Project Accounting Manager-Plastipak GBTC - Plymouth, MI

Plastipak

Plymouth, MI

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Plymouth, MI, US
LOCATION
Plymouth, MI
POSTED
4 days ago

Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design, manufacturing, and recycling of plastic rigid containers. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship.

Plastipak follows industry leading protocols to address COVID-19, including regular disinfection, electrostatic cleaning and temperature sensing kiosks at most locations.  We strictly adhere to all CDC guidelines to provide a safe working environment for our associates and visitors; including face coverings, social distancing, and hand sanitizer stations.

Named one of America's Best Mid-Sized Employers by Forbes in 2021, ​Plastipak offers many great benefits, including:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

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Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Description:

We are seeking an efficient Project Manager to manage accounting programs for our corporate location. This role will have the opportunity to provide meaningful insight and recommendations on integration strategies. There is also the opportunity to accelerate career growth within the largest privately-held rigid plastics manufacturer in North America, as this role is high visibility within our organization

Responsibilities: 

  • Manage program to review customer contracts, pricing, and costs to identify areas of margin leakage as well as cost recovery for errors
  • Review SG&A budgets
  • Perform due diligence on potential acquisitions
  • Assist in developing, documenting and implementing efficient, controlled and sustainable financial reporting processes
  • Maintain and track integration plans
  • Assist with other departmental needs which may include the monthly close process
  • Prepare both standard and more complex, non-standard journal entries
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations and general ledger account analysis
     

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • 5+ years’ work of audit and accounting experience; public accounting experience required
  • CPA is strongly preferred
  • Strong Project Management skills
  • Strong understanding of GAAP guidelines and ability to research accounting treatments
  • Understanding of IFRS and US GAAP
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to construct meaningful and orderly work papers in a timely manner
  • Flexible and productive working in a multi-tasking environment
  • Excel and MS Office proficient
  • General Ledger balance sheet reconciliation preparation and analysis
  • Audit / Regulatory experience

Why should you apply?

You may be eligible for:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

About the Company

Plastipak

Plastipak is a global leader in the rigid plastic packaging and recycling industries with more than 50 years of engaged hearts and minds. With innovation as a key driver, Plastipak operates at more than 40 production sites across the globe with operations throughout North America, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. Our purpose is to create products which inspire choice, provide value and are sustainably balanced for our customers.
COMPANY SIZE
5,000 to 9,999 employees
INDUSTRY
Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturing
FOUNDED
1967
WEBSITE
https://www.plastipak.com/