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Requisition ID:  55768

Assistant Plant Controller



Are you looking for more?

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



What we need:


Mohawk is looking for an Assistant Plant Controller to bring more financial guidance and solutions to plant operations. This role is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day financial operations of Mohawk’s plants and ensuring financial activities are in line with divisional goals and objectives. The Assistant Plant Controller will also ensure conformity with generally accepted accounting principles and compliance with company and governmental regulations.


What you’ll do:


  • Help with managing the plant’s budgeting, forecasting, costing, strategic planning, provide objective guidance, and offer constructive feedback
  • Perform all aspects of general accounting and assist with audits, reconciliations, and analysis of capital projects
  • Consult with the plant management team in all functional areas of the plant to gather information concerning production, inventories, efficiencies, plant payroll, and any other focal areas
  • Serve as a member of the plant management team to maintain the integrity of the plant’s financial statements and support plant management on business decisions
  • Prepare reporting based on financial data, forecasting, & production, to facilitate agile, data-driven decision making
  • Perform month-end closing duties including preparing journal entries, reviewing financial accounts, and performing account reconciliations


What you have:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or a related discipline 
  • In-depth understanding of:
    • GAAP, financial accounting principles and practices, specifically as they apply to costing, capital expenditure, budgeting, and internal reporting
    • Finance control, processes, and systems
    • Cost estimation and control, and budget management 


What you’re good at:


  • Communicating effectively with a wide range of individuals in written, oral and interpersonal form, effectively exercising tact, discretion, judgment, and diplomacy when interacting or negotiating with internal and external customers
  • Collecting and analyzing statistical and financial data with a proven ability to think through the intricacies of a given situation.
  • Printing and explaining business and financial information in a way that establishes rapport, influence others, and gains understanding
  • Accepting responsibility, challenging established practices, and drawing relevant conclusions, including the willingness to take a calculated risk, to stimulate, market, and sell new ideas within the division
  • Acting as a managerial advisor on professional and technical issues to reach strategic decisions


What else?


  • We’re located in a pretty great spot – check out this video to see what we mean. Our office is located in Calhoun, GA.



Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

Nearest Major Market: Calhoun

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