Plant Controller

University Park, IL 60484

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Accounting Job Number: Na80242118 Compensation: $145000-165000 / year

Job Description

Sterling Engineering is currently working with a large, global manufacturing company in the South Chicagoland suburbs on bringing in a Plant Controller to oversee manufacturing accounting operations.

  • Hybrid Role
  • Growing, Global Co.
  • Plentiful individual growth opportunities
  • 135-155k base (bonus on top of it)
  • Exceptional Benefits


  • Manages monthly financial close process, ensuring compliance of all financial regulatory pronouncements
  • Drives annual audit and quarterly review process in partnership with external auditors
  • Leads AP and AR teams
  • Implements accounting policies & procedures
  • Responsible for approval of journal entries while ensuring proper accounting guidelines per GAAP and of financial statements
  • Leads balance sheet reviews, monthly close calls, and prepare & communicate month end financial reporting findings

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and 5 - 7 years of related leadership experience
  • Cost/Inventory/Manufacturing related accounting a must
  • Experience with an ERP system

Meet Your Recruiter

Erik Butzen
Technical Recruiter

Erik Butzen is a skilled and compassionate Senior Recruiter passionate about empowering individuals to advance in their careers. With two years of dedicated service at Sterling, Erik has already significantly impacted the organization's talent acquisition efforts.

Having honed his expertise over five years in the field of recruiting, Erik possesses a deep understanding of the industry's intricacies. His journey began with the desire to assist individuals in finding opportunities that would propel their professional growth forward.

As a Senior Recruiter, Erik takes great pride in his ability to help people make meaningful advancements in their careers. Whether it's guiding a candidate through the interview process, providing valuable insights into the job market, or matching the right talent with the perfect role, Erik is committed to positively impacting the lives of those he interacts with.

One of Erik's most valuable pieces of advice to both hiring managers and fellow recruiters is to ask a lot of questions. Understanding the needs and expectations of both candidates and employers is essential to finding the best fit for both parties.

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