Plant Controller in Aurora, CO at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 10/29/2019

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Job Description

A Plant Controller job in Aurora, CO is available at Milgard Windows and Doors. We are looking for a finance professional with a manufacturing background who can be a strong business partner with the Operations, Sales and HR functions at our manufacturing facility. While the position is part of a matrix organization and reports up through Milgard Finance, the position is also part of the location leadership team that is responsible for driving execution on operational and financial goals. In addition to supporting traditional accounting functions, they are also responsible for budgeting and forecasting as well as financial, operational and sales analysis. Milgard Windows & Doors is the leading manufacturer of windows and doors in the Western United States with operations in Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, and Texas.

Plant Controller job responsibilities include:

  • Apply business acumen and a bias for data driven decision-making in order to be an effective business partner
  • Works with location management to develop monthly financial forecasts annual operating plans
  • Analyzes location financial, operational and sales results and partners with functional leaders to address performance gaps and drive solutions
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities and validates savings achieved during these events
  • Supports Corporate Finance during month end close and supports the maintenance of general and subsidiary ledgers, accounts receivable, revenue distribution, depreciation, fixed assets, inventory and operating expenses
  • Ensures the location has adequate internal controls to address financial statement risk (SOX 404), fraud risk, and protection of company assets


  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting Required, Advanced degrees and certifications preferred.
  • Five plus years of experience in Finance or Accounting with a clear progression of increased responsibilities
  • Experience in manufacturing strongly desired; Lean or other Continuous Improvement (CI) experiences are highly valued
  • Must be experienced in month end closing, financial statement reporting, cost accounting, budgeting, forecasting as well as financial and operational analysis
  • Advanced skills with Excel and Business Intelligence (BI) tools are desired

Milgard is growing with a track record of strong financial performance, which creates opportunities for team members. A great opportunity to learn our business and show what you can do to build a great team and organization. We have a robust total reward offering including:

  • Performance Bonus Incentive - your efforts are rewarded!
  • Vacation and Sick pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision - Milgard picks up the majority cost of these important benefits!
  • 401k with a match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Tuition assistance - continue your education; we will help!
  • Career growth opportunities - take on more responsibility and grow!

If you are interested in our Plant Controller job in Aurora, CO please apply now. To learn more about Milgard's products, services, and culture visit our website at We have built our success on our foundational philosophy of Respect, Service, and Excellence. Milgard Windows & Doors is a great place to grow your career as we continue to build an even greater organization!


Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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