Plant Controller – Foreman, AR

at CRH Americas Materials
Location Foreman, Arkansas
Date Posted July 3, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


Job ID: 415199

Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us. We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.

Position Overview

Performs general accounting duties and responsibilities. Prepares and maintains annual budget. Directly supervises accounting assistant performing A/P and payroll processes. Provides cost data to various departments as needed. Performs month end closing and reporting. Regularly exposed to confidential information requiring appropriate discretion. Works from general policies and objectives. Refers to supervisor when in need of clarification or interpretation of organizational policy. Exercises direct supervision over Administrative Assistant and Accounting Assistant.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Prepares annual budget and reconciles capital expenditures.
  • Prepares production and cost reports on monthly basis.
  • Performs reconciliation of raw material, work in process and finished goods reports.
  • Create and transmit daily shipping report.
  • Performs month-end closing by providing general ledger reconciliation and preparing journal entries and accruals.
  • Provides accounting support for A/P and payroll systems.
  • Enter and submit wage and salary payroll.
  • Supervises and/or directly performs the review/approval of A/P invoices for completeness and accuracy.
  • Receives, disburses and balances the petty cash fund.
  • Maintains plant equipment list, fixed asset list, licenses and titles of plant vehicles, and attendance records.
  • Establishes, communicates and assigns job responsibilities for administrative assistant.
  • Maintains filing and plant records as they pertain to accountant position.

Other Requirements

  • Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates excellent judgment and decision making skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Extensive knowledge of plant office responsibilities including payroll processing and accounting procedures.
  • Proficient in Excel and Word. Ability to utilize various software programs to maintain accurate records and generate reports.


  • 3 or more years of experience in similar position.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred


  • Bachelor's Degree

What CRH Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About CRH

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

If you re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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