Plant Controller

  • Vari-Form
  • Strathroy, ON, Canada
  • Jun 14, 2018
Full-time / Permanent Financial Services

Job Description

Plant Controller



  • Vari-Form Inc. manufactured automotive parts. Vari-Form Inc. has three facilities in Strathroy, Ontario and additional sites located in USA, Italy, China, and Mexico.



  • Preparation of the annual manufacturing budget and weekly comparison of actual results to budget, including variance analysis.
  • Preparing and reviewing monthly manufacturing reports.
  • Preparing accrual journal entries for manufacturing expenditures and correcting journal entries based on review of the manufacturing reports monthly.
  • Creation of financial analysis for new potential projects including calculation net present value, internal rate of return, and cash flows. 
  • Working with engineering, sales and estimating departments to develop analysis and presenting business case to management for approval.
  • Tracking and forecasting the expenditures on all capital, tooling, and licensee, spending and maintaining the fixed asset sub-ledger.
  • Calculating and maintaining the standard cost of inventory in BPCS and balancing inventory to the general ledger, support manufacturing personnel on costing and inventory, including year-end physical.
  • Support and backup the Company Controller and other finance department personnel.


  • Accounting Designation or University Degree working towards designation.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience, preferably in an automotive manufacturing environment or financial auditing.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Computer literacy, with strong proficiency in Excel.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.


  • Send your resume to with your salary expectations. 
  • Please indicate ‘Plant Controller’ in email subject line. 


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