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Plant Controller

Novipax Reading ,PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Company Information: Novipax is the leading producer of absorbent pads and expanded foam trays in the US. With over 800 employees and 6 manufacturing facilities across the U.S., we help bring fresh food to America’s table and we want you to be a part of it. For the past 40 years, we have provided our employees a Company where they can work, grow and succeed.

Position Information: This is a Corporate Finance position located in our Reading, PA facility. This position provides financial support for the Novipax tray plant(s) by partnering with Operations and functional leadership teams, analyzing monthly results, preparing forecasts, and leading the annual budget process for the plant. Ensure cash flow optimization, cost control and company profitability through process improvements, forecasting, and budgeting.  Responsible for monthly delivery of financial information to corporate, and ensure internal controls are in place in compliance with GAAP. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis by product and customer.
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory valuation, and perform inventory roll forwards.
  • Analyze monthly production efficiencies to standards and KPI’s.
  • Assist in driving, calculating, and partnering with the plant leaders to drive Lean and plant productivity across the manufacturing process.  
  • Coordinate with IT on system issues, maintenance and development such as production, purchasing, import/export, accounts payable, accounts receivable, import/export IT, receiving, shipping and other.
  • Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories
  • Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls.
  • Prepare detailed analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory accounts by customer type and/or division/SKU.
  • Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability.
  • Work on special projects as required (capital request forms and others)
  • Manage goals and performance management of finance team which supports the tray plants
  • Support and assist reporting requirements such as audit schedules, tax schedules and others.
  • Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management.
  • Responsible for constructing data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system and developing meaningful/actionable output analysis.
  • Manage the standard costs in the bill of materials, including calculating machine thru-put analytics to assist GM in optimizing capacity.
  • Spend time on the floor understanding the day-to-day operations. Part of the Tray/Plant Leadership Team.
  • All other related duties as required.

Novipax offers competitive benefits including paid time off, 10 Company holidays, a strong benefit offering including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and a great employer 401(k) match. Additionally, we offer tuition assistance and wellness programs to help our employees continue to improve their health and wellness. Join us and become part of a dynamic team!

Company Description
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, NOVIPAX is the leading producer of absorbent pads and one of the top manufacturers of expanded polystyrene foam trays in the United States. We operate five manufacturing facilities in Indiana, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Mississippi and have more than 600 employees.

With end-to-end packaging and support services, we serve more than 150 food processors, supermarkets and food packaging distributors. Our products enhance the aesthetic appeal of products and maximize shelf life, while also reducing costs by streamlining packaging and shipping. We offer a broad portfolio of EPS trays in a variety of colors, shapes and thicknesses, including the only EPS barrier tray currently on the market.

We offer great competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and a great employer 401(k) match. Join us and become part of a dynamic team!

Novipax, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Novipax, LLC is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Novipax, LLC are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations in which we operate. Novipax, LLC will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Novipax, LLC encourages applicants of all ages.

Novipax

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, NOVIPAX is the leading producer of absorbent pads and one of the top manufacturers of expanded polystyrene foam trays in the United States. We operate five manufacturing facilities in Indiana, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Mississippi and have more than 600 employees. With end-to-end packaging and support services, we serve more than 150 food processors, supermarkets and food packaging distributors. Our products enhance the aesthetic appeal of products and maximize shelf life, while also reducing costs by streamlining packaging and shipping. We offer a broad portfolio of EPS trays in a variety of colors, shapes and thicknesses, including the only EPS barrier tray currently on the market. We offer great competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and a great employer 401(k) match. Join us and become part of a dynamic team! Novipax, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Novipax, LLC is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Novipax, LLC are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations in which we operate. Novipax, LLC will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Novipax, LLC encourages applicants of all ages.

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