Manage relationship with 3rd party accounting support
  • Lead all aspects of general ledger management
  • Work with inventory and purchased materials; lead maintaining inventory accounting records
  • Lead day to day operations of the accounting department
  • Lead all financial analysis and reporting
  • Work closely with the Plant Manager to accomplish plant goals