Assistant Plant Controller


Plymouth, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Finance & Controlling

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a Assistant Plant Controller located at their plant in Plymouth, MI.  


If you have Financial Analyst or Controlling experience, then this position might be right for you! 



Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of and ensure the accuracy of financial and operational analyses for the plant; Integrity and correct financial reporting are key
  • The Assistant Plant Controller will be expected to represent the Plant Controller in planning meetings and monthly reviews when needed
  • Provide assistance to the Plant Controller to complete the annual budget and business plan ; The completion of the annual budget, quarterly forecasts and monthly reporting metrics are core activities
  • Assist with completion of month-end close process and plant performance variance analyses
  • Assist the Plant Controller with the review and approval of capital expenditures for project spending
  • Responsible for monitoring the Assets Under Construction and assisting with the annual Physical Inventory Count
  • Assist with Financial and Internal Audits
  • Perform analysis on project spending
  • Perform General Accounting tasks as needed
  • Ensure compliance with policies and procedures


Education & Experience:

  • ​​​​​​​Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 3+ years experience in a Financial Analyst or Controlling role, preferably in Automotive
  • Strong analytical skills and cost improvement experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Office knowledge – esp. Excel
  • Preferred experience working with SAP​​​​​​​



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit