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Plant Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Lansing Full-Time
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3-5 Year CPA’s with aspirations of being a controller…Please See This!


Our client, one of the nation’s  largest packaging organizations, is looking for a CPA candidate for their Plant Accountant role.  The ideal candidate will spend 2-3 years in this role, working very closely with the Regional Controller, learning the packaging business and structure of the organization.  After that period, candidate should be prepared to take over a challenging role as a Plant Controller.


Day to Day Responsibilities include


  • Working closely on projects and communication with Regional Controller
  • Daily work with journal entries and the general ledger
  • Monthly, quarterly, and annual budgeting and forecasting
  • Communications with Marketing Department, Sales, Operations…etc.
  • Shared oversight of staff level accountants
  • Travel up to 20%

Qualified candidates MUST HAVE


  • BA in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA with 2+ years in Public Accounting
  • Excellent computer skills and excel knowledge
  • Ability to make decisions and give direction



This is a great opportunity for the right candidate who is looking to fast track their corporate career with a very solid company who is a leader in their industry.  Many of the top level employees have been with the company 15 plus years, which indicates the strength of the organization and potential for career longevity.  This position is offering a very competitive compensation and benefits package, including 401k. 

Skills required

Financial Transactions
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices


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Plant Accountant
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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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