Assistant Controller Job Opening

Assistant Controller

American Axle & Manufacturing

Brewton, Alabama
Category: Accountant

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Job Posting Title Assistant Controller

Job Description Summary A critical member of the plant finance team. Provides support to the Controller to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting. Assist in developing, tracking, and analyzing the plant budget and costing processes.

Job Description
Prepare reports and statements related to plant financial matters and ensure quality and timeliness of entry to Corporate Accounting and Plant Operating Departments.
Assist in providing accurate month and year-end closing activities, including Journal Entries, Balance Sheet Reconciliations and Income Statement variance reporting.
Review plant payables and receivables to ensure compliance with budget.
Analyze positive or negative variances from the business plan and make recommendations on problems.
Assist in preparing the yearly business plan for the plant ensuring the timely input of data to Corporate Accounting.
Prepare monthly cash flow forecast including capital expense projections.
Prepare for and participate in all internal and external accounting related audits.
Implement Sarbanes-Oxley compliance initiatives and prepare for and participate in related audits.
Participate in physical inventories as assigned; prepare inventory entries
Review costing and BOM routings
11 Maintain “FAS” fixed asset ledger
Engagement with Plant team on Kaizen events
Other duties as required.

Required Skills and Education
Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Accounting or related discipline, or equivalent.
5 years relevant work experience or more.
Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
High degree of Excel proficiency.
ERP system experience.
Knowledge of Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) a plus

A bout American Axle & Manufacturing
For over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for our customers. We’ve earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.

AAM delivers power. We deliver power literally through vehicle components, systems and innovation, but we also deliver power in ways unseen. We power our associates, their families, and the communities in which we operate. Our global team of over 25,000 associates has a clear vision of where AAM is going and how we are going to get there. After all, they are the reason we are a leader in the automotive industry. We are powering the future. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.
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