KIK Custom Products

  • Assistant Controller

    Job Location US-NY-Cortland
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
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    KIK Cortland's Huntington manufacturing plant is immediately seeking a high performing, growing accounting professional that is looking to make a valuable contribution and is searching for opportunity to progress. The Assistant Controller is responsible for completing the financial reporting process including managing the period-end close process and assistance in the budgeting & forecasting process.  Hands-on daily responsibilities include: preparation of account reconciliations and analysis on a timely basis and is responsible for 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.
    • 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.  Must have overall GPA of 3.0 or better. Transcripts will be requested during the interview process.
    • 3 to 5 years experience in a financial analyst or plant accountant position in manufacturing or 2 yrs in Public Accounting conducting audits of manufacturing clients.  (Audit experience in Not for Profit / Financial institution, tax, non-manufacturing, etc is not acceptable for this position),
    • Strong Excel including pivot tables, Data mining and analysis experience
    • Candidate should be proficient with US GAAP, accounting knowledge specific to manufacturing
    • Preference is for at least (1) one year experience in hands-on plant cost accounting function
    • ERP Systems experience, JDE an asset


    Thank you for your consideration of a career with KIK Custom Products.




    KIK is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

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