Plant Controller
Burlington, WI US
Posted 11 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description

Plant Controller
Echo Lake Foods, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Controller.  This position will directly report to the General Manager and the CFO.  This individual will be responsible to plan, direct, coordinate and control all accounting functions and financial reports.
Duties May Include:
Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department including:
  • Oversee month end  and year end  process
  • Inventory Costing and Gross Margin Analysis
  • Overseeing product costing (including raw materials, packaging and burden, FIFO Analysis, raw materials through finished good)
  • Accounts payable/receivable
  • Payroll and utility analysis
  • Cash forecasting
  • Revenue and expenditure variance analysis
  • Capital Assets reconciliation
  • Variance analysis, control and costing.
  • Monitoring of purchase variances
  • Sales / Use / Payroll Tax
  • Internal / Divisional reporting
  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Coordinate and complete annual audits
  • Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions
  • Assign projects and direct staff to ensure compliance and accuracies
  • Establish and maintain fiscal files and records to document transactions
  • Responsible for meeting financial objectives for multiple locations (Multi-Plant Mfg. Facility)
  • Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports or statements
  • Maintaining, analyzing, and reconciling general ledger accounts and activities ensuring each account has proper documentation and complies with GAAP
  • Overseeing  system enhancements and implementations
Education, Experience, and Skills Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from an accredited program
  • 3-5 years experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • 3-5 years experience supervisory experience required
  • Inventory Experience is required
  • Ability to plan, coordinate and delegate
  • Project management experience required
  • Microsoft Word, Excel & Access required (Strong Excel Experience Required)
  • Microsoft Dynamic GP and SQL
  • Must be able to problem solve, identify discrepancies and make recommendations.
  • Ability to work independently as well as providing strong leadership promoting a team environment
  • Self-Driven, Organized, Analytical Minded, Fast-Learner
Echo Lake has created new breakfast products for customers for decades, from breakfast entrees to main dishes. Products are used in school systems, hotels, healthcare and correctional facilities and restaurants.

Echo Lake Foods, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Qualified females, members of ethnic and racial minority groups, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Contact Information
Qualified job seekers are encouraged to submit their resume to or fax their resume to 262-767-2760.


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Salary and Benefits
Based on Experience
Benefits: Insurance: Health, Dental & Life Leave and Holidays: Vacation, Paid Holidays Retirement and Financial: 401K Plan, Profit Sharing, Flexible Spending Accounts (dependent and medical) Comments: 50% match on 401K (up to 8% deferral)
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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