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Assistant Controller

LA Darling Paragould, AR
  • Expired: 29 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Under the general direction of the Controller, this position plans and directs the overall function of the accounting department. To ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting standards in accordance with Marmon Group policies and guidelines, including timelines for the closing procedure.


The position is responsible for the closing procedure (monthly, quarterly, and annually) and all balance sheet reconciliations. Responsible for the day to day functions of the Accounting department.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Determination, establishment and coordination of accounting policies and practices, procedures and internal controls.

  • The development of accounting and management information systems.

  • The formulation of uniform, consistent and timely financial reporting.

  • Establishment of guidelines and procedures necessary for purchase investigations and the overall coordination and reporting of such investigation. Such guidelines and procedures must agree with Marmon Group policies and guidelines.

  • Proper selection, placement, training and motivation of associates under the Controller's direction.

  • Coordinate plant accounting policies, practices and internal control procedures consistent with Marmon Group policies and guidelines.

  • Responsible for the day to day operations of the accounting department, including AP, AR, Payroll, Cash Management, Fixed Assets, Sales and Use tax reporting, Account Reconciliations, Accruals, and Inventory Management.

  • Analyze and evaluate financial and operational data for effective management action on a timely basis.

  • Prepare month end close report and manage the closing cycle within short time frame.

  • Maintain generally accepted accounting standards and procedures in accordance with Marmon Group policies and guidelines.

  • Must have a firm understanding of a large ERP system and how the transactions that are made. Be able to problem solve issues related to those transactions.

  • The position will be responsible for maintaining accurate inventory costing.

  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
  • 5 to 7 years of accounting experience
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

LA Darling

Why Work Here?

LA Darling has been an industry leader for over 120 years and once again is growing. We are looking for awesome people to join this growing

LA Darling began making store fixtures in 1897 and continues to innovate the in-store experience as a leader in the custom display industry. We specialize in retail environments and create innovative solutions that improve our customers’ business. We are a global enterprise working to improve the in-store shopping experience, and our approach is based upon an unmatched understanding of the shopper and is executed with retailers and brands. By combining Retail Science, consumer insights, marketing strategy and over 100 years of real-world experience, we’re able to deliver proven, integrated merchandising solutions to you. We make it easy for you with a unique range of capabilities, from research to design, production, installation and aftercare for complete end-to-end solutions.


1401 Hwy 49B North, Paragould, AR 72450
Paragould, AR
72450 USA