KIK Custom Products

  • Assistant Controller - Manufacturing

    Job Location US-GA-Gainesville
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/29/2018 4:10 PM)
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    This position is based at KIK Gainesville, located in Gainesville, GA.  KIK Gainesville manufactures high end aerosol liquid haircare and personal care products.


    KIK Gainesville is immediately seeking a high performing, growing and fast paced accounting professional that is looking to make a valuable contribution and is searching for opportunity to progress. The Assistant Controller is responsible for supporting the Controller in completing the financial reporting process including managing the period-end close process and assistance in the budgeting & forecasting process.  Additional expectations include: hands-on daily responsibility for preparation of account reconciliations and analysis, AP/A/R, Cost Accounting, Financial Analysis, audit of product standards, maintenance of inventory standards, labor efficiency reporting for production departments, maintaining customer rebate information and month end closing procedures.


    Essential Job Functions

    Essential Job Functions

    • Manages the period-end close process including the preparation of financial reports and analysis.
    • Prepares account reconciliations and analysis on a timely basis.
    • Variance analysis and communication to plant and divisional management.
    • Maintains and establishes internal controls.
    • Assists with budgeting and forecasting processes.
    • Maintenance of the general ledger and supporting documentation.
    • Preparation of sales tax returns.
    • Assists with the Development and maintenance of accounting policies and procedures.
    • Coordinates with internal and external auditors.
    • Assists with product margin analysis & reports findings to Controller



    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance, MBA  / CMA is an asset
    • Candidate should be proficient with US GAAP, accounting knowledge specific to manufacturing
    • 3 - 5 year's experience in a plant accountant position in manufacturing
    • Preference is for at least (1) one year of experience in a hands-on plant cost accounting function
    • ERP Systems experience, JDE an asset
    • Strong MS Office skills particularly Excel,Word, PowerPoint
    • Strong analytical skills

    Thank you for your interest in a career with KIK!




    KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

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