Plant Accountant


: $74,950.00 - $118,180.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Accounting

Ref ID: 00900-#######451

Classification: Cost Accountant

Compensation: $65000.00 to $75000.00 yearly

There is currently a full-time opportunity at Robert Half Finance for a skilled Plant Accountant to join a dynamic, innovative team in the Atlanta, Georgia area. As a Plant Accountant, you will be required to perform financial statement preparation and reporting, account analysis and reconciliations, analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to help you achieve long-term potential within the company. We are looking for a candidate that possess excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the successful growth of the firm.

What you get to do every single day as a Plant Accountant:
  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
  • Determine product costs, analyze variances, inventory control
  • Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
  • Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
  • When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests
  • Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
  • Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations
  • Provide monthly P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

    My client is ready to hire! If interested, please send your resume directly to Kelli Muller at Only candidates meeting the client s requirements will be contacted. No phone calls please.

    Job Requirements:
  • Able to manage time well
  • Current and relevant ERP system experience
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards
  • Understanding of cost accounting and inventory required
  • 3+ years of overall general accounting experience
  • Accounting experience in a manufacturing company a plus
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Expertise in account reconciliation
  • Analyze Variance experience
  • Journal entries experience desired
  • Month end closings experience
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • BA/BS in Accounting
  • High attention to detail

    Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

    From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE s Most Admired Companies list every year since 1998.

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    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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