Arconic is seeking to fill the Assistant Controller position at its Houston Extrusions, Texas plant. The position will manage the planning, reporting, consolidation and analysis functions and develop and manage processes to ensure compliance with Arconic Self Assessment Testing (ASAT ASP) and other internal audit requirements, as well as (US GAAP) and Arconic ATEP reporting requirements. Position will directly manage all plant level accounting and finance functions including general ledger, forecasting, management reporting and over site of plant expenses, working capital management, reporting to the Global Extrusions Controller. Ensure financial integrity, control and continuous improvement of financial systems and processes. Position will provide plant information to all relevant BU and corporate departments, and will disseminate all communications from those same corporate departments to all financial staff within the plant.
Key responsibilities include:
•Identifying key levers to drive business improvement
•Providing leadership to ensure implementation of business improvement opportunities
•Determining, in conjunction with plant management, targeted goals for performance measures of quality, productivity, delivery, cycle time, inventory optimization and profitability
•Deploying business unit initiatives.
•Coordinating the capital appropriation process and post-project reviews
•Ensuring completion of Arconic's Sarbanes-Oxley requirements for internal controls
•Driving year over year cost reduction initiatives, deeply analyze the operations manufacturing and material variances from standard cost.
-Understand and change product standard costs, engage in the manufacturing operations to drive accurate cost analysis.
-Implement processes and tools to automate information in reporting structure to assist in daily operational results analysis.
•Ability to accurately forecast and plan results to meet expectations of Arconic shareholders and stakeholders
•As an internal support plan, coordinating transactions and business needs with other locations within the business unit accounting transactions
•Reviewing financial statements and account reconciliations with follow up and corrective action as needed
•Clearly and concisely communicating location results in comparison to forecast, plan and performance objectives with the analysis to communicate the variances.
•Complying with Arconic, business unit and location policies, procedures and reporting requirements
•Accountability for validity of location financial statements and representations
•Developing and following standard work to ensure location, business unit and Arconic ATEP Corporate deadlines are met
•Promoting a safe work environment
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