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Controller (Containerboard)

Brewton, AL 36426
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  • We are currently seeking a Controller at the Brewton Containerboard and Bleached Board manufacturing facility located in Brewton, Alabama. The Brewton facility is located near the Alabama/Florida border and is approximately 65 miles from Pensacola, FL, 85 miles from Destin, FL, and 85 miles from Mobile, AL, all of which are home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico.

    The Controller role is a key member of the facility management team and reports to the Containerboard Manufacturing Controller. We are seeking someone with experience in managing accounting and internal financial controls in a manufacturing environment, as well as, managing talent and developing people. This role works closely with various groups at the facility, including Purchasing, Engineering, IT, and Operations, making the ability to work collaboratively important for success.

    A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

    • Provide fiduciary oversight and leadership for the mill

    • Assist the business in maintaining strong and efficient accounting processes and internal financial controls

    • Support the mill by promoting an environment of effective partnering with operating and business management, as well as the other capabilities

    • Effectively develop, train and prepare accounting employees for roles with increased responsibilities

    • Optimize talent to maximize value creation and enhance decision making

    • Support the GP Controllers Group vision and lead change

    • Seek, identify and capture innovation and process improvement opportunities

    What You Will Need:

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree or higher in Finance, Accounting orBusiness
      • Course work must include Intermediate Accounting and Cost Accounting

      • GPA of 3.0 or higher in Accounting or Finance coursework

    • At least FIVE years of Accounting and/or Financial Analysis experience

    • Prior experience with Microsoft Office 365 Suite (Excel - spreadsheet creation/editing, pivot tables, data analysis/manipulation and formula creation, etc., Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint presentation creation/editing)

    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

    • Proven Fiduciary skills and conceptual understanding of the design and purpose of internal controls

    • Clearly understand integrated financial systems (SAP preferred)

    • Proven capabilities of strong economic thinking and manufacturing analysis

    • Detail oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail

    • Requires strong customer focus and sense of urgency

    • Excellentcommunication (written and verbal) and planning and organizational skills

    • Must be flexible and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a dynamic environment

    • Proactive/self-driven work habits with demonstrated ability to lead change and improve processes

    • Ability to mine and convert data into meaningful information through leveraging software and other state of the art tools

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Previous experience in a manufacturing accounting environment

    • Strong foundational knowledge of US GAAP, Cost Accounting and Inventory Accounting

    • Prior supervisory/leadership experience (direct or indirect)

    Why Work For GP?

    • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance

    • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world

    • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge

    • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions

    • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings

    • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

    Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

    Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern, Angel Soft, Brawny, enMotion, Sparkle, Mardi Gras, and Vanity Fair, as well as the Dixie brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.

    Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

    Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

    This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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