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Assistant Controller

Company: Magna International
Location: Newaygo
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Job Description:

A tier one automotive supplier in Newaygo, MI is looking for an assistant controller. This person will be responsible for Establishing the strategic direction for the business. This activity includes establishing and reporting key financial measures to help guide decision-making, developing cost and pricing strategies for various products and markets and conducting financial analyses in support of strategic initiatives. He or she will also Generate complex financial analyses for various product business opportunities including ventures, new plant start-ups or consolidations, and new product offerings. They will Assesses risk associated with analyses and makes recommendations. Additionally, they will Assess financial/operations results and controls in terms of costs, budgets, trends, etc and Make recommendations for increased profit opportunities, more efficient asset utilization, etc. and provides management with relevant information for effective planning. Recommends financial opportunities and identifies potential risks. Sarbanes Oxley Champion. Administers and evaluates the business financial systems and controls and recommends and implements improvements as necessary. Key systems include Activity Based Management, Financial Evaluation System, planning, and reporting processes, etc. Directs and has overall supervisory responsibility for the Accounting / Finance Department. Assists in developing pricing and providing cost estimates for all customer product quotations. Ensures that product financial evaluations meet established company financial mandates. Provides technical advice and services to operating and departmental managers, interpreting accounting reports and statements, and investigating action where financial conditions warrant. Performs other duties as necessary in support of business objectives.

Automotive industry experience
Bachelors Degree in Accounting

6 years experience in accounting/controller related role


Experience working in a manufacturing company

Understanding of controlling systems, cost estimating systems, financial measurements and evaluation techniques and product pricing strategies

Some leadership experience

Keywords: Magna International, Grand Rapids , Assistant Controller, Other , Newaygo, Michigan

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