Job Description

Carpenter Co. has an exciting career opportunity available for a Plant Accountant at our location in Riverside, CA. This is a great opportunity to join a thriving organization committed to operational excellence that offers stability, excellent benefits in a place to learn and grow professionally.

The Plant Accountant perform accounting activities in support of the Plant Controller. The Plant Accountant prepares journal entries, assists with P&L review and prepares weekly and monthly reports will have daily communication with employees, department supervisors and plant management.

Position Description

  • Prepare journal entries
  • Prepare margin projections on a weekly basis
  • Analyze and maintain quoting and production materials
  • Prepare weekly and monthly scheduling that analyzes the performance of various product lines
  • Assists with preparation of monthly P&L analysis for review by management
  • Establish, maintain and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures
  • Prepare schedules for corporate distribution
  • Assists with monthly, quarterly and yearly inventory procedures throughout the division
  • Ad hoc projects as required

Skills/ Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2+ years of accounting or costing experience preferably in a manufacturing setting
  • Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience with SAP is a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Excellent communication skills; both oral and written
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, overtime, holidays, weekends when needed.


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Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.