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Controller, Plant


Seattle, WA, US, 98134

Job ID:  49852
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Employee
Talent Area:  Finance, Legal, and Tax

Role Description: 

Responsible for directing the financial functions and assure compliance with established procedures, administrating accounting, financial controls, directing the preparation, analysis and interpretations of financial reports and data required by plant and corporate management. 


Key Responsibilities: 


  • Maintain timely and accurate production and inventory reporting systems 

  • Prepare and/or administer the preparation of month end financial statements and associated journal entries 

  • Analyze balance sheet accounts as required 

  • Direct the activities of the accounting staff 

  • Develop an annual business plan with assistance from Department Managers and corporate staff 

  • Provide regular reporting of department and plant performance to the appropriate managers and participate in corrective action plans as needed. 

  • Comply with Environmental and Food Safety standards as set forth in plant policies/programs within Department responsibilities. 




  • A Bachelor s degree in Accounting/Finance with at least 5 years of manufacturing experience 

  • Prefer MS or CPA.  

  • Must possess a strong financial background and be able to do month end financial preparation and analysis, yearly budgeting, and Plant accounting functions 

  • Must have excellent PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, Power Point, Access, and SAP software required. 

  • Must have strong communication skills and possess exceptional organizational and planning skills and be able to handle multiple tasks in a team-based environment. 

About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with revenues of almost $7 billion.
Today we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.

•    Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
•    Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
•    Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?

Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. 

Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.
We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. 

We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle