Ardagh Group
Controller Plant
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Bridgeton (US-BRI), United States Map
Posted: 10/09/2019
Closing: 11/08/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: 3 to 4 years
Ardagh Group
Job description

Ardagh Group manufactures packaging for the world's biggest brands. We have a reputation for innovation, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. The unprecedented growth of our business has been driven by our unrivaled expertise, obsession with quality and commitment to continuous improvement.
Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 109 glass and metal manufacturing facilities in 22 countries, employing approximately 23,500 people with global sales of approximately €7,7 bn.

Role Description:

Responsible for directing the financial functions and assure compliance with established procedures, administrating accounting and 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 AccountingFinance 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.
Controller Plant