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Group Plant Controller

Group Plant Controller

Req No. 
2017-2448
Job Locations 
US-IL-Chicago
Category 
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Type 
Permanent Full-Time

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Overview

We have a simple mission - save lives through making healthcare safer.  By joining Daniels Health, a global and family owned company, you will be surrounded by colleagues who are dedicated to each other and empowered to deliver the future success of the company. With a strong focus on future growth we are now looking for a Group Plant Controller to join our North American Head Quarters.

 

The Group Plant Controller is responsible for leading oversight of an efficient and productive operations Team – which includes 11 US based Plants. The Controller will be a key member of the management team to drive the following financial disciplines through the culture of the business:

  • Thorough analysis, due diligence and planning in advance of Plant Expenditure commitment,
    • A return on investment culture,
    • Quick & thorough execution,
  • Financial controls - in particular business case approval in advance of capital spend or decisions,
  • Steward of the governance process for delegated authority as it relates to the Supply Chain,
  • Reporting that supports Plant operational and financial control,
  • Maximization of Plant (and Asset) utilization,
  • A culture of sound financial stewardship throughout the business (no surprises and a platinum level of internal control),

Further the role will need to lead the following processes:

  • Plant performance & improvement processes,
    • Variable Costs Analysis (LEAN review)
    • P&L spend analysis and reporting
  • Supply Chain reporting (including drill down on Workforce spend) for:
    • Operating Plants – with analysis by departments
    • Logistics Teams, and
    • Field Service Teams
  • Supply Chain (including Plant) cost management projects,
  • Finance lead on business acquisitions as it relates to Plant integration,

We would love to hear from applicants with the following experience:

  • Plant Floor or Operational Experience would be highly valued
  • IT Systems exposure (operational/routing/service based systems)
  • Process Improvement Experience
  • Extensive travel: Daniels has eleven Plants in the USA and the success of this role will be dependent on a willingness to travel to these Plants to support their requirements,

From the People and Culture team here, we wish you all the best with your application!